N. Ryan McBride

Ryan holds a B.F.A. in Acting-Performance (2012) from Hardin-Simmons University. He moved to Colorado to become the Technical Director for the Lake Dillon Theatre Company in May 2012. In the fall of 2012 he moved back to Abilene to become the Assistant Technical Director for Hardin-Simmons University and the Technical Director/Teacher for Abilene High School. In 2014 he served as the Technical Director for Summer Stock at The Point Theatre in Kerrville, TX. In 2015 he moved to the DFW area to become the Assistant Technical Director for Dallas Children's Theater; by November he became the Production and Rental Coordinator there. In October 2016 he became Stage West’s Technical Director. Ryan is also an Actor, Producer, Director, Playwright, Stage Manager, Scenic Designer, Scenic Painter, Sound Designer and Video Designer. In May 2015 he founded and is the Producing Artistic Director for Abilene Live Theatre, producing and providing an alternative theatre experience in the Abilene area. Most recently he Stage Managed Upstart Theatre's Waiting for Lefty and appeared briefly in it. He has also stage managed shows at Dallas Children's Theater, Contemporary Theatre of Dallas, Hardin-Simmons University and Stage West.