Michael Fernbach received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from the University of Nevada, Reno and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Oregon.
Michael is the Theatre Design and Technology Specialist in the Department of Theatre & Dance, sharing the scenic and lighting design responsibilities, as well as designing all the sound and special effects that are required for the Nevada Repertory Company's season production. He also teaches classes in Theatre Sounds, Automated Lighting, and AutoCAD for the Theatre.
Designing lighting professionally outside the realm of the University is part of his creative outlet. Michael does lighting for a wide range of events including corporate events, concerts, dance, musicals, and special events locally and nationally. He also works as a consultant and technical director for various performing arts groups throughout the community.