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NOISES OFF WINDY CITY PLAYHOUSE
FULFILLMENT CENTER A RED ORCHID THEATRE
DOUBT THE GIFT THEATRE @ STEPPENWOLF 1700
CHICAGO SINFONIETTA @ Chicago symphony center
Mike is a Chicago based Lighting Designer and ensemble member with A Red Orchid Theatre.
Designs for the 2018/2019 season include shows with Goodman Theatre, Chicago Sinfonietta, Facility Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre, Detroit Public Theatre, and A Red Orchid Theatre. Recent work includes designs for The Huntington Theatre, The McCarter Theatre Center, Court Theatre, Detroit Public Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, American Blues, Red Orchid, and others. Off Broadway credits include Primary Stages, 59e59, and Cherry Lane. Mike is a lecturer of Lighting Design at The University of Chicago, a consultant on theatrical renovations including the Gray Center at The University of Chicago and The Circle Theater in Los Angeles, and a Certified Entertainment Electrician. He is twice a recipient of Chicago’s Jeff award, L.A.’s Ovation award, and San Diego’s Craig Noel award
Mike is a member of IATSE Local #2 and United Scenic Artists 829.