Don Tindall

Don Tindall

Professor, Department of Theatre Arts
Faculty, School of Humanities and Sciences

Specialty:Sound Design
Phone:(607) 274-3929
Office:212 Dillingham Center
Ithaca, NY 14850

Don is an associate professor of sound design for the B.F.A. in Theatrical Production Arts program in the Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts. He teaches courses that include Theatrical Design I: Sound, Theatrical Design II: Sound, Theatre Technology II: Sound, and Computer Aided Drafting for the Theatre. He also mentors student sound designers and sound engineers in departmental productions, capstone projects and internships.

Don is also a professional, freelance sound designer. He has designed sound for the Denver Center Theatre Company, Pensylvania Shakespeare Festival, Working Theatre, Signature Theatre Company, Hangar Theatre, Illusion Theatre, Burning Coal Theatre Company, Cornell University, Kitchen Theatre and others. His world premiere productions include The Quick Change Room by Nagle Jackson, Thunder Knocking on the Door by Keith Glover, A Lesson Before Dying by Romulus Linney, The Venus de Milo is Armed by Kia Corthron, Disguises by Craig Warner, Call Me Waldo by Rob Ackerman, as well as Strangerhorse, The Two of You, and Selling Out by Brian Dykstra. Before coming to Ithaca College he was the resident sound designer and sound department head for the Alabama Shakespeare Festival (1996-2005), where he designed nearly seventy plays, musicals, and new works from the Southern Writer’s Project play festival. He also designs and consults on theatrical audio systems, composes music and works on studio projects.


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