Jeffrey D. Kmiec (Scenic Designer)
Jeffrey D. Kmiec is an award-winning Scenic Designer based in Chicago. He returns to the Playhouse having designed the uniquely immersive set for 2017’s BECKY SHAW. Local credits include: ROCK OF AGES, CRAZY FOR YOU, DEATHTRAP (2016 Jeff Award Recipient), and THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE (Drury Lane Oakbrook); THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, SHE LOVES ME, and MAN OF LA MANCHA (The Marriott Theatre); ONCE, ELF, THE LITTLE MERMAID, A CHRISTMAS STORY, and LES MISERABLES (2015 Jeff Award Recipient) (Paramount Theatre); BUTLER, FUNNYMAN, and TOM JONES (Northlight Theatre); MARRY ME A LITTLE, LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR AND GRILL, AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’, and SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM (Porchlight Music Theatre); THE AUDIENCE AND BAKERSFIELD MIST (Timeline Theatre); DIVIDING THE ESTATE (Jeff Award Nomination), A LOSS OF ROSES (Jeff Award Nomination), and THE ASSEMBLED PARTIES (Jeff Award Nomination) (Raven Theatre); WATCH ON THE RHINE (Jeff Award Nomination) and THE SEAGULL (The Artistic Home); and LONDON WALL and BAT BOY (Griffin Theatre). Regional credits include: American Players Theatre, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, Heritage Theatre Festival, and the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte. Jeffrey received his MFA from the University of Virginia and a BA from Illinois State University. USA Local 829 Member.