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Tanya Orellana, she/her


2021-2022 Season: Scenic Design, Anna in the Tropics.

ELSEWHERE: Tanya Orellana designs performance spaces for theatre, opera and immersive experiences. Collaborations include The Winter’s Tale directed by Eric Ting (Calshakes), The Kind Ones by Miranda Rose Hall and directed by Lisa Peterson (Magic Theatre), The Industry’s Sweet Land, an immersive opera directed by Yuval Sharon and Cannupa Hanska Luger, and the Mexico premiere of Angels in America directed by Martín Acosta (Mexico City). Originally from San Francisco’s Mission District, she has been a core member of the award-winning ensemble Campo Santo since 2008, participating in their intimate new work process, conceptualizing and designing sets alongside the writing process. She is a member of Wingspace Theatrical Design and an organizing member of La Gente: The Latinx Theatre Design Network.

EDUCATION: Tanya received her MFA in Scenic Design from CalArts and is the 2016 recipient of the Princess Grace Fabergé Theatre Award.