Dan J. Kotlowitz

Academic Appointments

Leon E. Williams Professor of Theater

Dan Kotlowitz joined the Dartmouth faculty in the winter of 1995 as the Lighting Designer for the Theater Department. In 2000 he was the Melville Straus Fellow, in 2008 he was awarded the John M. Manley Huntington Memorial Award for outstanding teaching and research, and in 2010 he was the Petit Family Fellow.

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  • B.A. Grinnell College
  • M.F.A. University of Wisconsin at Madison

Selected Publications

  • Lighting Designer, Red,  George Street Theatre & Cleveland Playhouse, 2012

  • Lighting Designer, A Doll's House, Huntington Theatre Company 2017

  • Lighting Designer, God of Carnage, Asolo Repertory Theatre, 2012

  • Lighting Designer, A Delicate Balance, Macbeth & Endgame, Berkshire Theatre Festival, 2011

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Works In Progress

  • Lighting Design: Macbeth and Heisenberg at Shakespeare and Company, Lenox MA

    Lighting Design: Petrified Forest at Berkshire Theatre Festival, MA

    Lighting and Projection Design: Matilda, Northern Stage, VT