Julie E. Ballard is a professional lighting designer and theatrical technician. She
was previously the Stage Manager and Properties Master for Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.
Additionally, Ms. Ballard is the owner/operator of OverlapLighting, a freelance production
company specializing in production/stage management, lighting design and photography.
She is the Technical Director, Resident Lighting Designer and Stage Manager for The
Seldoms. She has freelanced for two decades in and around the Midwest, touring regionally,
nationally and internationally with Hubbard Street, Pilobolus, Deeply Rooted Dance
Theater and David Dorfman Dance, among others. Her designs have been seen by theatre
audiences in the U.S., Germany, Italy, Siberia and South Africa.