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Jim Lile

Florida state University
KCACTF Region IV -Technical Director
Tallahassee, FL
Jim Lile has spent the last 30 years working live theatre. He is currently an Assistant Professor of technical production at Florida State University. Most recently he served as director of production for Des Moines Metro Opera 45th season and Technical Director for Nashville Opera. He earned an MFA in Technical Design and Production from Yale School of Drama. He worked at Purdue University Theatre as an assistant professor and technical director. He has worked with Norwegian Cruise Lines, Utah Shakespeare Festival, and Opera Santa Barbara. He works as a freelance production manager, technical director for numerous regional opera companies.