Faculty and Staff | Kenneth Shaw

Ken ShawKenneth is Visiting Assistant Professor of Scene Design. He has been the Head of Design for The Theatre of Youth Company of Buffalo New York for the last 18 years.  In that time he has designed the scenery and costumes for over 80 of Theatre of Youth Companies productions. He has also designed extensively for Shakespeare in Delaware Park, and The Irish Classical Theatre Company. Born in Toronto, he is a graduate of The National Theatre School of Canada and apprenticed at The International Theatre Institute in Prague. After returning to Canada, he completed an assistantship at The Shaw Festival. Mr. Shaw was the recipient of The David Fendrick Award in 1999, and has received twelve Artie Awards for Outstanding Scenery and Costume Design.


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