Oliver Wason


Oliver designs lighting for theater, opera, dance, music, and anything in between. Recent designs include Kafka Fragments and Daphnis and Chloe (Heartbeat Opera), Peerless (Cherry Lane), A Little Night Music (Berkshire Theater Festival), The Other Room and Grace (Inner Voices), Accidental Death of an Anarchist (Berkeley Rep, Yale Rep), Tar Beach (Luna Stage) Sunday in the Park with George, Julius Caesar, and Sagittarius Ponderosa (Yale School of Drama). His work has also been seen at HERE Arts Center, the Ontological Incubator, The Spoon Theater, The Paradise Factory, and LaMAMA. Upcoming designs include Erismena (Yale Baroque Opera) and Bells Are Ringing (Berkshire Theater Festival). BA Hunter College, MFA Yale.