Daniel Bennett


Daniel Bennett is the Technical Director for the Grand Theatre, Artistic Producer of Curveball Creative and Associate Artist for the Production Design and Technical Arts Program at the National Theatre School. He has also worked as a freelance Production Manager with Eclipse Theatre Company, Public Recordings/EW&FCO at the Festival Transamériques, Ame Henderson Projects, SummerWorks Performance Festival, and Director’s Lab North. Previous lighting design credits include the Grand Theatre’s productions of Cabaret and Beethoven Lives Upstairs; Festival Designer for the Paprika Festival. Past sound design credits include the Grand Theatre’s Juno’s Reward and Beethoven Lives Upstairs; and Griffin McInnes’ Specimen. He believes that the theatre is a place where we can collectively dissect the human condition. This can empower and engage communities to talk about delicate issues necessary for meaningful change. Daniel is a graduate of the Production Design and Technical Arts program at the National Theatre School and holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and Psychology from the University of Toronto.