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Kimberly Purtell

Sixth season: Lighting designer of Man of La Mancha, Alice Through the Looking-Glass and Christina, The Girl King. Stratford: Waiting for Godot, Charlie Brown, The Little Years, The Blonde, the Brunette and the Vengeful Redhead. Elsewhere: Most recently: Ariadne auf Naxos (Pacific Opera Victoria), Jane Eyre (Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre), God of Carnage (Studio 180/Mirvish), Svadba (Opera Philadelphia), Proud (GCTC), Do You Want What I Have Got? (Acting Up Stage/ATP/Citadel), Race (Canadian Stage) and The Gay Heritage Project (Buddies in Bad Times). She has also designed for Theatre Calgary, Vancouver Playhouse, Harbourfront World Stage, Tarragon Theatre, the Vancouver and Beijing Cultural Olympiads and many others. Awards: Three Dora Mavor Moore Awards, 20 nominations, Pauline McGibbon Award. Et cetera: Kimberly’s designs have been critically acclaimed on the national and international stage, having been seen across Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Prague, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mongolia and Russia.