The Secret Garden featured on WGN

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Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
The Secret Garden featured on WGN

The Secret Garden opened at Court Theatre this past weekend (to great notices) and was featured on WGN TV’s ‘Around the Town’ program.  Check it out below. But beware! The lighting was adjusted for TV…. More info & tickets here.

Eci peci pec, ti si mali mec – Svadba in Aix

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Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
Eci peci pec, ti si mali mec – Svadba in Aix

A Serbian wedding in Aix-en-Provence in July? What could be better? Svadba, which means marriage in Serbian, is an opera for six female voices by composer Ana Sokolović. This production, for which I am designing the lighting, opens at the Festival d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence, in the Théâtre du Jeu de Paume, on July 3. It […]

Come spirit, come charm – The Secret Garden @ Court Theatre

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Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
Come spirit, come charm – The Secret Garden @ Court Theatre

The Secret Garden – my next show in Chicago – opens May 29 at Court Theatre. Directed by Charlie Newell, whose productions of The Important of Being Earnest and Travesties I designed, this show promises to be not the typical take on the musical. This production features music direction by Doug Peck, set by John […]

Your new family home – UPSTAIRS CONCIERGE at the Goodman

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Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
Your new family home – UPSTAIRS CONCIERGE at the Goodman

Your new family home: The Concept at the Hotelman Arms… Now in previews, Upstairs Concierge, a new farce by Krisoffer Diaz, opens Monday April 6 at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago.  The production is directed by KJ Sanchez, and features designers Todd Rosenthal (set), Rachel Healy (costume), and Mikhail Fiksel (sound). For more info, videos, and […]

upcoming at Berkeley Rep – PARTY PEOPLE

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Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
upcoming at Berkeley Rep – PARTY PEOPLE

Following a smash premiere at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival a few years ago, a re-worked PARTY PEOPLE by UNIVERSES (Steven Sapp, Mildred Ruiz-Sapp, and William Ruiz, aka Ninja), developed and directed by Liesl Tommy, is coming to Berkeley Rep this fall, starting October 17 on the Thrust Stage. “History belongs to the victors, legends to […]

watch the documentary about La Monnaie production of LES MAMELLES

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Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
watch the documentary about La Monnaie production of LES MAMELLES

Early this winter we remounted our fantastic production of LES MAMELLES DE TIRÉSIAS at La Monnaie | De Munt in Brussels, Belgium. The production was co-produced by Aldeburgh Music, Académie européenne de musique du Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Chapelle Musicale Reine Elisabeth and originated at Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh, England in 2012 and was revived for the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, France, this past […]

watch the trailer for KING LEAR

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Posted by on Apr 1, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
watch the trailer for KING LEAR

Check out the trailer for KING LEAR – currently running at Theatre for a New Audience. It features Michael Pennington in the title role and is directed by Arin Arbus – with whom I’ve designed OTHELLO, MEASURE FOR MEASURE, MACBETH, THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, and LA TRAVIATA. Sets by Riccardo Hernandez, costumes by Susan Hilferty, composition by […]

KING LEAR opens at Theatre for a New Audience to rave reviews!

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Posted by on Mar 29, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
KING LEAR opens at Theatre for a New Audience to rave reviews!

Our new production of KING LEAR opened Thursday evening to rave reviews at Theatre for A New Audience’s new home: the Polonsky Shakespeare Center in the Brooklyn Cultural District. The New York Times’ Ben Brantley said – Yet more than any “Lear” I’ve seen (and nobody knows all the “Lears” I’ve seen), this Theater for […]

Wherefore a duck? – THE COCOANUTS opens at OSF

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Posted by on Feb 22, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
Wherefore a duck? – THE COCOANUTS opens at OSF

THE COCOANUTS opens tonight (Feb 22nd) in Ashland.  It is hilarious with a stellar cast and great creative team. The music and lyrics are by Irving Berlin and the book is by George S. Kaufman, with additional text by Morrie Ryskind, and adapted by Mark Bedard.  It is directed by David Ivers, with sets by Richard […]

upcoming at the Spoleto Festival USA – EL NIÑO

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Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in Design, Past Projects | No Comments
upcoming at the Spoleto Festival USA – EL NIÑO

Upcoming at the Spoleto Festival USA 2014 – EL NIÑO, composed by John Adams with libretto by John Adams and Peter Sellars. EL NIÑO re-tells tells the story of the nativity of Jesus in non-traditional ways, with soprano, mezzo, & baritone soloists, a trio of countertenors, a mixed chorus, and full orchestra.  The story mixes Mexican […]