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Bradley King

 
Bio:
Bradley King is a multiple award-winning lighting designer for theater, opera, and live performance. On Broadway, his designs for both Hadestown and Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 earned Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle awards, as well as a Live Design Achievement of the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Bradley King is a multiple award-winning lighting designer for theater, opera, and live performance. On Broadway, his designs for both Hadestown and Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 earned Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle awards, as well as a Live Design Achievement of the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2021]
Lighting
 
[US Tour, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Lighting Design
 
[Boston, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Boston, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2020]
Lighting Designer

Photos

Projections Designer Ben Pearcy and Lighting Designer Bradley King Photo

Projections Designer Ben Pearcy and Lighting Designer Bradley King

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Date:
12/14/2021
Rachel Chavkin (Director/Co-Developer), Brenda Abbandandolo (Costume Designer) and Br Photo

Rachel Chavkin (Director/Co-Developer), Brenda Abbandandolo (Costume Designer) and Bradley King (Lighting Designer)

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Date:
12/13/2019
2019 Tony Award winners for HADESTOWN - Lighting Designer Bradley King and Andre De S Photo

2019 Tony Award winners for HADESTOWN - Lighting Designer Bradley King and Andre De Shields

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Date:
12/01/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2021]
Lighting

[US Tour, 2021]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2021]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Lighting Design

[Boston, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Boston, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Assistant Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Assistant Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Lighting Designer

[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2020]
Lighting Designer

Bradley King Biography

Bradley King is a multiple award-winning lighting designer for theater, opera, and live performance.

On Broadway, his designs for both Hadestown and Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 earned Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle awards, as well as a Live Design Achievement of the Year. His collaborations with the Tony award-winning director Rachel Chavkin include Hadestown (The Citadel, NYTW; Drama Desk Nom.), Lempicka (Williamstown), The Royal Family (The Guthrie), Preludes (LCT3), The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls (Yale Rep), and Uncle Vanya (CSC).

In New York, his work has been seen at Roundabout Theatre Company, LCT3, Playwrights Horizons, Signature Theater Company, the Atlantic Theater Company, New York Theatre Workshop, Ars Nova, CSC, The Vineyard, The Kitchen, LAByrinth Theater Company, the Cherry Lane, Abrons Arts Center, Wild Project, and many others.

Across the US, Bradley's designs for theater have been seen at the Alley Theater, American Repertory Theater, Berkeley Rep, the Guthrie, the Old Globe, South Coast Rep, Virginia Stage Company, Yale Rep, and many others. Bradley's extensive experience in Opera includes work for Bard Summerscape, the Glimmerglass Festival, Kentucky Opera, Opera Omaha, Vancouver Opera, Virginia Opera, and others.

In addition to his theatrical work, Bradley has broad experience in corporate events and themed entertainment, including immersive experiences for IWC Schaffhausen, Microsoft, Samsung, Target, Yahoo!, and numerous company galas and festivals.

Bradley King Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical
Bradley King, Flying Over Sunset
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical)
Bradley King, Flying Over Sunset
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Bradley King, Flying Over Sunset
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical Gold Star
Bradley King, Hadestown
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Bradley King, Hadestown
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical Gold Star
Bradley King, Hadestown
 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Bradley King, The Treasurer
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical Gold Star
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical
Bradley King, Hadestown
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Gold Star
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical Gold Star
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play
Bradley KingEmpanada Loca
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Bradley King, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812

Bradley King News

Video: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Pre Photo Video: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Syracuse Stage has released a first look at production video of the new musical How to Dance in Ohio, which celebrated the official Opening Night of its world premiere engagement on Friday, September 23. Watch here!

Photos: See Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Haven Burton & More at HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO Open Photo Photos: See Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Haven Burton & More at HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO Opening Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Syracuse Stage celebrated the official Opening Night of its world premiere engagement of How to Dance in Ohio on Friday, September 23. See opening night photos here!

Photos: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in the World Premiere of HOW TO  Photo Photos: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in the World Premiere of HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

The new musical, How to Dance in Ohio, inspired by Alexandra Shiva’s Peabody Award-winning documentary of the same name, is the 2022/2023 season opener at Syracuse Stage and is now in performances through Oct. 9, 2022. Get a first look at photos here!

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS' Khadija Sankoh Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS' Khadija Sankoh Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Social Watch - Sep 21, 2022

Today is the day it all began in Little Shop of Horrors! To celebrate, tune into our Instagram story today as Khadija Sankoh takes you behind the scenes of her day at Little Shop of Horrors!

Video: HADESTOWN Star Lillias White Raises The Roof In Her First Performance as Missu Photo Video: HADESTOWN Star Lillias White Raises The Roof In Her First Performance as Missus Hermes!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

Go inside Lillias' first performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre and hear her earth-shaking take on the show's opening number and more in the newly released video!

Photos: First Look at Lena Hall as Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Photos: First Look at Lena Hall as Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

Production photos have been released of Tony Award winner Lena Hall as Audrey, in the three-time Best Revival Award-winning LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, now in its third year of performances at the Westside Theatre. Check out photos here!

