5Qs: Jeffrey Cady, Hippotizer Expert

The lighting and projection designs of Jeffrey Cady have been seen all over the world, from Chicago to Seoul. He has designed regional productions for Arizona Theatre Company, Cleveland Playhouse, Seacoast Repertory Theatre, and more, as well as national tours for Columbia Theatre Artists and Theatre Leagues. He was head projections programmer for Cirque du Soleil’s Wintuk, Jason Aldean’s Burn It Down Tour, and Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Broadway production of American Idiot.

Over the course of ten years, Cady has become an expert on Green Hippo’s Hippotizer media server and is presently the head trainer for HippoSchool in North America. He recently led the HippoSchool sessions at LDI2017 in Las Vegas. Live Design chatted with Cady about his path to expertise and training.

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