Tilly is an English theatre designer based in New York. Design credits include: Small Mouth Sounds (Ars Nova, New York/National Tour), What We’re Up Against (WP Theatre) and The Government Inspector (Duke, New World Stages). In New York she has worked with companies such as Roundabout Theatre Company, The Atlantic, WP Theater, Red Bull Theater Company, Clubbed Thumb, Here Arts Centre, The Barrow Group, New Georges and La MaMa Theatre. Tilly’s work has been seen at Williamstown Theatre Festival, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, The Wilma, Shakespeare Theatre DC, Goodspeed Opera, Two Rivers Theatre Company, Trinity Repertory Company, Pittsburgh Public and Westport County Playhouse. Tilly received a 2018 Lortel nomination for Best Costume Design, a Balsamo Grant for Immigrant Artists, an Irish Design Award, an Irish Times Theatre Award nomination and an Onstage Critics Award. She has a Master of Fine Arts from NYU Tisch School.
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STEVEN DUFAL A SCENIC DESIGN
OONA CURLEY LIGHTING DESIGN
Steven is a multidisciplinary artist and musician based in Philadelphia. He works primarily in collaboration with his brother Billy as The Dufala Brothers and has been working intermittently in dance and theatre as a designer for about 15 years. Steven has worked with Pig Iron Theatre Company, BalletX, Kate Watson Wallace/anonymous bodies, Geoff Sobelle and others. With Billy, Steven co-teaches sculpture at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and is represented by the Fleisher/ Ollman Gallery in Philadelphia. The Dufala Brothers have works presented in the West Collection in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and many private collections.
Oona is a lighting and scenic designer from New York, specialising in new and devised work. Her work has been seen in New York (Ars Nova, Atlantic Theater Co., The Cherry Lane, The Flea, Joe’s Pub, JACK, La MaMa, The New Ohio, NYU/ Tisch), and in Philadelphia (The Arden Theatre, Curtis Opera, Opera Philadelphia, FringeArts, The Bearded Ladies Cabaret, Team Sunshine Performance Co.), and has travelled the US (Sharon Playhouse, Brown/ Trinity Rep, Chester Theatre, Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Historic Asolo Theater). Oona earned her Master of Fine Arts from NYU/Tisch, where she received the J.S. Seidman Award for Design Excellence and was a nominee for a Princess Grace Award. Oona is an associate artist with the Bearded Ladies Cabaret in Philadelphia, and is a visiting professor of lighting design at Connecticut College.
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TILLY GRIMES PRODUCTION DESIGN
Program for Malthouse Theatre's production of Underground Railroad Game (2019).