Roelof Peter (Ron) Snippe began his professional lighting design career with Toronto Workshop Productions under the direction of George Luscombe. He went on to enjoy a long working relationship with Toronto Dance Theatre creating designs for over 150 works in their repertoire. His many other credits include original designs for the Danny Grossman Dance Company, Dancemakers, Ottawa Ballet, Kaeja d' Dance, and many independent choreographers including Denise Fujiwara, Tedd Robinson, Claudia Moore, Sara Chase, Susan Lee and Natasha Bakht. Over the past 30 years, Ron's work as a Lighting Designer, Stage Manager, and Tour Coordinator has taken him to national and international festivals across Canada, throughout Europe, Central and South America, and Asia. Mr. Snippe has recently created original designs for both Toronto Dance Theatre's Chiasmata and Denise Fujiwara's No Exit during the spring of 2007.