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Aaron W. Hochheiser
Visiting Lecturer in Theater and Dance
Phone: (860) 297-5122 Office Location: Austin Arts Center
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Trinity College faculty member since 2019 View office hours for Spring 2020
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B.A., Univ. at Albany-SUNY (2003)

Aaron Hochheiser has been working in the field of entertainment lighting for almost 20 years. As a New York native, he has worked throughout New York State including: Syracuse Stage at Syracuse University, the Hangar Theater, and 30+ Theaters in NYC. He has spent time as the Master Electrician at Playmakers Repertory Company at UNC Chapel Hill and then moved on to be the ATD/Lighting Designer for an events company in Raleigh, NC. Since 2007, he has been the Master Electrician at Hartford Stage. While at Hartford Stage he has worked on two shows that have transferred to Broadway: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder and Anastasia. He frequently designs at Playhouse on Park in West Hartford, recently In the Heights and is the resident lighting designer for Stop/Time dance troupe. He has worked as a technician and designer in multiple disciplines of lighting including theater, dance, and events.  He is passionate about entertainment lighting and what it can bring to a performance.