John Adamson

Lighting Designer

John is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Electrical Engineering.  He is also the Technical Director at Bala Cynwyd Middle School, and Lighting Designer for schools in the Upper Darby School District.  He enjoys teaching tech theater to students, as well as keeping up with current trends and technology.  His interest in theater began with the school musical when he was in eighth grade.  He spent 8 years as Lighting Designer/Crew Chief with Upper Darby Summer Stage.  John has worked with a number of local groups, including Penn Players, Delaware Valley Opera Company, Valley Forge Chorus, Rose Valley Chorus and Orchestra, Springton Dance Academy, and the Performing Arts Complex of Delaware County.  He is the owner of First Stage Lighting, and provides equipment to Wolf PAC and the various schools he works with.