Emma Deane is an Indigenous lighting designer based out of NYC, and a citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation. Recent credits include In the Southern Breeze (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater), Manahatta at Yale Repertory Theater and Jeremy O. Harris' YELL: A "DOCUMENTARY" OF MY TIME HERE. Other credits include Reykjavík, Trouble in Mind, shakespeare’s as u like it and Romeo and Juliet (Yale School of Drama); Little Boy/Little Man, Burn Book, The Light Fantastic, This Sweet Affliction, Mud, The Guadalupes, WOLF/ALICE and Camille: A Tearjerker (Yale Cabaret); The Adventures of Robin Hood, Pinocchio: A Folk Musical & Fog Island (Filament Theatre); Proof, As You Like It (North Park University); The Amish Project, Still (Interrobang Theatre Project); Hitler on the Roof, Hand in Hand & Nothing of Me (Akvavit Theatre); Scarcity, The Seedbed (Redtwist Theatre); The Woman in Black (Wildclaw); Fight City (The Factory); Buddy Cop 2 (Pavement Group); and associate lighting design on The Nutcracker (The House Theater). Additional credits include work with The Fisher Center at Bard, Court Theatre, The Goodman, Albany Park Theater Project, Steppenwolf Theater Company, Northlight Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Victory Gardens, Shakespeare Academy at Stratford, The Actors Gymnasium, and The Gannon Center for Women and Leadership. She holds a MFA in stage design from Yale School of Drama.
TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS - THEATRESQUARED, 10/21
IN THE SOUTHERN BREEZE - RATTLESTICK PLAYWRIGHTS THEATER, 11/21
STUPID FUCKING BIRD - UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER 11/21
ROMEO + JULIET, THE NEW SCHOOL, 12/1
THREE SISTERS - TWO RIVERS THEATER 1/22
DREAMZING ZENZILE, ASSOCIATE DESIGN - NEW YORK THEATRE WORKSHOP 5/22