John is excited to be working on Mary Poppins. John is serving as Technical Advisor this year. He designed lights for nine previous Variety productions before stepping into this role for the 2018 production. John is the head of production programs at The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University, where he teaches Technical Direction and Lighting. Locally, John has designed for The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Metro Theatre Company, the St. Louis Black Rep and Shakespeare Festival St. Louis.