A great video produced by Steppenwolf Theatre Co. featuring Antoinette Nwandu, the playwright of my most recent project, Pass Over. The production is directed by Danya Taylor and features set design by Wilson Chin, costume design by Dede M Ayite, and sound design by Ray Nardelli.
Party People, my latest project, is now running at The Public Theatre in NYC. The piece is by Universes and was directed and developed by Liesl Tommy. I designed the Set and Lighting, Sven Ortel designed the Projections and Video, Meg Neville designed the Costumes, and the Sound Design and Composition was by The Broken […]
Check out the video from the first rehearsal for the 2016 Theatre for a New Audience repertory productions of Strindberg’s The Father and Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. Sadly, I wasn’t able to be there that day, but there are so many talented collaborators in the video that it is worth the watch…
Visiting Edna, a new play by Tony Award winning playwright David Rabe, begins previews on September 15th in the Downstairs Theatre at Steppenwolf in Chicago. The artistic team features two of my colleagues from Northwestern – Anna D. Shapiro (director) and Linda Roethke (costume design). David Zinn (sets) and Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen (sound design & composition) round out […]
Henrik Ibsen hung this portrait of August Strindberg (painted by Christian Krohg) on the wall of his study, saying, “He is my mortal enemy and shall hang there and watch while I write.” And Strindberg once said that his battle against Ibsen “cost [him his] wife, children, fortune and career.” Theatre for a New Audience presents Ibsen’s […]
Mary Page Marlowe, a new play by Pulitzer Prize for Drama winning playwright Tracy Letts, begins previews on March 31st and runs thru May 29 at Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago. The artistic team features many of my colleagues from Northwestern – it is directed by Anna Shapiro, with scenic design by Todd Rosenthal and costume […]
The Cocoanuts, a production I designed at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in 2014 is making a move to the Guthrie in Minneapolis, starting previews November 14 and opening November 20, 2015. Here is a link to the Guthrie’s show page. The musical is based on the Marx Bros. movie of the same name with music […]
In November Juilliard Opera presents Les Mamelles de Tirésias and Der Kaiser von Atlantis as a double bill. The production of Kiaser is based on the original production from 2009 at the Greenwich Music Festival, directed by Ted Huffman and Zack Winokur, for which I will design set and lighting. Les Mamelles is the wildly successful production (link) from […]