Associate Professor of Technical Direction/ Sound Supervisor/ Executive Technical Director
Department of Dramatic Arts
802 Bolton Rd., Unit 1127
Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1127
Jack Nardi (Head of the Technical Director Training Program, Executive Technical Director and Sound Supervisor of the Connecticut Repertory Theatre and Associate Professor of Dramatic Arts in Technical Theatre and Sound Design, MFA University of Connecticut) was the Technical Director at StageWest in West Springfield and has toured nationally as the sound engineer with the road companies of THE MUSIC MAN, starring Dick Van Dyke; SUGAR BABIES, starring Carol Channing and Robert Morse; and THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS, Houston Company. In Boston, he designed sound for the Charles Playhouse world premiere production of TOM FOOLERY by Tom Lehrer, while serving as Technical Director/Production Manager for the Theatre Arts Division of Emerson College. Mr. Nardi has also served as a consultant to the Property Management Division of Aetna Life and Casualty in Hartford and worked as a theatre consultant with faculty emeritus Jerry Rojo. He has done numerous sound designs for the Department of Dramatic Arts, most recently, Hot L Baltimore and North Shore Fish. As a member of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local #84 in Hartford, Mr. Nardi has worked on numerous rock and roll touring stage productions at the Hartford Civic Center and the Bushnell Memorial and served as project supervisor for Drobka Scenic Studios in Portland Connecticut.