About Me

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Chris is currently serving as the Faculty Techncial Director for the University of South Florida School of Theatre and Dance.  He received an MFA in Theatre: Technology and Design from Louisiana State University in 2015.  Prior to beginning his MFA, Chris worked throughout the Baton Rouge Area as a freelance Lighting Designer, Sound Designer/Engineer and Music Director. He has been the resident sound designer and engineer for Baton Rouge Little Theater. There, he designed sound for season shows and select rentals. He also worked in various capacities for the Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts in downtown Baton Rouge.

Chris received a Bachelor of Music Education from LSU in 2008 and holds a level 2 Teaching Certificate with additional certification in the Supervision of Student Teachers. He regularly musically directed shows for the Runnels School and Baton Rouge Little Theatre in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Center Stage Performing Arts Academy in Gonzales, Louisiana.  Chris has also served as the Sound Designer and Production Manager for Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake, CO.


"The production and design elements were the most encouraging areas of the evening, and Chris Pyfrom absolutely nailed the sound design." - Philip Mann, nola.com, review of Carrie the Musical at LSU March 2015

Winner of the 2017 Broadway World Denver Regional Theatre Award for Best Sound Design of a Musical for RMRT’s Mamma Mia!

© Chris Pyfrom 2017