Alice Trent is a lighting design graduate candidate at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Originally from Cincinnati, OH she attended Xavier University where she received her BA in Theatre from Xavier University. She’s designed for theatre companies in Cincinnati, OH; Asheville, NC; Cleveland, TN; Chattanooga, TN; Bay View, MI; and Knoxville, TN. She’s worked as an assistant lighting designer at the Cleveland Play House, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, and Town Hall Arts Center of Denver.
She was recently awarded the 2019 USITT Lighting Design Award sponsored by the Barbizon Lighting Company, was admitted into the 2019 USITT Young Designers Forum, and received the 2019 SETC Spiegel Theatrical Artist Award.