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Lap Chi Chu

Lap Chi Chu At the Alley Theatre: The Humans, Rajiv Joseph’s Describe the Night. Recent works include world premiers of Lynn Nottage’s Mlima’s Tale (The Public Theater, Lucille Lortel Award for Best Lighting), Sarah DeLappe’s The Wolves (Playwright’s Realm), Rajiv Joseph’s Archduke (Mark Taper Forum), and Suzan-Lori Park’s Father Comes Home From the Wars (The Public Theater). Other lighting designs: New York Theatre Workshop, Signature Theatre, Geffen Playhouse, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Goodman Theatre, The Shakespeare Theater (Washington DC). Awards: 2018 Obie for Sustained Excellence in Lighting Design, Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Angstrom Award for Career Achievement in Lighting Design, Ovation award, multiple Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Awards. Education: Head of Lighting design at California Institute of the Arts.