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Tom Ontiveros


2016-17 Season: Lighting Design, Ah, Wilderness!

Previous Seasons: Six Characters in Search of an Author

OTHER THEATRES: Tom designs with projection and light for projects affecting themes of social justice, diversity, and equity for underrepresented communities. Credits include: Center Theatre Group: Vicuña; 2017 Tribute to Gordon Davidson. La Jolla Playhouse: They Don’t Talk Back; Guards at the Taj. Park Avenue Armory: Tune in Festival. Hungarian National Theatre: Garden of Deadly Sound. Phoenix Symphony: Enemy Slayer.  South Coast Rep: El Largo Camino de Hoy. LA Opera: Figaro ¡90210!. Cornerstone: Café Vida; Seed; Making Paradise. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts: Pe-LO-tah. The Culture Project: The Exonerated (Lucille Lortel & Drama Desk Awards). Boston Court: My Barking Dog (L.A. Critics Choice Award), Shiv (nominated for Best Projection, StageRaw Awards). In 2017 Tom will be a featured artist at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and South Coast Repertory. Tom is an Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California.