Bill Roche

Technical Director, Homewood Arts Programs

Oversees Swirnow Theater and technical elements for all student theater productions; provides technical support to all student arts groups

Bill earned his M.F.A. from the Yale School of Drama and has worked at many theatres and venues, in various capacities.

Bill has worked at Playwright’s Horizons on 42nd St., The Santa Fe Opera, The American Stage Festival, Lakewood summer Theatre, Merrimack Regional Theatre, Mystic Scenic Studios, The Baltimore School for the Arts, and several colleges including Brown University where he was a member of the faculty for twelve years, serving as Technical Director, Scenic and Lighting Designer, Production Manager,and Director for a Brown Summer Theatre production of ‘CLAPTRAP’.

Bill has also worked at several major casinos as a stage hand, carpenter, stage manager, light board operator, and decorator of theme parties and Miss America floats. Among Bill’s interests are teaching, fishing, playing music, and creating theatre.