David Ramsey

Phone: (603) 862-2587
Office: Theatre & Dance, Paul Creative Arts Center, Durham, NH 03824
David Ramsey

David Ramsey has spent the last twenty years working in television, film, professional and university theatre. Positions have ranged from acting, to designing, to production management. Ramsey received his B.A. from Plymouth State College and his M.F.A. at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He is the technical director, teaches technical courses, and designs scenery for part of the season. Ramsey is also the co-founder and artistic director for the Lakes Region Summer Theatre, and won an Emmy award for his technical work for Children’s Television Workshop. He is the USITT International representative.


  • M.F.A., Dramatc/Theatre Arts&Stagecraf, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • B.A., Plymouth State University

Research Interests

  • 17th century stage machinery
  • 18th century stage machinery
  • Rigging
  • Set design
  • Technical direction
  • Theatre management

Courses Taught

  • THDA 459: Stagecraft Lab
  • THDA 541: Arts & Theatre Administration
  • THDA 547: Stage Properties
  • THDA 589: Practicum/Technical
  • THDA 796: Independent Study

Selected Artistic Activities

2019 Theatre for Young Audiences Summer Tour (2019).

Momotaro (2019).

2019 Dance Concert (2019).

Imaginary Invalid (2019).

Imaginary Invalid (2019).

Undergraduate Prize Pays (2018).

Dancing at Lughnasa (2018).

If/Then (2018).

Summer Tour technical director (2018).

Mr. Burns technical director (2018).