Lou RitterLighting Design

Born and raised in Saint Louis, Lou specializes in EOS Programming and Electrician work. Recent professional credits include Programmer for the 2023 Festival Season and 2023 & 24 New Works Collective at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis; Assistant Head Electrician for the 2022-23 and 2023-24 Season at The Repertory Theater St. Louis; and the Associate Lighting Designer for the STAGES St. Louis 2023 production of Million Dollar Quartet, as well as Assistant Lighting Designer for the 2022 productions of In The Heights and A Chorus Line. Upcoming professional credits include Programmer for the 2024 Festival Season at Opera Theater of Saint Louis. At the Sargent Conservatory of Theater Arts, Lou has served as the Head Electrician for numerous productions including Natasha Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812, Blood At The Root, A Bright Room Called Day, and American Idiot. Outside of work, Lou spends his time hanging out with friends, traveling, and trying to experience as much of life as he possibly can. Member IATSE Local 6.