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 Scott  Pursley

Scott Pursley

  • Assoc Prof/Auditorium Manager

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  • Tahlequah
    • University Playhouse 104
    • Phone: (918) 444-2796

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Scott is an Associate Professor/Technical Director for Northeastern State University Drama. In his time with NSU Drama he has designed lights for over 50 productions, designed sound and set for over 40 productions, and has directed 10 plays. Scott has worked in film and theatre all across the country and worked with many acts including Sandy Duncan, The All American Rejects, Carrie Underwood, James Earl Jones, and Vince Gill. Scott is from McAlester, Oklahoma, and graduated from McAlester High School. He has a Bachelors Degree in Speech with an emphasis in Theatre from NSU and a Masters in Fine Arts from the Academy of Art University.
Scott is a member of the United States Institute of Technical Theatre, the University Film and Video Association, the Pixel Corps, the San Francisco Film Society, and the Oklahoma Speech, Theatre, and Communication Association


Research Interests:

Lighting Theory
Film History
Psychology of Color Theory
Theatrical Design

Teaching Interests:

Stage Lighting
Sound Design
Technical Direction
Film/Video Production

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