Bradley King (lighting designer)

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Bradley King
EducationNew York University (BFA, MFA)
OccupationLighting Designer
Years active2006–present

Bradley King is an American theatrical lighting designer, best known for his work on the musical Natasha, Pierre, & The Great Comet of 1812, for which he won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design in a Musical.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

King grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, where he attended Gilman School, private college preparatory school. He attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and earned a BFA in theatrical directing, and later earned an MFA in design.[2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2014 Lucille Lortel Award Outstanding Lighting Design Natasha, Pierre, & The Great Comet of 1812 Nominated
2017 Tony Award Best Lighting Design in a Musical Won
Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical Won
Hadestown Nominated
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Lighting Design Natasha, Pierre, & The Great Comet of 1812 Won
2019 Tony Award[3] Best Lighting Design in a Musical Hadestown Won
Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical Won
Outer Critics Circle Award[4] Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chow, Compiled By Andrew R. (2017-06-11). "2017 Tony Awards Winners". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-06-12.
  2. ^ "Tony award for Bradley King '02". Retrieved 2017-06-23.
  3. ^ McPhee, Ryan (2019-04-30). "2019 Tony Award Nominations: Hadestown and Ain't Too Proud Lead the Pack". Playbill. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
  4. ^ Lefkowitz, Andy (2019-04-23). "Hadestown, Tootsie & Oklahoma! Lead 2019 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations". Broadway.com. Retrieved 2019-04-23.