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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Fine and Performing Arts


Lee Keenan, M.F.A.

Title/s: Instructor of Theatre

Office #: Mundelein 1318

Phone: 773-508-3842

E-mail: lkeenan@luc.edu


Mr. Lee Keenan is an Instructor of Lighting Design. He teaches Introduction to Lighting Design, Advanced Lighting Design, Design in Chicago, Introduction to Design, Practicum, Crafts for the Stage, and Introduction to Theatre. He also designs lights for Mainstage productions and serves at Mentor for student lighting designers working on Mainstage and Second Stage Productions.

Mr. Keenan has designed lights for The House Theatre of Chicago (company member), Lookingglass Theatre, Court Theatre, 500 Clown, Next Theatre, Silk Road Theatre Project (Artistic Associate), Steppenwolf Theatre SYA & Garage Rep, the Griffin Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre: Short Shakes, Bailiwick Chicago, Buzz22, Theatre Seven, Eclipse Theatre Company, Walkabout Theater Company, About Face Youth Theatre,  Apple Tree, Circle Theatre, Bailiwick, Infamous Commonwealth, Illinois Humanities Council, Chicago Festival of the Arts, Northwestern University, the Building Stage, Santa Barbara Dance Alliance, Milwaukee Repertory, Centerstage Baltimore, Ardienne Arsht Center Miami and Kansas City Rep.

Mr. Keenan's local scenic designs have been seen at The House Theatre of Chicago, Silk Road Theatre Project, Collaboraction, Barrel of Monkeys, The Building Stage, Vittum Theatre, Infamous Commonwealth, and the Hypocrites. Mr. Keenan is a founding company member of Sandbox Theatre Project where he helped design site specific experiences from 2003-2008.


M.F.A., Northwestern University

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara



Department of Fine and Performing Arts · 1032 W. Sheridan Road, Mundelein Center, Suite 1200, Chicago, IL 60660 · 773.508.7510 ·Fax: 773.508.7515 · dfpa@luc.edu

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