George C. Izenour Winner of 2004 Wally Russell Award

George C. Izenour, a true pioneer in the field of lighting and considered one of the fathers of modern stage lighting, is the winner of the 2004 Wally Russell Lifetime Achievement Award.

One of the most important figures in the lighting industry, George C. Izenour wrote his Master’s thesis on what was to become his first invention: the electronic lighting control system for theatre. His first job was as lighting director for the Los Angeles Federal Theatre Project. When that was disso

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