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Susan Hilferty

Susan Hilferty trained at Yale and she chairs Graduate Design for Stage and Film at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Susan Hilferty has designed over 300 productions worldwide for theatre, opera, film and dance.

For the National: Salomé, Jitney (costume), My Children! My Africa! (designer and associate director), A Place With the Pigs (designer and associate director)

In London's West End: Wicked (costume), Buried Child (costume), The Spoils (costume), Spring Awakening (costume), Flying Karamazov Brothers: 4Play (costume)

On Broadway: Present Laughter

Other theatre includes: Valley Song (designer and associate director), Playland (designer and associate director), Sorrows and Rejoicings, Rigoletto, King Lear, The Apple Family Plays, If There Is…, The Broken Heart

Other designs: Taylor Swift’s Speak Now! world tour and Ringling Brothers Circus

Directorial collaborators include Yaël Farber, Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Robert Falls, Athol Fugard, James MacDonald, Richard Nelson, Garland Wright, Mark Lamos, Frank Galati, Selina Cartmell, Des McAnuff, Bartlett Sher, Doug Wright, Laurie Anderson, Tony Kushner, Garry Hynes, Michael Longhurst, and David Jones.

Awards include Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, Australia’s Helpman and Green Room Awards and an Olivier nomination for Wicked.

(Published April 2017)