Jamien Lundy Forrest
Jamien holds a B.A. in Theater from the University of Vermont. For the past thirteen years, Jamien has been working for theaters throughout the region in several different capacities. Her theatrical experience includes production, design, administration, and education. She has spent the past four seasons stage managing with Vermont Stage. Prior to moving back to Burlington, Jamien lived in New York City where she spent over two years working at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts with Lincoln Center Institute (now called Lincoln Center Education). She served on the production team as technical supervisor and contributed administratively as rental coordinator for the Clark Studio Theater and Samuel’s Teaching Studio. She also worked Off-Broadway at New World Stages as stage manager and licensed laser operator for The Gazillion Bubble Show. She has additional experience as technical director and Youth Theater Director at the Palace Theatre in Manchester, New Hampshire and spent two seasons on tour with American Theater Arts for Youth. She has also worked as a freelance lighting designer for NYCDA in NYC, Wallis Knot Theater (NYC), SEABA’s Strut! Fashion Show (Burlington, VT) and Flynn Arts (Burlington, VT). In Spring 2014, she expanded her administrative experience covering maternity leave for the Flynn Arts Manager.