Faculty & Staff

Dan Backlund

Professor of Theatre Arts and Director of the Sewanee Summer Seminar
B.S., Bradley University, M.F.A.; North Carolina School of the Arts


Dan teaches classes in scenic design, lighting design, scene painting, computer aided drafting and design, as well as Asian Theatre. He has worked professionally as a designer and scenic artist for more than 400 shows creating scenery, lighting, and environmental designs for theatre, dance, opera, television, special events and live concerts