Profile

Ms. Kimberly Corbett Oates

Principal,
Schuler Shook

Contact Details

Schuler Shook
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Bio

Kimberly Corbett Oates is a theatre consultant with Schuler Shook, providing project management, planning, and design for performing arts venues and houses of worship around the country. She has worked on various productions as production manager, technical director, stage manager, designer, and periodically freelances as a scenic designer and stage technician. She is a member of the American Society of Theatre Consultants (ASTC) and recent past-Commissioner of the USITT Engineering Commission.
Kim's interests include mechanical and technical design, risk assessment, codes and standards, user/audience experience, and family-career balance.

Education

Yale School of Drama
New Haven, Connecticut
MFA
Technical Design and Production
Dissertation: Structural Analysis of Planar Surfaces

Lafayette College
Easton, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Science
Mechanical Engineering, Theatre
Dissertation: Aesthetics and Regulation: Compromise in the American Theatre

Job History

Schuler Shook
Principal
Dallas, TX
January 2005 - present