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Frank Silberstein

Professor Emeritus

M.F.A., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1965
B.F.A., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1963
Appointed to IU in 1969

silberst@indiana.edu


From 1969 to 2000 Frank Silberstein served as the department’s Technical Director. He was also head of our MFA program in Theatre Technology. He has authored a number of articles on technical theatre subjects and has served on a number of boards and panels of the United States Institute for Theatre Technology. As chair of the Graphic Standards Board of USITT he was instrumental in helping to establish a national standard for theatrical scenic drafting practice. Mr. Silberstein has over 150 production credits as lighting or scene designer for academic and professional stock companies.