Administration

  • Served as Producer for Lost Boys Production's inaugural season
    • Implemented fundraising initiatives that raised 100% of the group's start-up capital
    • Aided in the development of two new works
    • Sourced talent, both design and performance, for all productions
  • Two years as the marketing apprentice at the Pittsburgh Playhouse
    • Maintenance of social media outlets reaching over 7,000 followers
    • Creation of the new physical archive system cataloging press and marketing materials for over 65 years of material
    • Creation and distribution of the weekly faculty and staff newsletter, Playhaus N'at
  • One year as the marketing manager of Pinnacle Productions
    • Creation of all marketing materials including posters, social media events and material releases to partner organizations for eight productions 
    • Cultivated relationships with new partners such as Sports, Art and Entertainment Management Club, Student Activities, Involvement and Leadership (SAIL), United Student Government and the Campus Activities Board
    • Responsible for 25% of the season selection process
  • One season as Company Management Intern and House Manager at Adirondack Theatre Festival
    • Coordinated housing and transportation for all staff, interns and guest artists
    • Organized company outing opportunities including Six Flags Greats Escape, boating on Lake George, and the Independence Day Picnic shared with the Saratoga Shakespeare Company
    • Acted as one of four rotating Front-of-House staff members for 10 weeks of performance. Each staff member served as:
      • House Manager
      • Concession Manager
      • Intern Raffle Manager
      • Roving Support

Production

Stage Management

  • B.F.A. Theatre Arts - Stage Management concentration
  • Experienced in stage management for Dance and Theatre
    • Contemporary Choreographers 2014 - Conservatory Dance Company
    • Student Choreography Project 2014 - Conservatory Dance Company
    • Student Choreography Project 2013 - Conservatory Dance Company
    • Raymond Laine Memorial One-Act Festival Fall 2013 - Conservatory Theatre Company
  • Experience with assistant stage management for Musicals and Plays
    • WORLD PREMIERE Prussia: 1866 - The REP
    • Chess - Conservatory Theatre Company

Production Management

  • Served as the Senior Production Manager of The Kelly Strayhorn Theater and Alloy Studios
  • Served as production manager for the inaugural season of P.A.R.K. Production, Inc.
    • The Rocky Horror Show - Late Night at CLO Cabaret at Theater Square
    • P.A.R.K. and BARK Cabaret fundraisers
  • Raymond Laine Memorial One-Act Festival Spring 2014 - Conservatory Theatre Company
  • Raymond Laine Memorial One-Act Festival Fall 2013 - Conservatory Theatre Company

DIRECTION

  • DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead by Bert V. Royal
  • Gianpiero at the SAEM 24 Hour Play Festival

What I've Achieved

  • Artistic Apprenticeship Award, Conservatory of Performing Arts
  • Artistic Achievement Award,
    Conservatory of Performing Arts
  • USITT Award, Technical Theatre Department, Conservatory of Performing Arts
  • Dean's List, Point Park University
  • 3.5 GPA - Cum Laude Honors, 
    Point Park University

Shane’s training at Point Park has clearly served him well, as he works with a degree of professionalism and maturity that I find remarkable for such a young man.
— Laura Greenawalt, Pittsburgh Playhouse