Curriculum Vitae

Wladimiro A. Woyno R.

Wlad Woyno

Phone: 203-715-0705
Email: wlad@wawr.ca

Wladimiro A. Woyno R. is a set, lighting and projection designer/technologist passionate about live performance. Originally from Bogota, Colombia, he studied theatre production at the Banff Centre and design at the University of British Columbia. Currently, he is enrolled at the Yale School of Drama as an MFA Candidate in Design. A devoted collaborator with the creative teams of several companies, he is flexible, thorough and creatively involved in telling stories.
With a technical background in stage lighting, video and carpentry, his work explores the adaptation of new technologies into the theatrical tradition. Interested in the development of theatre spaces, show control and scenography, he is an avid reader, constantly learning, inventing and exploring.

Education and Training

Education

Institution

Dates

MFA Candidate in Design Yale School of Drama Class of 2018
BFA Theatre Design and Production University Of British Columbia, Canada Class of 2012
Winter/Summer Stage Carpentry Work/Study The Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada October 2009 – August 2010
Summer Scenic Carpentry Work/Study The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada May 2009 – September 2009
Summer Lighting Technician Work/Study The Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada June 2008 – August 2008
International Baccalaureate And High School Diploma Graded, The American School of São Paulo Class of 2007

Past Employment

Employment

Employer

Dates

Head of Lighting Department Theatre Junction GRAND March 2013 – May 2014
Assistant Technical Director/Audio/Video/Rigging Kidd Pivot: The Tempest Replica Tour August 2012 – December 2012
Casual Stage Technician Chan Centre for The Arts April 2012 – March 2013
Casual Stage, Lighting and Projections Technician Shadbolt Arts Centre, Burnaby December 2011 – March 2013
Frederic Wood Theatre Rental Technician University of British Columbia, Canada April 2011 – April 2012
Dorothy Somerset Studio House Technician University of British Columbia, Canada September 2010 – April 2011
Resource Groups Design and Publications Coordinator University of British Columbia, Canada September 2008 – April 2009

 Design

Position / Role

Event

Director

Venue

Year

Projection Designer USITT 2017 St. Louis: EXPO Lobby Installation America’s Center Convention 2017
Projection Designer Yale School of Drama: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Lucie Dawkings Iseman Theater 2017
Projection Designer Yale School of Drama: Bulgaria! Revolt! Elizabeth Dinkova Iseman Theater 2016
Lighting Designer o2 Dance Company: Pieces Sarah Dolan Currie Barracks 2016
Director & Designer Yale Cabaret Satellite Festival: Vignette of a Recollection, A VR Experience 205 Park Street 2016
Projection Designer Yale School of Drama: The Merchant of Venice Kevin Hourigan Iseman Theater 2016
Lighting Designer Rosebud Theatre: The Wizard of Oz Morris Ertman Rosebud Opera house 2015
Lighting Designer Decidedly Jazz Danceworks: Ziriguidum Kim Cooper Theatre Junction 2015
Set & Lighting Designer Globe Theatre: A Date with the Night Eric Rose Globe Theatre Cabaret 2015
Projection Designer Ghost River Theatre, Alberta Theatre Projects: The Last Voyage of Donald Crowhurst Eric Rose Martha Cohen Theatre 2015
Lighting Designer Decidedly Jazz Danceworks: Year of the Horse Kim Cooper The Grand 2014
Lighting Designer Decidedly Jazz Danceworks: Dancers in Love Vicki Adams Willis The Grand 2014
Lighting Designer o2 Dance Company: Answers Sarah Dolan The Grand 2013
Projection Designer Nederlands Dans Theatre 1: Parade Crystal Pite Lucent Dans Theatre 2013
Lighting Designer Green Thumb Theatre: The Edge Project Shawn Macdonald Round House Arts Centre 2013
Lighting Designer Delinquent Theatre: Stationary: A Recession-Era Musical Laura Mclean The Cultch 2012
Lighting Designer Hardline Productions: Coercion Genevieve Fleming The Cultch 2012
Lighting and Set Designer United Players: Burnt By The Sun Elizabeth McLaughlin Jericho Arts Centre 2012
Set,Lighting,Projection Designer Thane of My Existence Chris McGregor CBC Studio 700 2012
Set and Lighting Designer UBC Theatre: Problem Child and The End of Civilization Chris Roboson Telus Studio Theatre 2012
Lighting Designer The Dance Centre: 10x10x10 Martha Carter Vancouver Dance Centre 2011
Set and Lighting Designer ButterDragon Productions: Figment Chris Robson Studio 15 2011
Lighting Designer Gateway Theatre Academy: Imagine! Dawn Ewen Gateway Theatre 2011
Scenographer Songfire Theatre: Songs from Spoon River Tom Scholte Frederic Wood Theatre 2011
Scenographer Songfire Theatre: Try Me, Good King: The Wives of Henry VIII Tom Scholte Frederic Wood Theatre 2011
Lighting / Set Designer Kinectichism Theatre: Love/Stories Brian Cochrane Little Mountain 2011
Lighting Designer Gateway Theatre Academy: Seussical the Musical Jr.and Silverwing Bev Sauve Gateway studio B 2011
Lighting Designer UBC Theatre: Wild Honey Brian Cochrane Frederic Wood Theatre 2011
Lighting / Projection Designer UBC Theatre: Dead Man’s Cellphone Chris McGregor Telus Studio Theatre 2011
Lighting Supervisor UBC Brave New Play Rites Festival Various Dorothy Somerset Studio 2011
Lighting Designer UBC Brave New Play Rites festivals Various Dorothy Somerset Studio 2009
Set / Lighting Designer UBC Player’s Club: Armitage Brendan Albano Havana Theatre, Vancouver 2008

