Dawn Chiang


People’s Light debut. Theatre Includes: Zoot Suit, co-designer for Tango Pasion (Broadway); Roundabout Theatre Company, Manhattan Theatre Club (Off-Broadway); codesigner for first two seasons of Encores! at City Center/New York; Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Guthrie Theater, Mark Taper Forum, Syracuse Stage, South Coast Repertory, Trinity Repertory Company, Denver Center Theatre Company, and Alliance Theatre. Opera includes: Resident Lighting Designer for New York City Opera, including A Little Night Music broadcast on Live From Lincoln Center (PBS). Awards include: two Lighting Designer of the Year (Syracuse Area Live Theater Awards) and two Dramalogue Awards. Nominations include the Hewes Design Award from American Theatre Wing, Los Angeles Drama Critics and San Francisco Bay Area Critics’ Award. Mentor to high school students for Theatre Development Fund’s Wendy Wasserstein Project. Has served on the board of directors for Theatre Communications Group, Themed Entertainment Association and Behind The Scenes Foundation. Website: dawnchiang.com