Justin K. Moriarty

Technical Director for Theater and Dance



Schaeffer Theatre, Room 128



Justin Moriarty is a Lecturer in Theater and the Technical Director of the Theater and Dance Department at Bates College where he teaches a course on Stage Management. During the summer, he works as the Production Manager for the Bates Dance Festival.

Justin is an active member of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, I.A.T.S.E. 114, Portland, Maine. Justin has been a freelance lighting designer since 2005, designing lights professionally for both theater and dance. His designs have been seen across the United States and internationally, most recently at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

He is a graduate of Goddard College’s MFA program in Interdisciplinary Arts where he studied socially engaged performance creation, education, and writing for social action. One of his recent plays, The Rounds, was produced as part of the Theater of the New City’s 2018 Dream Up Festival in NYC.