ernest w. iannaccone     

 * lighting design * set design   * production services 



Kennebunk High School, Kennebunk, ME

2018 "As You Like It" Lighting Design
2017 "The Crucible" Lighting Design

Boston Children's Theatre

2016 "A Charlie Brown Christmas" Lighting Design

Westfield State University

2015 "AVENUE Q" Set Design
2014 "CARPE DIEM!" Lighting  Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2014 "Fiddler on The Roof" Lighting  Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2013 "The Magic Flute" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2013 "Cabaret" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2012 "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2011 "Sweeney Todd" Lighting Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2010 "Amahl and the Night Visitors" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer
2009 "Amahl and the Night Visitors" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager, Producer

Stiefel & Stars

2006 & 2007 Steifel & Stars                  Stage Manager


Martha's Vineyard Regional High School

2007 "Camelot" Lighting and Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager
2006 Shepard's Pie - Four One Act Plays by Sam Shephard Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Grease" Set Design, Technical Director, Production Manager
2005 "Alice in Wonderland" Lighting & Set Design, Technical Director

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse (The Vineyard Playhouse) - Vineyard Haven, MA 1993 -Present
Artistic Director, M.J. Munafo-Bruder

2019 "Our Town" Lighting Design, Production Manager
  "Low Down Dirty Blues" Lighting Design, Production Manager
  "Vanya, Sasha, Masha & Spike" Lighting Design, Production Manager
  "Dear Elizabeth" Lighting Design, Production Manager
2018 "Chilmark" Lighting Design
  "Passionata" Lighting Design
2016 "The Second Girl" Lighting Design, Production Manager
  "Red" Lighting Design, Production Manager
  "Crumbs from the Table of Life" Production Manager
  "High Time" Production Manager
2005 "A Christmas Story" Lighting Design
2004 "The Homecoming" Lighting Design, Sound Design
2003 "The Snow Queen" Lighting Design
2002 "A Christmas Story" Lighting Design
  "The Rimers of Eldritch" Lighting & Set Design
  "Fully Committed" Lighting Design
  "Dinner with Friends" Lighting Design
2001 "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", Lighting Design
1999 "The Grapes of Wrath" Lighting Design
  Picasso at the Lapin Agile Lighting Design
1998 'Snow Queen" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "To Kill a Mockingbird Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Shayna Maidel" Set Design, Technical Director
  "Knives & Hens" Set Design, Technical Director
  "Blues for an Alabama Sky " Set Design, Technical Director
  "A Perfect Ganesh " Set Design, Technical Director
  "Marry Me A Little" Lighting & Set Design, Technical Director
  "Spring Short Play Festival" Lighting Design '94 -'98, Technical Director
1997 "Holiday Memories" Lighting & Set Design, Technical Directorv
  "Santaland" Lighting & Set Design, Technical Director
  "A Little Night Music" (Concert) Lighting & Set Design, Technical Director
  "Our Town " Lighting Design, Technical Director
1996 "A Thousand Clowns" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Press Release" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Spiked Heels" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "The Haunted Playhouse ", Lighting & Set Design '94, '95, '96, '97, Technical Director
1995 "File Room" Director, Set Design, Technical Director
  "Next Year in Jerusalem" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Fences" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Heidi Chronicles" Lighting Design, Technical Director
  "Talking Heads" Lighting & Set Design, Technical Director
1994 "M Butterfly" Lighting Design
  "You Say Tomatoes" Lighting Design
  "Color of Murder" Lighting Design
1993 "Dancing at Lughnasa" Lighting Design

The Yard, Chilmark, MA 1988, 1991, 1993-2004
Production Manager, Technical Director, Lighting Designer, Set Designer , Sound Design for a Colony for the Performing Arts providing residencies for  contemporary dance choreographers and performers.


She Figured Dance
Artistic Director/Choreographer, Jil Matrisciano
          Lighting Design/Production Manager - October 2005 at The Yard, Chilamrk, MA
          Lighting Design/Production Manager - April 2005 at The Dance Complex, Cambridge, MA
Lighting Design - June 2002 Performance at Cape & Islands Dance Festival

Gillian Fuller Dance 1998- 2002
Artistic Director/Choreographer, Gillian Fuller
1998-2001 "The Nutcracker" Lighting Design
2002 "Princess Florecita and the Iron Shoes" (excerpt) Lighting Design
2001 "Celebrate Copland" Lighting Design
  "Angles & Lust" Lighting Design
2000 "Folksongs" Lighting Design
2000 - 2002   Production Manager


