Mara Blumenfeld

Mara Blumenfeld returns to the Huntington having designed Candide (2011) and A Civil War Christmas (2009). Broadway credits include Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses (Circle in the Square Theatre). Off Broadway credits include The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci (Second Stage Theatre), The Glorious Ones (Lincoln Center Theater), and Lookingglass Alice (The New Victory Theater). Based in Chicago, she has designed numerous productions for Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Court Theatre, and Lookingglass Theatre Company, where she is an ensemble member. Other regional credits include designs for Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center, Asolo Repertory Theatre, Weston Playhouse, and many others. Opera credits include Mary Zimmerman’s productions of Lucia di Lammermoor and La Sonnambula for the Metropolitan Opera, and The Merry Widow for Lyric Opera of Chicago. She is the recipient of the 2012 Michael Merritt Award and three Joseph Jefferson Awards and has been honored with nominations for two Drama Desk Awards and London’s Oliver Award. 

(As of October 2018)

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