Michael Carnahan

Michael is an award winning scenic designer working internationally in theater and live events. His recent work includes Billy Elliot the Musical in Sao Paulo, Brazil, premieres of Dominique Morrisseau's Skeleton Crew (Atlantic Theater) and Mud Row, Lauren Gunderson's I and You at 59E59, Katori Hall's The Blood Quilt at Arena Stage, Noah Heidle's Birthday Candles, Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Your Blues Ain't Sweet Like Mine, Quiara Alegria Hudes The Happiest Song Plays Last at Second Stage, the acclaimed Signature Theatre revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson, and The Marvelous Wonderettes. He has collaborated with directors such as Joel Grey, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Charles Randolph-Wright, Christopher Ashley, Neil Pepe, Roger Bean, Austin Pendleton, among many others. He is also a busy associate designer on Broadway. Credits include: The Ferryman (Tony Award-Scenic Design), The River starring Hugh Jackman, Peter & The Starcatcher (Tony Award-Scenic Design), Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson (Tony nomination), and many others. Michael has won numerous awards and nominations for his design work. He is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art & Design. He lives in Brooklyn with his dog, Beau.

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