 Associate and Assistant

Position / Role

Event

Director

Venue

Year

Asst. Projection Designer Yale Repertory Theater: Imogen Says Nothing
(VD: Yana Birÿkova)
Laurie Woolery Yale University Theatre 2016
Associate Video Designer 4Act: Ghost, O Musical
(VD: Zak Borovay)
José Possi Neto Teatro Bradesco, SP Brazil 2016
Associate Video Designer Calgary Stampede Grandstand: Grand Spectacular
(VD: Sean Nieuwenhuis)
Brian Foley Stampede Grandstand 2016
Asst. Video Designer Yale Opera:Don Quixotte
(Video Designer: Yana Birÿkova)
Linda Brovsky Yale Opera 2016
Asst. Projection Designer Yale School of Drama: The Skin of Our Teeth
(PD: Rasean Davonte Johnson)

Luke Harlan Yale Repertory Theater 2015
Asst. Video Designer Calgary Stampede Grandstand: Canadian Classic (VD: Sean Nieuwenhuis) Brian Foley Stampede Grandstand 2015
Asst. Video Designer Calgary Stampede Grandstand: Barnburner
(VD: Sean Nieuwenhuis)
Dave Pierce Stampede Grandstand 2014
Asst. Projection Technologist Out Innerspace: Vessel Tiff Tregarthen Shadbolt Arts Centre 2013
Associate Video Designer Theatre Under the Stars:Titanic-A New Musical Max Reimer Malkin Bowl 2012
Projection Technologist 605 Collective: Inheritor Album Lisa Gelley National Arts Centre 2012
Asst. Lighting Designer/Associate Projection Designer Gateway Theatre: The Sound of Music
(LD: Sharon Huizinga)
Chris McGregor Gateway Theatre 2011
Asst. Lighting Designer Ballet BC: Three Fold
(LD: James Proudfoot)
Robert Glumbek Queen Elizabeth Theatre 2011
Associate Lighting Designer RedShift Music Society: The Vertical Orchestra Jordan Nobles Vancouver Public Library 2011
Lighting Supervisor UBC Brave New Play Rites Festival Various Dorothy Somerset Studio 2011
Associate Projection Designer Illuminate Yale Town: Revolv-a-lution Yaletown Mini Yaletown Mini 2011
Asst. Lighting Designer UBC Theatre: The Madonna Painter
(LD: Mandi Lau)
Craig Holzschuh Telus Studio Theatre 2010
Asst. Lighting Designer UBC Theatre: Gormenghast
(LD: Ron Fedoruk)
Stephen Malloy Frederic Wood Theatre 2008

