Victor Svenningson is the Production and Technical Manager of the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga. He started his career in audio at Festival Lennoxville in the late 1970s. From there he moved to Toronto Workshop Productions (TWP), Shaw Festival and landed at Harbourfront Centre for over thirteen years. While there he became a technical director.
In the 80’s Victor became a member of USITT (United States Institute of Theater Technology) and in 1986 he was one of the founding members of the Algonquin Section of USITT (later to become the Ontario Section of CITT (Canadian Institute of Theatre Technology) and its Treasurer. Victor also became Treasurer of CITT’s first executive.
Victor and his wife, Lydia, then started a family and his path changed while he was working for Strand Lighting for the next five years. But theatre called him back in 1997, when he opened the Living Arts Centre.
He currently makes his home in Port Hope Ontario.