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March 15, 2020

CST’s Courtyard Theater

book, music & lyrics by Paul Gordon
adapted from the novel by Jane Austen
directed by Barbara Gaines

Donald Holder

Lighting Designer

DONALD HOLDER CHICAGO SHAKESPEARE: Sense and Sensibility, The Merry Wives of Windsor (Jeff Award), Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, King Lear. BROADWAY: Tootsie, Kiss Me Kate, Straight White Men, My Fair Lady, Anastasia, Oslo, M. Butterfly, She Loves Me, Fiddler on the Roof, The King and I, On the Twentieth Century, The Bridges of Madison County, Golden Boy, Spider-man: Turn Off the Dark, Ragtime, Movin’ Out, Thoroughly Modern Millie, among others. He has designed fifty-eight Broadway productions, is the recipient of two Tony awards (The Lion King, South Pacific) and thirteen Tony nominations. OPERA: The Magic Flute, Two Boys, Otello, Porgy and Bess, Samson et Delilah (The Metropolitan Opera); Carmen (Chicago Lyric and Houston Grand Opera); Death and the Powers (Dallas Opera); Faust (Festspielhaus Baden-Baden); Salome (Kirov Opera). TELEVISON: Two seasons of Smash (NBC/DreamWorks). FILM: Oceans 8 (Warner Brothers Pictures). Mr. Holder is a professor of lighting design at Rutgers University and a graduate of the Yale School of Drama.

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