Oz Weaver is a Toronto based lighting designer who has helped create over 50 shows. Select lighting credits include: The Sony Centre (Glenn Gould Gala with Dreamwalker Dance), The Royal Conservatory of Music (Co-LD with Kim Purtell- Don Giovani), Harbourfront Centre- The Enwave Theatre (Enter the Shadow), ProArteDanza (Short Stories, 2013 S.I.P. & Fall 2013 Season), Kim Purtel (Various assistant roles: Canstage- Race, Buddies in Bad Time–Arigato Tokyo, Factory– HeartStop & Soul Pepper-LaRonde), The Grand Theatre (Assistant to Louise Guinand– Shirley Valentine, Sherlock Holmes, Kingfisher Days & Apprentice to Renee Brode- The Hobbit), The Charlotte Town Festival (Drafting Assistant to Renne Brode), Beal Musical Theatre (Hairspray, Phantom of the Opera, Into the Woods, Beauty and the Beast, Children of Eden, Fame & Les Miserables), TypeCast (Lazer Blade, Synthetica, Missed Connections, Tomato Soup/MECHA & Vinyl Archives/ Hunter) & The Dietrich Group (Tour Lighting Director for PARIS1994/ Gallery, LD for I am an animal) . He has been nominated for a Brickenden award, and has won two Dish Awards for his designs of Into the Woods & Phantom of The Opera.
Oz is currently the Executive Director & Producer for The Dietrich Group with Artistic Direction by Darryl Hoskins. Oz was involved with the triple Dora nominated show PARIS1994/Gallery which was presented at Harbourfront Centre’s WorldStage Festival and was the Production & Company Manager when it toured to Singapore- Esplanade: Theatres on the Bay, October 2012.
Oz has been affiliated with ProArteDanza as Production Stage Manger for their 2013 Season, Beal Musical Theatre as Production Manager (Phantom of The Opera, Fame & Children of Eden), he also was the promoter and producer of Sarah Slean Live at Beal.