Lawrence Bennett

Lawrence (Larry) Bennett hails from Houston, Texas by way of Chicago, Illinois. He received his master's from The University of Wisconsin and his bachelor's from Webster University. He wants to thank the many backstage artisans (specifically the scene shop) who work very hard on every production. He hopes you enjoy all the productions here at the university and thanks you for your continued support of the arts! Hook 'em!

Areas of Expertise

Theatrical construction, budgeting, drafting and anything related to mounting a theatrical production from a scenery standpoint.


Stagecraft, Rigging, Production Lab

What do you enjoy most about being a part of the UT Theatre and Dance community?

The faculty, staff, and artisans of Texas Performing Arts are outstanding! I am blown away by the commitment, work ethic and craftsmanship that is on display daily. This institution pushes me to better myself constantly and helps make me better my craft.

What is your favorite thing about Austin?

The food and music are outstanding! I also love how dog-friendly the city is. Austin is very welcome of four-legged friends.