Erich Bolton

Assistant Professor Adjunct of Technical Design and Production & Projection Supervisor


Erich Bolton, Assistant Professor Adjunct. BS University of California, Davis ('08); MFA Yale School of Drama ('11). Mr. Bolton is a faculty member and the Projection Supervisor for the Yale School of Drama and Yale Repertory Theatre and a Lecturer in the Theater Studies Department of Yale College. He has engineered video and LED systems for Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Broadway and Tour), Aladdin (Broadway, Tokyo, West End, Australia Tour) and the Walt Disney Theatre on board the Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream (Disney Cruise Lines). He continues to work with Hudson Scenic Studio on projects involving LED, video, show control and automation systems, recently completing a project for Disney’s flagship store in Shanghai. He is an active software developer: creating an officially supported Microsoft Kinect for Windows plugin for Medialon Manager and a web-based inventory system used by the school’s production department. He is the Special Events Coordinator for the United States Institute for Theater Technology (USITT) annual conference where he is responsible for the all-conference events.  He is also the Vice-Commissioner for Multi Media and Projection for the USITT Lighting Commission.