• Nathan "Cory" Seymour •

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The Basics

Name: Nathan "Cory" Seymour
Department:  Dance Theatre
Role: Faculty
Position:  Producing Technical Director, Instructor, Building Proctor

Contact Info

Phone: (970) 491-1635
Office: UCA G133
Email: Nathan.Seymour@colostate.edu


Bio

Nathan “Cory” Seymour graduated from New England College in Henniker, NH in 1984 with a BA in theater, with an emphasis in both acting and technical elements; he holds an MFA in technical theatre and production management from North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, NC. After world tours as an electrician with Alvin Ailey American Dance Company, he worked in New York from 1990 to 1999 on several major Broadway shows as an electrician and props crew head, including The Who’s Tommy, Beauty and the Beast, Barrymore, Sunset Boulevard, Titanic, and Phantom of the Opera. Cory was Prop Shop Foreman with the Denver Center of Performing Arts from 1999 until he joined CSU’s Theatre faculty as Shop Foreman in 2003.

Cory is now Technical Director for the Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance at the University Center for the Arts, instructs Design Fundamentals, Stage Management, Production Management, and Technical Theatre, and has been involved in major Theatre productions, and many Dance and Opera productions. Cory brings a wide and varied range of professional experiences to CSU students. Whether summer stock theatre, community theatre, professional equity theatre houses, Broadway, music, dance, touring productions and companies, Cory shares every story, tip and trick that he’s learned with students so they graduate prepared and inspired.