Nana Waldrip

Technical Director



Nana Waldrip started her professional theatre career at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival in its last season in Anniston, Alabama as a Production Stage Manager. She then went into education and taught music and theatre at Alabama Southern Community College before moving to Montgomery. In Montgomery, she created the technical theatre program at Carver Creative and Performing Arts Center, and carried the program to Booker T. Washington Magnet HIgh School. Her former students now work in theaters across the country in video, sound, lighting, production, and design. She retired from BTW in 2009. She has been primarily in charge of lighting for Troy University’s Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts since 2099. She has been working with Alabama Dance Theatre since 1989.