MERCEDES GIL has worked behind the scenes for many Fort Collins theatre and dance productions since 1985. Her most recent backstage contributions have been in sound design and engineering for OpenStage Theatre’s productions of August: Osage County and A Bright New Boise, and as a lighting crew member for numerous OpenStage productions. She also has served as the lighting designer for Mountain Dance’s spring shows and their annual Nutcracker with a Twist for the past four years, and as the technical director for Fort Collins Children’s Theatre’s fall musicals. Onstage, Merce has appeared in OpenStage Theatre’s productions of Anon(ymous) and Who Will Carry the Word.
Mercedes's Work in OpenStage Theatre
Event Role
And Then There Were None Sound Board Operator
Ideation Sound Designer
The Three Musketeers - Essential Season Stage Manager
Ultimate Beauty Bible- Etcetera Season Sound Designer/Sound Engineer/Sound Board Operator
August: Osage County- Essential Season Sound Designer/Sound Engineer
The North Plan Stagehand
A Bright New Boise openstage Etc Sound Designer/Sound Engineer
The Submission openstage Etc. Sound Designer/Sound Engineer/Board Operator
Romeo And Juliet Sound Designer/Sound Engineer
Spring Awakening Assistant Lighting Designer/Master Electrician
Scapin Stage Manager
The Tempest Sound and Projection Board Operator
Amadeus Stage Manager
Wit Master Electrician
The Rocky Horror Show Stage Manager/Lighting Designer/Master Electrician
The 39 Steps Apprentice Lighting Designer/Master Electrician
Shipwrecked! An Entertainment Stage Manager
Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure Stage Manager
The One-eyed Man Is King Stage Manager
Anon(ymous) Refugee Chorus/Sewing Lady
Man Of La Mancha Stage Manager
Noises Off Shift Crew
The Threepenny Opera Stage Manager
The Exonerated Set-In Crew
The Solid Gold Cadillac Electrics Crew
Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead And 15 Minute Hamlet Electrics Crew
The Exonerated Electrics Crew
Rasputin Electrics Crew
The Exonerated Stage Manager
A Perfect Ganesh Electrics Crew
The Women Set-in Crew
The Winter's Tale Electrics Crew
The Women Stage Manager
Major Arcana Funny Thing About Love; Sara
Communicating Doors Electrics Crew
Moon Over Buffalo Electrics Crew
Macbeth Electrics Crew
Macbeth Sound Board Operator
Moon Over Buffalo Stage Manager
Who Will Carry The Word Lina
Fuddy Meers Stage Manager
Cry Havoc Board Operator
The Mousetrap Board Operator
The Comedy Of Errors Stage Manager