ASO II/Production Coordinator
Office Location3347 Old Main
Dana Gamarra- ASO II/Production Coordinator. Dana has stage managed in the Detroit Metropolitan area for over twenty-five years at the Gem/Century Theatre for such productions as Forbidden Broadway, The All Night Strut, I Love You You’re Perfect, Now Change, Beehive as well as at The Purple Rose Theatre Company from their first production Blush at Nothing to more recently, Jeff Daniels Live & Unplugged as well touring with Jeff around the country. Dana taught at Wayne State University for the past 17 years where he had the opportunity to mentor and teach Graduate and Undergraduates stage managers. Most recently, he has been teaching (part-time) his introduction to stage management class at Oakland University. He is pleased to bring his expertise to the Hilberry Gateway Stage, Studio, and Maggie Allesee Dance Studio Theatres and looks forward to working with the entire Theatre & Dance Faculty to continue the tradition of great theatre and dance in southeastern Michigan. Dana is a very proud member of the Actor’s Equity Association where he had been the Liaison Chair for 22 years. Lastly, he cannot express enough words for the love he has for his wife Karen and his girls Katalyn, Natalie, and Rosalie!!