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Mark Pickell ’98

earned his degree in Theatre from Southwestern. He founded and serves as the Artistic Director for Capital T Theater Company in Austin.

Since its inception in 2006, Capital T has earned several Austin Critics Table and B. Iden Payne nominations for its productions, including “La Dispute,” “A Brief History of Helen of Troy” and “Happy Days.”  In addition to producing and directing for Capital T, Pickell has acted and directed professionally in both Houston and Austin since 1998.  He also does freelance consulting, adjudicating and workshops for Texas high school theatre departments in the areas of acting, directing and lighting design.