Lauren Nigri (Scenic Designer)
Lauren is a Chicago based designer and Northwestern MFA Graduate in Stage Design. Recent design credits include: CURVE OF DEPARTURE (Northlight Theatre); A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM (Chicago Shakespeare Theater); HINTER, THE FEW (Steep Theater); NICE GIRL, BETRAYAL (Raven Theatre); SOUVENIRS (Milwaukee Repertory Theater); THE SCORPION STING (Lyric Opera/Lyric Unlimited); WHAT WE’RE UP AGAINST (Compass Theatre); SLEEPING BEAUTY (Marriott Theater); HARROW HOUSE (Rough House); ADDING MACHINE, A MUSICAL (The Hypocrites); VIOLET (Griffin Theater). Recent associate designs include: MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM (Writers Theatre); THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER (Lookingglass); BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE (Northlight Theatre) and SOUTHERN GOTHIC (Windy City Playhouse). She was awarded as one of ten design exhibitors chosen for the United States at the 2015 Prague Quadrennial.