World Premiere of GODDESS Starring Amber Iman & More Extended at Berkeley Rep Photo World Premiere of GODDESS Starring Amber Iman & More Extended at Berkeley Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

The world premiere musical Goddess will extend for an additional week at Berkeley Rep. The new musical will now run through Saturday, October 1. Goddess is conceived and directed by Saheem Ali, music and lyrics by Michael Thurber, and written by Jocelyn Bioh.

Brad Oscar, Bryce Pinkham & Tiffany Renee Thompson to Join LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Brad Oscar, Bryce Pinkham & Tiffany Renee Thompson to Join LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

Tony-nominated Broadway veterans¬†Brad Oscar¬†(Something Rotten!, The Producers, Jekyll & Hyde) and¬†Bryce Pinkham¬†(A Gentleman's¬†Guide to Love and Murder,¬†The Heidi Chronicles,¬†‚ÄúMercy Street‚ÄĚ) will join the cast of¬†Little Shop of Horrors Off-Broadway this month.¬†

The 1/52 Project Founded by Beowulf Boritt Announces First 7 Early-Career Designer Re Photo The 1/52 Project Founded by Beowulf Boritt Announces First 7 Early-Career Designer Recipients
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

The 1/52 Project, the new financial grant program founded by Tony Award-winning set designer Beowulf Boritt, has selected the first seven early-career designer recipients to benefit from $100,000 in grants.

HADESTOWN North American Tour is Coming to The Fabulous Fox Theatre in October Photo HADESTOWN North American Tour is Coming to The Fabulous Fox Theatre in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022

The HADESTOWN North American Tour is coming to St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre October 11-23, 2022. Produced by Mara Isaacs, Dale Franzen, Hunter Arnold, and Tom Kirdahy, Hadestown is the most honored show of the 2018-2019 Broadway season.

Bradley King Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production  VideoVIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Jul 11, 2022

Get a first look at the pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka. Watch all new video highlights from the production at La Jolla Playhouse!

Photos & Video: Original Movie Cast Member William Zabka Visits THE KARATE KID - THE  VideoPhotos & Video: Original Movie Cast Member William Zabka Visits THE KARATE KID - THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2022

William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence in the original 1984 The Karate Kid movie and star of COBRA KAI) stopped by the production. Check out photos and video! The world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement of THE KARATE KID - The Musical is now playing at STAGES St. Louis' Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of the Pre-Broadway Run of THE KARATE KID VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of the Pre-Broadway Run of THE KARATE KID
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2022

In an all new video, go behind-the-scenes of The Karate Kid - The Musical ahead of its pre-Broadway, world premiere engagement with STAGES St. Louis at the Ross Family Theatre at the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center which begins previews tonight, Wednesday, May 25 with an opening night set for Wednesday, June 1.

LISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA VideoLISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

The first song from the upcoming Original Cast Recording of the musical Lempicka has been released. Listen as Eden Espinosa sings 'Woman Is'!

VIDEO: All New Clips of the South Korean Production of HADESTOWN VideoVIDEO: All New Clips of the South Korean Production of HADESTOWN
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2021

All new clips have been released of the South Korean cast of Hadestown! The cast notably features Xiumin of K-Pop group EXO, alternating in the role of Orpheus. The production opened on September 7.

VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show! VideoVIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2021

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, October 19, for the return of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the new musical FLYING OVER SUNSET. Check out all new clips from the show featuring Carmen Cusack, Kanisha Marie Feliciano, Harry Hadden-Paton, Nehal Joshi, Emily Pynenburg, Michele Ragusa, Robert Sella, Laura Shoop, Atticus Ware, and Tony Yazbeck!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At HADESTOWN In South Korea VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At HADESTOWN In South Korea
by Stage Tube - Oct 6, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the South Korean cast of Hadestown! The cast notably features Xiumin of K-Pop group EXO, alternating in the role of Orpheus. The production opened on September 7.

VIDEO: Dave Malloy Announces NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Will Make W VideoVIDEO: Dave Malloy Announces NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Will Make West Coast Premiere With the Shotgun Players
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2020

Dave Malloy made an exciting announcement on Shotgun Players' 2020 Sassafras Virtual Gala! He announced that Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 will have its West Coast premiere as part of Shotgun's spring 2021 season.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Worksho VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

On this day in 2016, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical HADESTOWN celebrated its off-Broadway opening at New York Theatre Workshop.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For MOBY-DICK at ART! VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For MOBY-DICK at ART!
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2019

Moby-Dick begins previews tonight, Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA. It opens Wednesday, December 11, and plays through Sunday, January 12, 2020. Tickets on sale now: online at AmericanRepertoryTheater.org, by phone at 617.547.8300, and in person at the Loeb Drama Center Ticket Services Offices (64 Brattle Street, Cambridge).


Bradley King Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Bradley King been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Flying Over Sunset , Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Flying Over Sunset , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Flying Over Sunset , Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hadestown , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Lighting Design (The Lortels) for The Treasurer , Best Lighting Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 , Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 , Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Empanada Loca and Outstanding Lighting Design (The Lortels) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 .

What awards has Bradley King won?
Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hadestown, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hadestown, Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hadestown, Best Lighting Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812and Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812.