Projections Designer(United States)
Nixon in China and The Abduction from the Seraglio. Previously: The Abduction from the Seraglio (2008), The Juniper Tree (1986).
About the Artist:
Wendall K. Harrington’s career has embraced diverse disciplines including projection design for theater, publishing, and video production. Her work has been seen at HGO in Nixon in China earlier this season, in this production of The Abduction from the Seraglio (2008), and in The Juniper Tree (1986). Her Broadway design credits include All the Way, Driving Miss Daisy, Grey Gardens, They’re Playing Our Song, The Elephant Man, My One and Only, The Heidi Chronicles, The Will Rogers Follies, Having Our Say, Company, Racing Demon, Ragtime, John Leguizamo’s one-man show Freak, The Capeman, Putting It Together, and The Who’s Tommy. In opera, her credits include Werther at the Metropolitan Opera; Julie Taymor’s The Magic Flute in Florence, Italy; A View from the Bridge at Lyric Opera of Chicago; Die Gezeichneten at Los Angeles Opera; The Photographer at the Brooklyn Academy of Music; and Transatlantic, The Grapes of Wrath, and Rusalka for Minnesota Opera. She has received the Drama Desk Award, the Outer Critics Circle Award, the American Theatre Wing Award, the TCI Award for Technical Achievement, and the Obie Award for sustained excellence in projection design, and the Michael Merritt Award for collaboration. She is head of the projection design concentration at the Yale School of Drama.