Brian  Nason

Lighting Designer (United States)

HGO Appearances: Cruzar la Cara de la Luna/To Cross the Face of the Moon (2013), Dead Man Walking (2011), Last Acts (Three Decembers) (2008).

About the Artist:

Brian Nason's lighting for Dead Man Walking by Jake Heggie and Terrence McNally has been seen at New York City Opera, Opera Pacific, Michigan Opera Theatre, and the opera companies of Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Austin, and Baltimore. He has also lit West Side Story at La Scala and in Lebanon and Japan; Salome at New York City Opera; and Jake Heggie's The End of the Affair at Madison Opera. He has designed lighting for numerous Broadway productions, including On Golden Pond featuring James Earl Jones, Fortune's Fool, Taller Than a Dwarf with Matthew Broderick, and The Threepenny Opera with Sting. Also on Broadway, he designed lighting for Turgenev's A Month in the Country and for Kafka's Metamorphosis with Mikhail Baryshnikov, which was nominated for a Tony Award. He has also designed lighting extensively for off-Broadway productions, including Richard II and Charlayne Woodard's Neat, both of which earned Audelco nominations, and Levin's Cantorial, which was nominated for an Outer Critics Circle Award.