Megan M. Reilly | 512.569.8814 | megan.reilly@gmail.com

Lighting Design - Theatre & Opera

The Cherry Orchard Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2017 Beth Cleary, Dir.
Transmission Toasterlab/Edinburgh Festival Fringe Edinburgh Scotland 2017 I. Garret & A. Willis, Dir.
Mary Poppins Prescott Park Arts Festival Portsmouth NH 2017 David Kaye, Dir.
While You Were Out Red Eye Theater Minneapolis MN 2017 A. Dolan & H. Finn, Dir.
Acute Care Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2017 Beth Cleary, Dir.
Urinetown Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2016 Harry Waters, Jr., Dir.
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2016 David Nanny, Dir.
The Sparrow Live Action Set Minneapolis MN 2016 N. Bremer & J. Harmon, Dir.
Reasons to be Pretty The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2016 David Rinear, Dir.
As You Like It Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2015 Barbra Berlovitz, Dir.
4000 Miles The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2015 Bill Gundry, Dir.
Antigone ACC Dept of Drama Austin TX 2015 Marcus McQuirter, Dir.
The Last Five Years Penfold Theatre Company Austin TX 2015 Michael McKelvey, Dir.
Crime and Punishment The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2015 David Rinear, Dir.
The Wiz ACC Dept of Drama Austin TX 2015 David Yeakle, Dir.
Deus Ex Machina Whirligig Productions Austin TX 2015 Liz Fisher, Dir.
Guapa ACC Dept of Drama Austin TX 2014 Tomas Salas, Dir.
Still Now Shrewd Productions Austin TX 2014 Rudy Ramirez, Dir.
Bethany Theatre En Bloc Austin TX 2014 Jenny Lavery, Dir.
Sila University of NH Durham NH 2014 Deb Kinghorn, Dir.
The Head Trouble Puppet Theatre Austin TX 2013 Connor Hopkins, Dir.
Bus Stop Texas A&M College Station TX 2013 Amy Guerin, Dir.
The Girl With Time In Her Eyes Hidden Room/SXSWi Austin TX 2013 Beth Burns, Dir.
Invisible, Inc. Hidden Room Theatre Austin TX 2013 Beth Burns, Dir.
Macbeth University of NH Durham NH 2012 Deb Kinghorn, Dir.
This Great Country 600 HIGHWAYMEN/Fusebox Festival Austin TX 2012 M. Silverstone & A. Browde, Dir.
The Orchid Flotilla Glass Half Full Theatre Austin TX 2012 Caroline Reck, Dir.
Messenger No. 4 Cambiare Productions Austin TX 2012 Will Hollis Snider, Dir.
Guest by Courtesy Salvage Vanguard Theatre Austin TX 2011 Jenny Larson, Dir.
Riddley Walker Trouble Puppet Theatre Austin TX 2011 Connor Hopkins, Dir.
The B. Beaver Animation Rude Mechanicals Austin TX 2011 S. Sides & M. Darlington, Dir.
Carousel St. Edward’s University Austin TX 2011 Michael McKelvey, Dir.
Selkie, A Sea Tale Divergence Vocal Theatre Houston TX 2010 Misha Penton, Dir.
Biography of Physical Sensations Rubber Repertory Austin TX 2010 Josh Meyer & Matt Hislope, Dir.
Machinal Paper Chairs Austin TX 2010 Dustin Wills, Dir.
Brief Narrative…Extraordinary Birth of Rabbits Salvage Vanguard Theatre Austin TX 2010 Jenny Larson, Dir.
The Selkie Project: Gestation Divergence Vocal Theatre Austin TX 2010 Misha Penton, Dir.
Autumn Spectre Divergence Vocal Theatre Houston TX 2009 Misha Penton, Dir.
Murder Ballad Murder Mystery Tutto Theatre Company Austin TX 2009 Dustin Wills, Dir.
Orestes Cambiare Productions Austin TX 2009 Will Hollis Snider, Dir.
Black Snow Tutto Theatre Company Austin TX 2009 Dustin Wills, Dir.
Mister Z Loves Company Rubber Repertory Austin TX 2009 Josh Meyer & Matt Hislope, Dir.
Ophelia Tutto Theatre Company Austin TX 2008 Dustin Wills, Dir.
Trouble in Tahiti Butler Opera Center Austin TX 2008 Robert Desimone, Dir.
The Impresario Butler Opera Center Austin TX 2008 Octavio Cardenas, Dir.
Transformations Cambiare Productions Austin TX 2008 Megan Reilly & Sarah Mosher, Dir.
A Doll’s House University of NH Durham NH 2007 David Richman, Dir.
The X Factor University of NH Durham NH 2006 Raina Ames, Dir.
Oklahoma Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH 2006 Rick Wilson, Dir.
West Side Story Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH 2006 Eric Nielsen, Dir.
The Pajama Game Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH 2006 JT Kidd, Dir.
Kiss Me, Kate Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH 2006 Brian Swasey, Dir.
Nunsense Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH 2006 Patrick DuLaney, Dir.
Minus Tide Bayou Radio/Rude Mechanicals Austin TX 2006 Ellie McBride, Dir.
Speaking in Tongues The Actor’s Collective San Francisco CA 2004 Jon Drawbaugh, Dir.
Tartuffe University of NH Durham NH 2003 Deb Kinghorn, Dir.
You Should Be So Lucky New Conservatory Theatre Ctr San Francisco CA 2003 Chris Jenkins, Dir.
Salam Shalom New Conservatory Theatre Ctr San Francisco CA 2003 Mike Ward, Dir.
The Blue Room The Actor’s Collective San Francisco CA 2003 Jon Drawbaugh, Dir.
EO 9066 Lunatique Fantastique San Francisco CA 2003 Liebe Weitzel, Dir.