Technical Experience

Position / Role

Event

Director

Venue

Year

Projection Programmer Yale Repertory Theater:Scenes from Court Life
(VD: Yana Birÿkova)
Mark Wing-Davey Yale University Theater 2016
Projection Programmer Yale Repertory Theater: Cymbeline
(PD:Rasean Davonte Johnson)
Evan Yionulous Yale University Theater 2016
Projection Programmer Yale Repertory Theater: Peerless
(PD: Shawn Boyle)
Margot Bordelon Yale Repertory Theater 2015
Technical Director Ghost River Theatre: The Highest Step in the World Eric Rose Persephone Theatre 2014
Projection Technologist Theatre Junction: Sometime Between Now
and When the Sun Goes Supernova
Mark Lawes The Grand 2013
Tour Assistant TD:
Audio/Video/Rigging
Kidd Pivot: The Tempest Replica Crystal Pite Canada/USA/Germany 2012
Head Electrician UBC Theatre: Two Merchants Dana Chalmers Telus Studio Theatre 2011
Head Electrician UBC Mainstage: The Madwoman of Chaillot Stephen Heatley Frederic Wood Theatre 2010
Head Electrician UBC Theatre: The Idiots Karamazov Chris McGregor Frederic Wood Theatre 2009
Head Electrician UBC Theatre: Medea Lois Anderson Telus Studio Theatre 2009
Head Electrician UBC Theatre: Unity 1918 Stephen Drover Telus Studio Theatre 2008
Head Electrician Banff Centre Festival Dance Robert Glumbek Margaret Greenham Theatre 2008
Lighting Work/Study Summer 2008 (10 Productions) Various Banff Centre 2008
Projections Editor UBC Brave New Play Rites Festival Various Dorothy Somerset Studio 2008
Lighting Crew UBC Theatre: Learned Ladies Patrick Gauthier Frederic Wood Theatre 2008
Lighting Crew UBC Theatre: A Midsummer’s Night Dream Stephen Heatley Frederic Wood Theatre 2007

Other Information

Languages Bilingual in English and Spanish; fluent in Portuguese
Software Proficient in MS Office, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premier, InDesign, VectorWorks, Lightwright, Watchout, Isadora, Touch Designer and Qlab. PC and Mac friendly
Lighting Consoles Proficient in ETC (EOS series, Express series)
Membership Associated Designers of Canada (ADC) Associate Member, IATSE 212 Member, CITT Member
Automation Consoles Basic Operator Training on Niscon’s Raynok System
Awards and Grants 2016: DMCA Interdisciplinary Arts Awards support collaborative arts projects by Yale University students, both graduate and undergraduate. Awards were granted in amounts of up to $5,000 to projects that demonstrated an ability to collaborate across fields with creative and critical insight, and thereby reflect the interdisciplinary arts research mission of the DMCA.
2016: Hewlett-Packard Blended Reality Grant to develop a Virtual reality piece that explores a theatrical narrative development process withing this new paradigmn media.
2012: Kensaku Asano Memorial Award in Theatre for “an unshakeably positive attitude toward theatrical work, a gift for encouraging other students, and a healthy sense of humour at all times”
2010/2011: Arts undergraduate research assistant (AURA) grant to create the scenography for two art song cycles presented by the Vancouver International Song Institute as part of Professor Robert Gardiner’s Digital Video Illumination research
2007: Entrance Scholarship to UBC’s Undergraduate
Music Five years of playing the violin
Other Interests Juggling, violin making, photography, poetry, publications layout editing

References available upon request.