Schuler & Shook, Inc., a theatre consulting and architectural lighting design firm, has opened a new Dallas-Ft.Worth office, headed by senior consultant Jack P. Hagler, ASTC. Hagler, formerly with Pelton Marsh Kinsella, is a theatre consultant with extensive experience in the design and equipping of performing arts facilities.

Schuler & Shook’s current theatre projects include the Millennium Park Music Pavilion in Chicago, renovations to the Boston Opera House, Seattle Center Opera House, and the Paramount Theatre in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the renovation of the Blossom Music Pavilion outside of Cleveland. Current lighting design projects include the Iowa State Capitol, the Palmolive Building in Chicago, the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, the Soldier Field renovation in Chicago, and Minneapolis’ Avenue of the Arts.

The new Dallas-Ft.Worth office greatly expands the theatre consulting capabilities of Schuler & Shook, which currently has offices in Chicago and Minneapolis. Robert Shook, partner in the Chicago office of Schuler & Shook, says, "Schuler & Shook is very fortunate to add Jack Hagler’s experience and expertise to our firm. We are very excited about increasing our presence in the South and Southwest."

In other news, the firm’s Chicago office is moving, effective November 1. The address is 750 North Orleans St., Suite 400, Chicago, IL 60610. Phone numbers remain the same.