Andy Gutshall is the technical director for the Department of Theatre Arts at Augustana.
He has been the production and technical operations coordinator for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and was the facilities technical director at Concordia University-Saint Paul, where he taught stagecraft and lighting design.
He also has been a master carpenter for Utah Shakespeare Festival, the technical director for the Nebraska Repertory Theatre, Lakeshore Players Summer Youth Project and Lincoln Christian School.
Besides being a technical director, Gutshall is the scenic and lighting designer for Opera @ Augustana and has enjoyed designing lights for numerous dance companies in Minnesota: 10,000 Dances, Young Dance, Saint Paul City Ballet, Ballet Arts Minnesota and CAAM Chinese Dance Theater, to name a few.
He is a member of IATSE Local 85 and USITT. His design work was published in World Stage Design 2005 an international exhibition of set, costume, lighting & sound design.
- B.S., Illinois State
- M.F.A., University of Nebraska