MICHAEL JAMES CLARK
ASSOCIATE LIGHTING DESIGNER
About: Michael James Clark is the lighting supervisor for HGO. During the 2020-21 HGO Digital season, he designed lighting for a number of Live from The Cullen performances, the HGO Studio Showcase and Holiday Celebration, Giving Voice, and The Impresario. He served as revival lighting designer for Aida in 2020. During HGO’s 2018-19 season he designed lighting for HGO’s production of La bohème for performances on the mainstage and at Miller Outdoor Theatre, and for the world premiere of The Phoenix. Other HGO credits include Otello (2014); Die Fledermaus, Aida, and Il trovatore (2013); La bohème, La traviata, and The Rape of Lucretia (2012); The Marriage of Figaro (2011); the world premiere of Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (2010); and numerous outdoor productions. He lit the HGOco world premieres of Some Light Emerges (2017), After the Storm (2016), and O Columbia (2015). Clark also has designed lighting for Teatro La Fenice, San Francisco Opera, the Canadian Opera Company, Stages Repertory Theatre, Theater Under the Stars, and Rice University.