Dennis Gill Booth

Scenic TechnologySchool of Design and Production

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Dennis Gill Booth

Professor Dennis G. Booth has taught technical direction at UNCSA since 1992. He is involved with North Carolina Theatre Conference and is an active journeyman stagehand, rigger and past president of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local No. 635 in Winston-Salem. Prior to joining UNCSA, he was a technical director and a faculty member in the school of Design and Technology at Wright State University. 

Be a part of the team. Know your craft, but also understand your limitations; build a team around you.

Dennis Booth

Career Highlights

  • Technical Director and Production Manager for major regional theatres
  • Consultant on world-class theatre facilities and projects
  • 25 years of experience in the training of technical theatre practitioners

Awards, Recognitions and Honors

  • UNCSA Excellence in Teaching Award, 2016


  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT)
  • Southeast Theatre Conference (SETC)
  • International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local No. 635 


M.F.A. DramaUniversity of Washington

B.A. TheaterState University of New York at Potsdam