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Mara Rich

Prop Management & Construction

mbr@mararich.com

Assistant Prop Shop Supervisor   

2018 - Midsummer Night’s Dream, Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Scenic Designer: Todd Rosenthal

2018 - Nell Gwyn, Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Scenic Designer: Hugh Durrant

2018 - SITP Midsummer, Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Director: Barbara Gaines

2018 - Peter Pan, Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Scenic Designer: Jeff Kmiec 

Prop Master          

2018 - Jesus Christ Superstar, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Matthew Hamel

2017 - Candide, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid

2017 - Children of Eden, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Logan Greenwell

2016 - Romeo & Juliet, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Whitney Glover

2016 - Pirates of Penzance, Shenandoah Summer Music Theater. Scenic Designer: William Pierson

2016 - Sweeney Todd, Shenandoah Summer Music Theater. Scenic Designer: William Pierson

2016 - My Fair Lady, Shenandoah Summer Music Theater. Scenic Designer: William Pierson

2016 - Ah, Wilderness! College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid  

2015 - Othello, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designers: Sammi Visbal & Peter Beudert

2014- The Full Monty, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Clare Rowe

2014- Oklahoma! Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Clare Rowe

2012- Cabaret, John Paul Theater. Scenic Designer: Geoffrey Eroe

2011 -  And Then There Were None, John Paul Theater. Scenic Designer: Geoffrey Eroe

2011 - American Dream, John Paul Theater. Scenic Designer: Geoffrey Eroe

2011- Zoo Story, John Paul Theater. Scenic Designer: Geoffrey Eroe

2011 - Rocky Horror Show, John Paul Theater. Scenic Designer: Geoffrey Eroe

Graduate Assistant

2018 - Suor Angelica, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Theron Wineinger

2018 - Gianni Schicchi, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Theron Wineinger

2018 - Love and Info, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Matthew Hamel

2017 - Seussical, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Mark Halpin 

2017 - Hamlet, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Logan Greenwell

2017 - Very Dumb Kids Show, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Karly Hasselfeld

2017 - Idomeneo,  College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Matthew Hamel

2017 - Mack & Mabel, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Mark Halpin 

2017 - Her Naked Skin, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Will Sawyer

2016 - Cendrillon, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid

2016 - They Were YouCollege- Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid

2016 - A Chorus Line, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Matthew Hamel

2016 - Middle Town, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM).  Scenic Designer: Theron Wineinger

                                                                 

Prop Assistant                                                                                                            

2015 - Carousel, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid

2013 - The Man Who Came to Dinner, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Peter Beudert

2013 - Nine, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Michelle Bisbee

 

Prop Artisan   

2017 - Seussical, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Vanessa Ballam

2017 - Hunchback of Notre Dame, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Brad Carrol

2017 - Madame Butterfly, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Val Rachelle

2017 - Music Man, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Val Rachelle

2017 - Rex, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Maggie Harrer

2017 - Pirates of Penzance, Utah Festival Opera. Director: Brad Carrol

2016 - Maria Stuarda, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Prop Master: Theron Wineinger

2016 - Cunning Little Vixen, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Mark Halpin

2016 - American Idiot, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Thomas Umfrid  

2015 - Merry Widow, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Will Sawyer  

2015 - Big River, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Katelyn Budke  

2015 - Pentecost, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM). Scenic Designer: Mark Halpin  

2015 - Barefoot in the Park, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Alyssa LeBlanc Kimball

2015 - This, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Alyssa LeBlanc Kimball

2014 - Frankenstein, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Peter Beudert

2014 - Lend Me A Tenor, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Melissa Erdman

2014 - Midsummer Night’s Dream, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Bruce Brockman

2013 - The Fantasticks, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Andrea Pratt

2013 - Boeing, Boeing, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Taryn Wintersteen

2013 - Cymbeline, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Jacklyn Fitzgerald

2013 - Love Song, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Natalie Lape

2012 - Inspecting Carol, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Peter Beudert

2012 - Avenue Q, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Clare Rowe

2012 - How I Learned to Drive, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Jacklyn Fitzgerald

Freelance Prop Artist

2017 - Waitress Tour, KSM Creations

2017 - Neil Gaiman's NeverwhereKnow Theater of Cincinnati

2012 - Dreyfus in Rehearsal, Arizona Jewish Theater Co.

Scenic Design Assistant

2015 - A Little Night Music, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Melissa Erdman

2014 - The Full Monty, Arizona Repertory Theater. Scenic Designer: Clare Rowe

Education

University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, OH. MFA in Props. 2015 - 2018.

University of Arizona, College of Fine Arts, Tucson, AZ. BFA in Scenic Design and Props. 2012 - 2015.

Management Skills

Shop Management; Deck Management; Creating & Maintaining Build Schedules; Budgeting; Rendering; Knowledge of Period Styles; Excel; Vectorworks; AutoCAD; Weapons Master; Time Management; CPR

Construction Skills

Pattern-Drafting; Draping; Embroidery; Basic Knitting;  Millinery; Machine Sewing; Hand Sewing; Surging; Upholstery; Casting; Sculpting Wire and Clay; Carving Foam, Wood, & Plaster; Jewelry-Making; Soldering; Wood Turning; Carpentry; Mig Welding; Leatherworking; Wig Ventilating; Scenic Painting; Faux Taxidermy; Scenic Model Making; Photoshop; Digital Photography; Gluten-Free Baking