Andrew Balmert


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013 - 2018Lighting Technician, Technical Supervisor, Audio Tech, Properties Tech, Stage Tech
Jersey Boys, Havana, Illusionarium, Elements, Second City, Nickelodeon, Cirque Dreams, Wine Lovers, Second City, Rock of Ages, Rock You Tonight, Parodis, Soul Rockin Nights, Band on the Run, The Look Of Love, Pure Variety, Showdown, Vegas the Show, VariouNorwegian Cruise Lines
Norwegian Bliss, Joy, Getaway, Breakaway, Star, Dawn, Sun, Sky
  • Education

    2013BFA Lighting Design and TechnologyWright State University

    Industry Awards

    Vacation Hero Award on Norwegian Cruise Lines 8 times in 8 contracts.


    Rudolph van Jaarsveld

    Fleet Production Manager

    Norwegian Cruise Line

    Miami, Florida

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Mark Asher

    Production Manager

    Norwegian Bliss

    Norwegian Cruise Line

    Miami, FL

    **contact removed**

    Matthew P. Benjamin

    Associate Professor of

    Lighting / Sound Design

    Wright State University

    Department of Theatre Arts

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Mark Metzger

    Artistic Director

    Town Hall Theater

    Dayton, Ohio

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Jason Banks

    Visiting Lighting Designer

    Interlochen Center for The Arts

    Interlochen, MI

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Tristan Cupp

    Founder and Artistic Director

    The Zoot Theater Company

    Dayton, Ohio

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Geoffrey Moss

    Stage Manager

    Springfield Arts Council

    Springfield, Ohio

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    Additional Skills

    Licensed to operate powered aerial lifts, Proficient in Automated lighting repair, Valid Ohio State driver’s license, Proficient in welding, Knowledgeable in pyrotechnics operation on ships, Knowledgeable on Forklift, and Zamboni operations

    About me

    I am a lighting designer and technician with a BFA in lighting design and technology from Wright State University. My goals are to become the best lighting designer/ technician that I can be, and use these skills to entertain people to the fullest. Please feel free to explore my web sight for further information.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Circus
    • Comedy
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Outdoor Events
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    • Tragedy
    Industry Training
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour