Early Career

Tuesday, December 8, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Advice for Early Career Designers - David Ivers

David Ivers imparts advice and answers questions from early career designers wishing to work in American Regional Theatres.

David Ivers is current the artistic director of South Coast Repertory Theater, Tony Award Winning LORT theater in Costa Mesa California. Prior to his appointment as artistic director at South Coast Repertory, he served as artistic director for Arizona Theater Company. Before that, he served more than 20 years as an actor and director at Utah Shakespeare Festival, with the last six as artistic director. He was a resident artist at Denver Center Theatre Company for a decade, acting in and/or directing more than 40 plays and has helmed productions at many of the nation’s leading regional theatres including the Guthrie Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Berkeley Repertory Theatre. He earned his BA from Southern Oregon University and his MFA from the University of Minnesota