Join Design Faculty, Design Graduate Students and Special Guests for the 2015 MFA Design Exhibition
Monday, May 18, 1 - 5PM
Hosted By The Studio Theatre, DC
Third Floor Glass Atrium
1501 14th St. NW #3
Washington, DC 20005
Alumni and Industry Reception 5 - 7PM
Wednesday, May 20, 11 - 2PM and 3 - 6PM
UMD Cafritz Foundation Theatre
University Blvd. and Stadium Drive
College Park, MD 20742
Speical guests are the following:
John Lee Beatty, an American scenic designer who has created set designs for more than 70 Broadway shows and has designed for other productions. He has won two Tony Awards, for Talley's Folly (1980) and The Nance (2013), and been nominated for 13 more, and he has won five Drama Desk Awards and been nominated for 10 others.
Donald Holder, an American lighting designer in theatre, opera, and dance based in New York, has been nominated for ten Tony Awards, winning the 1998 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design as well as the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lighting Design for The Lion King. He won a second Tony in 2008 for the revival of South Pacific. His lighting design for Ragtime has been nominated for a 2010 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Musical. Additional Broadway credits include: Big Fish, Annie (revival), Golden Boy, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Arcadia, The Motherf**cker With The Hat, Promises, Promises, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Radio Golf, The Little Dog Laughed, Movin' Out, The Times They Are a-Changin', A Streetcar Named Desire, Holiday,Cyrano de Bergerac, and Prelude to a Kiss.He was the theatrical lighting designer for seasons one and two of the NBC-Universal Television Series: 'Smash.'
Jane Greenwood is a costume designer for the stage, television, film, opera, and dance. Born in Liverpool, England, she works both in England and the United States. She has been nominated for the Tony Award for costume design eighteen times.