Lighting Design - Dance

Fall 2015 Dance Concert Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2015 Wynn Fricke et al, Chor.
Spring Choreographer's Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2015 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Fall Choreographer's Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2014 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Summer Informance Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2014 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Spring Choreographer’s Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2014 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Fall Choreographer’s Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2013 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Spring Choregrapher’s Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2013 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Well Suited Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Austin TX 2007 Kathy Dunn Hamrick, Chor.
The King & I Forklift Danceworks Austin TX 2007 Allison Orr, Chor.
Portrait Cohen New Works Festival Austin TX 2007 Andee Scott, Chor.

Projection & Media Design

The Cherry Orchard Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2017 Beth Cleary, Dir.
Orange Mixed Blood Theatre Minneapolis MN 2016 Jack Reuler, Dir.
The Christians Walking Shadow Theatre Company Minneapolis MN 2016 Amy Rummenie, Dir.
Buyer & Cellar New Century Theatre Minneapolis MN 2016 Wendy Knox, Dir.
If My Feet Have Lost The Ground Open Eye Figure Theatre Minneapolis MN 2016 Torry Bend, Dir.
Jesus Christ Superstar The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2016 Rick Sanchez, Dir.
Water by the Spoonful The Playhouse San Antonio San Antonio TX 2015 Jim Mammarella, Dir.
Spring Choreographer's Showcase ACC Dept of Dance Austin TX 2015 Darla Johnson et al, Chor.
Sila University of NH Durham NH 2014 Deb Kinghorn, Dir.
Selkie, a Sea Tale Divergence Vocal Theatre Houston TX 2010 Misha Penton, Dir.
The Selkie Project: Gestation Divergence Vocal Theatre Austin TX 2010 Misha Penton, Dir.
Autumn Spectre Divergence Vocal Theatre Houston TX 2009 Misha Penton, Dir.
Transformations Cambiare Productions Austin TX 2008 Megan Reilly & Sarah Mosher, Dir.
Portrait Cohen New Works Festival Austin TX 2007 Andee Scott, Chor.

Scenic Design

Acute Care Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2017 Beth Cleary, Dir.
The Clean House Macalester College Saint Paul MN 2016 Steve Yoakum, Dir.

Assistant Lighting Design

Dialogues of the Carmelites Butler Opera Center Austin TX 2006 Kathryn Eader, LD
The Scarecrow Butler Opera Center Austin TX 2006 Kathryn Eader, LD
A Raisin in the Sun Kansas City Repertory Kansas City MO 2006 Michele Habeck, LD
Rigoletto Cincinnati Opera Cincinnati OH 2005 Thomas Hase, LD
Margaret Garner Cincinnati Opera Cincinnati OH 2005 Thomas Hase, LD
The Barber of Seville Cincinnati Opera Cincinnati OH 2005 Thomas Hase, LD
La Boheme Cincinnati Opera Cincinnati OH 2005 Thomas Hase, LD

Education

MFA - Theatre Design The University of Texas at Austin 2007
BA - Theatre; BS - Biology The University of New Hampshire 2000

Work Experience

Resident LD Lakes Region Summer Theatre Meredith NH Summer 2006
Lighting Assistant Cincinnati Opera Cincinnati OH 2005
Lighting Rental Agent Holzmueller Productions San Francisco CA 2002-2004
Master Electrician / Asst LD Surflight Theatre Beach Haven NJ Summer 2000
Lighting Intern Theatre at Monmouth Monmouth ME Summer 1999

Exhibitions & Honors

World Stage Design Digital Exhibition, (The Clean House) 2017
World Stage Design Digital Exhibition, (If My Feet Have Lost the Ground) 2017
Collaborative Artist, Swarm the World: worldwide installation project conceived & orchestrated by Tasha Lewis, October 2014-May 2016
Presenter, USITT Poster Session "Great Wall of Pi: Multimedia on a Budget" (Scenic & Lighting Design), 2016
Presenter, USITT Poster Session "When the Gods Interfere in Your Design: The Unpredictability of Designing for Interactive Theatre" (Lighting Design), 2016
Nominee, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Still Now), 2015
Nominee, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Bethany), 2014
Nominee, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Riddley Walker), 2012
Nominee, Austin Critics' Table Award for Best Lighting Design (Machinal), 2011
Nominee, Austin Theatre Examiner Award for Best Lighting (A Brief Narrative of an Extraordinary Birth of Rabbits), 2010
Winner, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Murder Ballad Murder Mystery), 2010
FORESTS-IN-STORAGE series of installations, a collaboration with Katie Pearl / Physical Plant Theatre, 2010
Nominee, Austin Critics' Table Award for Best Lighting Design (Black Snow, Murder Ballad Murder Mystery), 2010
Ideas of Mountains Installation Exhibit at the Creative Research Lab, Austin TX (The Selkie Project:Gestation), 2010
Winner, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Ophelia), 2009
Nominee, B. Iden Payne Award for Outstanding Lighting Design (Ophelia & Black Snow), 2009
World Stage Design Gallery Exhibition Selection (Portrait), 2009
Regenerate: Prayers for the Environment, a collaborative installation with L. Renee Nunez for First Night Austin, 2009
City of Austin Cultural Funding Grant Recipient (with Cambiare Productions; Transformations), 2008
USITT Certificate of Excellence for Design as Performance Exhibit (Rapunzel), 2007
Prague Quadrennial Student Exhibit & Design as Performance Exhibit (Rapunzel), 2007
Nominee, Austin Critics' Table Award for Best Costume Design (Parade) 2007
World Stage Design Digital Exhibition, (Tartuffe) 2005

References

Available upon request.