New Jersey City University 1983-2001

2001 "Grease " Lighting Design
2000 "West Side Story " Lighting Design
1997 "Big River" Lighting Design
1993 "Man of LaMancha " Lighting Design
1992 "Les Liaisons Dangereuses " Lighting Design
  "Die Fladermaus " Lighting Design
1991 "The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 " Lighting Design
  "Working " Lighting Design
  Gallery Showing of Lighting Designs Lighting Design
1990 "Jesus Christ Superstar " Lighting Design
1989 "Little Shop of Horrors" Lighting Design
1988 "My One & Only " Lighting Design & Asst. Set Design
1987 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum " Lighting Design
  "Performing Artists Co-op " Lighting Design
1984 "Company" Stage Manager, Asst.. Technical Director
1983 "All this Junk " Lighting Design
  "Spring Dance Concerts" Lighting Design '83, '84, '90
  "Sound Impressions' Jazz Sound Choir" Lighting Design '82-'85

Vineyard Dance, Vineyard Haven, MA 1999- 2005
       Artistic Director, Bill Costanza                                                                                           Production Manager, Lighting Designer

Stephanie Nelson Dance, New York, NY - 2002
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Stephanie Nelson                                                        Lighting Design


Robin Becker Dance, New York, NY - 2000
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Robin Becker                                                               Lighting Design

Joanna Mendl Shaw Dance Company, New York, NY 1993
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Joanna Mendl Shaw                                                   Production Manager, Lighting Design


Solomons Company Dance, New York, NY 1989 - 1992
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Gus Solomons, jr                                                        Production Manager, Lighting Design

Dancecompass, Montclair, NJ 1988 - 1991
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Nicholas Rodriguez
       "Tripletalk", "Candletalk", "Haunting Ground"                                                                  Production Manager, Lighting Design, Set Design

Hudson Repertory Dance Theatre, Jersey City, NJ 1985 - 1990
       Artistic Director/Choreographer, Joel Harrison
"Ebenezers's Dream", "Terpsichore", " El Mucaro", Ain't No Thing"                         Production Manager, Lighting Design
"Goldilocks", "Penelope" , "Tidescapes"

Summerfun Theatre - Montclair, NJ - 1990
       "Mass Appeal",                                                                                                                    Lighting Design, Production Manager
       "Murder by the Book "                                                                                                         Production Manager

Red Oak Musical Theatre, Lakewood, NJ
       "Shenadoah"                                                                                                                       Assistant Technical Director 1988
       "Little Shop of Horrors"                                                                                                      Lighting Design 1989


Forum Theatre Group, Metuchen, NJ
       "Best Little Whorehouse in Texas"                                                                                    Lighting Design


Camp Jabberwocky, Vineyard Haven, MA Lighting System Design & Installation 2003
MV Charter School, West Tisbury, MA Lighting System Design & Installation 2002
Oak Bluffs Elementary School, Oak Bluffs, MA Lighting System Design & Installation 1998 & 2006
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School Performing Arts Center Rigging, Lighting and Sound Installation Crew for High Output, Boston, MA
Presidential Birthday Party, Martha's Vineyard Lighting Design 1997
Boston Pops at The Tabernacle, Martha's Vineyard Lighting Design 1996
Hospice Benefit with Michael Feinstein, Martha's Vineyard Lighting Design 1996
Hot Tin Roof Martha's Vineyard Stage Curtains 1996
Ted Danson/Mary Steenburgen Wedding, Martha's Vineyard Lighting Design 1995
MACY's Thanksgiving Day Parade Costume Dept. 1989-1993
Meadowlands Convention Center Opening, Secaucus, NJ Lighting Design 1992
1989 National Scout Jamboree, Fort A.P. Hill, VA (Opening & Closing Shows) Lighting & Set Design 1989

North Bergen Cultural Arts Program, North Bergen, NJ 1984-1990
                                                                                                                                                      Technical Director, Teacher, Director

The Park Theatre, Union City, NJ
"The Passion Play",                                                                                                                    Lighting Crew 1978- 1984, Lighting Design 1985
                                                                                                                                                      Technical Director - 1983- 1985

"The Promised Land"                                                                                                                 Lighting Design 1990

The Fatima Players, North Bergen, NJ 1977- 1979
"Plaza Suite"                                                                                                                                Lighting & Set Design
"Heaven Can Wait "                                                                                                                    Lighting & Set Design
"Arsenic and Old Lace "                                                                                                             Lighting & Set Design
"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown "                                                                                       Lighting & Set Design, Music Director
"A Community Celebration of Christmas "                                                                               Lighting Design, Music Director

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