Rae Mearns

Rae (he/they) is a 2022 graduate of James Madison University with a B.A. in Theatre, and works with Traveling Players as an Assistant Director and Lighting Designer! His work in collaborative spaces as part of his training prepared him well for the ensemble environment utilized at Traveling Players. They have previously served as Lighting Designer for King Stag, Commedia Christmas Carol, and Romeo & Juliet; as well as both Lighting Designer and Assistant Director for Heracles, Persephone, Alice in Wonderland, and Eros & Psyche. Outside of theatre, Rae enjoys LEGO, hanging out with their pets, and cheering on the Washington Capitals.