John Traub

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Assistant Professor of Production Management & Technology
Room 216, Marvin Center
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John Traub currently serves as the Assistant Professor of Production Management and Technology at The George Washington University, Program of Theatre & Dance. BROADWAY: The 39 Steps. OFF-BROADWAY: Fallujah (KCACTF National Showcase debut.) REGIONAL: CNN Special Events Division (Project Manager;) Design Concept Presentations (Project Manager,) Boston Midsummer Opera (Production Manager.) DESIGN: Olney Theatre: National Players Tour 66 & 67; New Repertory Theatre: Camelot, Master Class; Boston Opera Collaborative: Dead Man Walking; Hanover Theatre: A Christmas Carol (Associate Designer); Cutler Majestic: Fred! The Musical; Berkshire Theatre Festival: Moonchildren, Annie!; Boston University: The Postman Always Rings Twice, Susannah, Twelfth Night; Metro Stage: Ella: First Lady of Song (Projection Design.)


Current Projects

  • Project Manager for CNN Special Events Division (Recent: Town Halls with Senators Graham, Cassidy, Sanders, Klobuchar & Nancy Pelosi; Upcoming: Town Hall [Guests TBD])
  • Production Manager for Boston Midsummer Opera (Upcoming: Barber of Seville, Summer 2018)
  • Project Manager for Design Concept Presentations (Upcoming: Working Mothers Media Work Life Congress, Fall 2017 in NYC)



  • Tony Award for Best Regional Theatre - Huntington Theatre Co (2013)



  • National Players - Teacher Toolkit - Tour 66 (Contributor, 2015)
  • AutoCAD for Theatre - Technical Editor/Reviewer (forthcoming)
  • CNC Customer Stories - Laguna Tools Inc (forthcoming)



BA in English, The Colorado College
MFA in Scenic Design & Technical Production, Boston University


Professional Organizations

  • United States Institute of Theatrical Technology (USITT)