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Cat Tate Starmer

Cat Tate Starmer Recent designs include Murder on the Orient Express (Alley Theatre); They Promised Her the Moon (Old Globe); Frankenstein (Guthrie Theatre); Hold These Truths (Theatreworks: Silicon Valley, Guthrie Theatre, Playmakers Rep); The Winning Side (Epic Theatre Ensemble, Off-Broadway). Cat has designed for many NYC-based companies, including Epic Theatre Ensemble, The Civilians, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Working Theatre, and HERE. She has been a guest lecturer and designer at Yale, Princeton, Brown, Barnard, and Bard College. Cat designed the architectural lighting for Plaza 33, a pedestrian plaza near Penn Station in NYC and received two Lumen awards and a SOURCE Award for her architectural work with Focus Lighting. She is currently a lecturer in lighting design at Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts and company manager for the August Wilson Monologue Competition. MFA: Yale School of Drama.