Spingold Theater Center, 005
DegreesUniversity of Cincinnati, M.F.A.
Wesleyan University, B.A.
ExpertiseScenic Design for Opera and Theater
Cameron Anderson has designed extensively at major theater and opera companies throughout the United States and across the world. She is known for her sculptural and evocative designs which create a psychological landscape for the play. She recently designed Simon Boccanegra at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, and West Side Story at the Kilden Performing Arts Center in Norway, and the Vancouver Opera. Recent New York City credits include: The Language of Trees, directed by Alex Timbers at The Roundabout Theater Company, A Feminine Ending, directed by Blair Brown for Playwrights Horizons, Underground for David Dorfman Dance at BAM, Massacre (Sing to Your Children), directed by Kate Whorisky at LAByrinth Theatre Company, Dead City, directed by Daniela Topol for New Georges, Heddatron, directed by Alex Timbers for Le Freres Corbusier, Fault Lines, directed by David Schwimmer for Naked Angels, and The Screwtape Letters, (309 performances at the West Side Theater in NYC), and enjoyed runs in Chicago and Washington D.C. and is still on a National Tour. Recent opera credits include A Triple Bill of Gianni Schicchi, Seven Deadly Sins and Les Mamelles de Tirésias, Three Decembers, A Little Night Music, and West Side Story, all directed by Ken Cazan at Central City Opera, The Barber of Seville at the Opera Theatre of St Louis, Das Liebesverbot at USC, La Cenerentola for Glimmerglass Opera, Maria Padilla for the Minnesota Opera, Cosi Fan Tutte for the Seattle Opera, Don Giovanni and La Bohème at Wolf Trap Opera, and Scenes of Gypsy Life for Gotham Chamber Opera.
Please see her website for more information and images of her work: www.cameronanderson.net
|COML/THA||139b||Enclosures: Contemporary Fictions and Imagined Spaces|
|THA||10b||Theater as Design|
|THA||40a||The Art of the Visual Narrative|
|THA||125b||The Art of Scenography: Scenic Design and Invention for Performance|
|THA||132a||The Collaborative Process|
|THA||175a||The Art of Scenography II - Scenic Design and Invention for Performance|
Awards and Honors
United States Institute for Theater Technology - Outstanding Alumni Award from University of Cincinnati (2015)
Nomination for Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for my design of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at South Coast Repertory Theater (2012)
City Of. By Anton Dudley. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Playwrights Realm, Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Playwrights Horizons, January, 2015.
Anderson, Cameron. "Four page feature article on my work, "Cameron Anderson: Set and Stage"." International Magazine of Space Design: BOB 123 : 2015: 124-128.
Becoming Cuba. By Melinda Lopez. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. The Huntington Theater Company, Boston Center for the Arts - Virginia Wimberly Theater, March 31st - May 1st.
La Traviata. By Giuseppe Verdi. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Indiana University Opera and Ballet Theater, IU Musical Arts Center, March 31 - April 14.
The Comedy on the Bridge, and Alexandre Bis. By Bohuslav Martinu. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Gotham Chamber Opera, Gerald Lynch Theater, NYC, October, 2014.
The Turn of the Screw. By Benjamin Britten. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. New England Conservatory, Majestic Theater, Boston, February 2013.
My Wonderful Day. By Alan Ayckbourn. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Two River Theater Comapny, Directed by Nicholas Martin, Joan and Robert Rechneitz Theater, May 2012.
Sight Unseen. By Donald Margulies. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. South Coast Repertory, Directed by David Emmes, Julianne Argyros Stage, April 2012.
The Company We Keep. By Jaclyn Villano. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Boston Playwrights' Theater, Directed by Elena Araoz, Boston Playwrights' Theater, October 2012.
Fault Lines. By Stephen Belber. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Naked Angels, Directed by David Schwimmer, Off-Broadway - Cherry Lane Theater, September 2008.
The Language of Trees. By Steven Levenson. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. The Roundabout Theater Company, Directed by Alex Timbers, Roundabout Underground - Off-Broadway, November 2008.
A Feminine Ending. By Sarah Treem. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Playwrights Horizons, Directed by Blair Brown, Peter J Sharp Theater- Off-Broadway, October 2007.
Dixie's Tupperware Party. By Elizabeth Meriwether. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Ars Nova, Directed by Alex Timbers, Ars Nova, Off-Broadway, May 2007.
Escape from Bellevue. By John Campion. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Knockout Drops, Village Theater - Off-Broadway, May 2007.
Widower's Houses. By George Bernard Shaw. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Epic Theater Company, Theater Row - Off-Broadway, March 2007.
Dead City. By Sheila Callaghan. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. New Georges, 3LD- Off-Broadway, May 2006.
Heddatron. By Elizabeth Meriwether. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Les Freres Corbusier, Directed by Alex Timbers, Here Arts Center - Off-Broadway, February 2006.
Marge. By Peter Morris. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Summer Play Festival, Directed by Alex Timbers, Theater Row, Off-Broadway, July 2006.
The Screwtape Letters. By C.S. Lewis. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Fellowship for the Performing Arts, Westside Theater and National Tour, Off-Broadway, Ongoing.
Underground. By David Dorfman Dance. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. David Dorfman Dance, Directed by Alex Timbers, Brooklyn Academy of Music, October 2006.
Massacre. By Jose Rivera. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. LAByrinth Theater Company, Directed by Kate Whoriskey, Public Theater - Off-Broadway, September 2005.
Earthquake Chica. By Anne Garcia-Romero. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. Summer Play Festival, Theater Row - Off-Broadway, July 2004.
Anna Bella Eema. By Katie Pearl. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. New Georges, Here Arts Center- Off-Broadway, September 2003.
Belly. By Alva Rogers. Scenic Designer Anderson, Cameron. New Georges, Directed by Julia Whitworth, Here Arts Center - Off-Broadway, September 2003.