Carl Gudenius

Carl Gudenius

Carl Gudenius

Program Head, Theatre and Dance Professor, Undergraduate Advisor, Production Design


Email: Carl Gudenius
Office Phone: (202) 994-0740


In addition to teaching scenic and lighting design at GW and directing its Graduate Production Design Program, Professor Gudenius is an active professional designer. Work has included Art Direction/Production Design for ABC (including Good Morning America and Nightline), C-SPAN, PBS' (including In Performance at the White House), and Discovery.


Current Outside Positions

  • Resident designer, The Washington Stage Guild
  • Principal Designer, Design Concept Presentations, LLC



Scenic and lighting work seen at many Washington theatres including:

  • The Kennedy Center
  • Olney Theatre
  • MetroStage
  • Church Street Theatre
  • Horizons Theatre and Interact Theatre

Recent corporate production design for industrial projects include work for:

  • Sony
  • Accenture
  • MedImmune
  • McKesson
  • Choice Hotels
  • Barnes & Noble



MFA in Design, Wayne State University