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Sean McMullen

Assistant Professor

Sean McMullen Photo by Rachel Berg
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Theatre and Film


  • Creative Arts
  • Theatre / Music

Areas of Expertise:

  • Costume Design
  • Lighting Design
  • Scenic Design

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Available To:

  • Appear as a public speaker
  • Provide comment to media
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others


Sean McMullen began his graduate education at The University of Winnipeg as an actor, then completed a BSc in biology before taking an Honours degree in theatre design. Subsequently, he achieved a Master of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Design from the University of Alberta.

Apart from designing, other theatre-related experience includes arts management, carpentry, costumes construction, directing, mask-making, playwriting, puppet-making, and stage combat.

McMullen is a member of the Associated Designers of Canada and now works as a costume, lighting, set designer, and has the pleasure of teaching with the Department of Theatre and Film at his alma mater.

Media and Research Expert