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Brad Cassil

Brad Cassil

Brad Cassil

Lecturer, Head of Stage Management

Brad Cassil has over 25 years of experience as a professional stage manager. He has also worked as a producer, production coordinator and company manager in theatre, television, dance, business theatre, corporate events and special events. Events have included the Olympics, Super Bowl, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Academy Awards and the Grammy Awards. He has worked with such artists as N’Sync, Celine Dion, Ben Vereen, Michael Peters, Angela Lansbury and Debbie Reynolds. Regionally, Cassil has worked at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Orlando International Fringe Festival, Dallas Theater Center, Shakespeare Festival of Dallas, ACT, SRT and Sacramento City Actor’s Theatre.

Cassil holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theatre with honors from California Institute of the Arts. He is a member of Actor’s Equity Association (AEA), the professional union for actors and stage managers. Cassil teaches undergraduate courses in stage management at SMU Meadows School of the Arts and supervises and coordinates stage management for Meadows’ Division of Theatre.

Areas of Study



Art History

Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship

Corporate Communication and Public Affairs

Creative Computation


Film and Media Arts




Undergraduate Studies

Graduate Studies

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