Program Books/Jared Gooding (he/him)

Jared Gooding (he/him)

assistant lighting designer

Jared Gooding is a Chicago-based lighting designer. His design credits include designs for Writers Theater, Bristol Riverside Theater, Indi­ana Repertory Theater, First Stage Theater, Depaul University, Milwaukee Repertory Thea­ter, Victory Gardens Theater, Timeline Theater, Madison Children’s Theater, University of Illinois Chicago Theatre, University of Indiana Northwest, Remy Bumpo Theater, Strawdog Theater, The Hypocrites, Definition Theater, Windy City Playhouse, Sideshow Theatre, Jackalope Theatre, First Floor Theater, About Face Theatre, MPAACT, Pegasus Theatre, and serving as the lighting assistant for The Wiz Live on NBC, along with associate designing for Lookingglass Theater Company’s touring production of Lookingglass Alice in Miami and Denver. He spends weekends as a professional DJ and his design work is featured at