CHAIR / SCENIC DESIGN
MFA, The Ohio State University
BA, Univeristy of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Faculty member since 2006
Kenneth J. Martin is a Scenic and Lighting Designer and Chair of the Department of Theatre at Coastal Carolina University. Ken has worked in the professional theatre for over 30 years. As a member of United Scenic Artists, his design work has been seen at The Sacramento Theatre Company, Cleveland Ensemble Theatre, Contemporary American Theatre Company, Actor's Summit Theatre, Weathervane Playhouse, Ocean State Theatre Company, Surflight Theatre, Theatre by the Sea, Florida Repertory Theatre, Theatre Rhinoceros, Downstairs Cabaret Theatre, GEVA Theatre, among others. Ken has also designed shows for many colleges and universities including Marquette University, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, Coastal Carolina University, Cuyahoga Community College and Ohio State University.
In the academic arena, Ken has served in a variety of capacities for the United States Institute for Theatre Technology and the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival. Ken has been teaching for 18 years while keeping active in regional professional theatre.