Christopher Akerlind

Christopher Akerlind previously designed lighting for the Huntington's Tartuffe (2017), Sunday in the Park with George (2016), Shining City (2008), Well (2007), The Piano Lesson (1988), Seven Guitars (1995), All My Sons (2010) and The Young Man from Atlanta (1995). Broadway credits include Time and the Conways, Indecent (Tony and Drama Desk Awards), Rocky (Tony Award nomination), The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess (Tony Award nomination), Superior Donuts, 110 in the Shade (Tony Award nomination), Talk Radio, Shining City, Awake and Sing! (Tony Award nomination), Well, Rabbit Hole, A Touch of the Poet, In My Life, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards), Reckless, The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, Seven Guitars (Tony Award nomination), and The Piano Lesson, among others. He is the recipient of an Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Lighting Design, the Michael Merritt Award for Design and Collaboration, and holds a BFA from Boston University and an MFA from the Yale School of Drama.


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