About Lily K. Howder

Lily K. Howder is an Indiana University third-year M.F.A. lighting design candidate from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She graduated in 2018 with a B.S. in theatre arts and entertainment from the Northern Michigan University. She has spent the last couple of years as a freelance electrician in the DFW area. Lighting design credits include associate lighting designer for Into the Woods (Flint Repertory Theatre), lighting designer for Scrooge!, NMU Dance Concert, FRT Battle of the Bands and The Bold, The Young, and the Murdered (Forest Roberts Theatre).Other professional experience includes light and sound apprentice at Dorset Theatre Festival, and sales associate for Barbizon Lighting Company.

Recent Credits

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

IU Summer Theatre — Assistant Lighting Designer

The 39 Steps

IU Summer Theatre — Assistant Lighting Designer


IU Theatre — Lighting Designer

The Threepenny Opera

IU Theatre — Assistant Lighting Designer

Little Women

IU Theatre — Associate Lighting Designer

Twelfth Night

IU Theatre — Lighting Designer

Sounding Bodies: Winter Dance Concert

IU Theatre — Lighting Designer