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C.J. Astronomo

Third season: Assistant lighting designer of Man of La Mancha and Alice Through the Looking-Glass. Stratford: Blithe Spirit (2013); 42nd Street, …Charlie Brown, Wanderlust (2012). Elsewhere: Lighting designer of the Impulse Festival (Soulpepper), A Room of One’s Own (Bloomsbury Collective), Purgatory in Ingleton (SummerWorks 2013), Bremen Rock City (Toronto Fringe 2013), Sudden Death (Next Stage 2013), Post Eden (Suburban Beast – SummerWorks’ Contra Guys Award 2010), Obeah Opera (b current), Oh, the Humanity… (Outside the March), Serious Money (Nightwood Theatre/Ryerson Theatre School). Assistant lighting designer of Opera2Go 2010 (Tapestry New Opera Works), The Overwhelming (Studio 180), Communion (Tarragon Theatre), This Is What Happens Next (Necessary Angel). Training: BFA – Ryerson Theatre School (2010). Awards: T.H.E.A.T.R.E. Award (RTS 2009); Paul Eck Award (RTS 2008); Audit Stub Award (RTS 2008). C.J. was nominated for the 2011 Pauline McGibbon Award for Design. Et cetera: “Salamat Nanay. Mahal kita.”