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Carolina Ortiz Herrera

Carolina Ortiz Herrera is a Mexican-born and New York-based Lighting Designer for theatre, opera, and dance. Regional: Good Night, Oscar (Goodman Theatre); Doubt, A Parable (Westport Country Playhouse); A Woman of the World, Until the Flood (Merrimack Theatre Repertory); All’s Well That Ends Well (Oregon Shakespeare Festival); American Mariachi (Arizona Theatre Company), I & You (Bristol Riverside Theatre); The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Northern Stage) Seven Guitars (Yale Repertory Theatre). Other theatre: Yellowman, an Audelco Awards Best Lighting Design Nominee (Billie Holiday Theatre); She Persisted (Atlantic Theatre Company); Sweeney Todd (Yale Dramat); Titus Andronicus, Some Bodies Travel, Women Beware Women, and The Skin of Our Teeth (Yale University Theatre). Opera: Florencia en el Amazonas (Shubert Theatre); The Silent Lyre (Lighten Theatre); Trouble in Tahiti (New Jersey University); and The Cunning Little Vixen (Opera Theatre of Yale). She is a member of La Gente Network and USA Local 829. Education: MFA, Yale School of Drama. carolinaeortiz.com.