Contact:

joehuppert@gmail.com

773-419-9567

 

Specialties: Audio, video and show control design and production for live entertainment.

 

Technical Manager, Audio, Video, Lighting,

Universal Creative

Los Angeles, CA

Responsible for Audio, Video and Lighting for large, new Universal Studios Hollywood project. 

 

Audio, Video, Lighting, Electrical and FX Manager

The Scenic Route

Pacoima, CA

Manage technical design, integration and deployment of all AVLE elements for new construction of national museum.

Work with vendors under stringent Government procurement rules.  

 

Audio/Video Engineer

TechMD, Inc.

Burbank, CA

Engineer solutions for attractions, including sound, video, lighting and special effects.

Clients included Disney imagineering, Bob Rogers Company, Hettema Group, Rose Bowl and others..

 

Sound and Video Production Supervisor

UCSD Dept of Theater and Dance / La Jolla Playhouse

La Jolla, CA

Supervised sound, video, music and show control elements for all La Jolla Playhouse and the UCSD Dept of Theater and Dance productions. Managed budgets, inventory, acquisitions and staff while producing two overlapping seasons in five shared venues. Working directly with professional, graduate and undergraduate student designers, provided advice, mentorship and execution of sound and video designs within stringent budget and time requirements. Developed custom solutions and used emerging technologies regularly, for both experimental works and Broadway bound productions.

 

Assistant Sound Supervisor

Yale School of Drama

New Haven, CT

Plan, advise, install, tune, and maintain sound systems for all Yale School of Drama and Yale Repertory Theater performances. 

 

Media Designer

Tech Services Co.

National

Freelance production in sound, music, show control and video, working with companies such as The Second City, Kansas City Repertory Theater, San Diego Repertory Theater, Pasadena Playhouse, Leo Burnett Advertising and PRG.

 

Education

The Theatre School at DePaul University

Yale School of Drama, Sound Design

Certified in Medialon, Dante, QSys, Yamaha Digital Consoles

 

Military

US Army