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Lighting Design


Eric Southern is an Obie Award-winning designer for theater, opera and dance. New York: After the Blast, Bull in a China Shop, The Harvest, Ghost Light (LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater); Sell/Buy/Date (Manhattan Theatre Club); Pocatello, Indian Summer (Playwrights Horizons); Tell Hector I Miss Him, Good Television, 10x25 (Atlantic Theater Company); Rimbaud in NY (BAM, The Civilians); Steve (The New Group); Buyer and Cellar (London, Center Theatre Group, New York, national tour); Chromatic (ADI, The Kitchen, Susan Marshall and Company). His work with 600 Highwaymen has been seen throughout the U.S. and Europe including The Fever, This Great Country, The Record and Employee of the Year. Other theater includes Primary Stages, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Guthrie Theater, Kennedy Center, Baltimore Center Stage, Long Wharf Theatre, Huntington Theatre Company, Westport Country Playhouse, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Dallas Theater Center and Kansas City Repertory Theatre. Eric is also a freelance designer with the international lighting firm Lightswitch. Education: B.F.A. and M.F.A., NYU.