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Christopher Swader

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Co-Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Designer






Christopher Swader News

Review: SAFE HOME at Shadowland Stages Is Based on Short Stories by Tom Hanks Photo Review: SAFE HOME at Shadowland Stages Is Based on Short Stories by Tom Hanks
by Bruce Apar - Aug 4, 2022

Creating an ambitious odyssey of time travel based on three short stories from Tom Hanks's collection 'Uncommon Type' sounds like an intriguing idea ... on paper. The challenge is how to transfer it effectively from page to stage. In its current form, it feels more like a workshop than a ready-for-prime-time production.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 2, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball.

World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's YEAH BABY Begins Performances Tonight at the REP Photo World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's YEAH BABY Begins Performances Tonight at the REP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

The Resident Ensemble Players (REP), the professional theatre company in residence at the University of Delaware, is presenting Yeah Baby, the World Premiere of a new cutting-edge comedy written and co-directed by Award-winning writer/director, Theresa Rebeck. 

The Resident Ensemble Players to Present the World Premiere of YEAH BABY by Theresa R Photo The Resident Ensemble Players to Present the World Premiere of YEAH BABY by Theresa Rebeck
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

The Resident Ensemble Players (REP), the professional theatre company in residence at the University of Delaware, will present a new cutting-edge comedy written by the exceptionally talented writer/director, Theresa Rebeck.

Cast, Creative Team and Production Dates Announced for Miami New Drama's SEVEN DEADLY Photo Cast, Creative Team and Production Dates Announced for Miami New Drama's SEVEN DEADLY SINS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 20, 2020

Miami New Drama has announced casting, creative team and production dates for Seven Deadly Sins: Temptation in the Magic City, an innovative, site-specific event which will be presented from November 27 through January 3 in seven vacant storefronts along Miami Beach's historic Lincoln Road. Opening night is Saturday, December 5.

The Flea Extends 3 Shows In MAC WELLMAN: PERFECT CATASTROPHES Festival Photo The Flea Extends 3 Shows In MAC WELLMAN: PERFECT CATASTROPHES Festival
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2019

The Flea Theater will extend three acclaimed productions in MAC WELLMAN: PERFECT CATASTROPHES. This festival of plays by the influential vanguard playwright Mac Wellman runs through November 1. The final two plays in the festival -- a double bill of short one-acts The Sandalwood Box and The Fez -- open on October 5; and The Art of Stacking the Deck: A Mac Wellman Symposium exploring Wellman's profound impact on the American theater runs October 4 a?" 6.

ALL HALLOWS EVE A Horror Musical With Puppets Begins Performances October 18 Photo ALL HALLOWS EVE A Horror Musical With Puppets Begins Performances October 18
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 21, 2019

Martin P. Robinson Productions and Little Shadow Productions presents All Hallows Eve, a wild, horror musical journey across the grey veil on a Halloween night, testing a sister's and brother's love against the forces of true evil, with book, lyrics and puppet design by Martin P. Robinson (Little Shop of Horrors; a?oeSesame Streeta??) and music by Paul Rudolph (Emmy Award-winning composer, a?oeSesame Streeta??, a?oeGLANKa??).  

Photo Flash: First Look at CAROLINE, OR CHANGE at Astoria Performing Arts Center Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CAROLINE, OR CHANGE at Astoria Performing Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2019

Award-winning and critically-acclaimed Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC - Jesse Marchese, Executive Director; Dev Bondarin, Artistic Director) continues its 18th mainstage season with a production of the Tony-nominated musical Caroline, or Change by Tony Kushner (Book & Lyrics) and Jeanine Tesori (Music), directed by APAC artistic director, Dev Bondarin (New York Innovative Theatre Award nominee for Best Director for APAC's 2017 production of Raisin). Caroline, or Change runs from May 2 - 25, 2019 at the Broccoli Theater at the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, 21-12 30th Road (at 21st Street), Astoria, NY 11102.

BWW Review: I CARRY YOUR HEART at 59E59 Theaters Takes Audiences on Important Persona Photo BWW Review: I CARRY YOUR HEART at 59E59 Theaters Takes Audiences on Important Personal Journeys
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 6, 2019

The New York premiere of 'I Carry Your Heart,' written by Georgette Kelly and directed Cate Caplin is now being performed at 59E59 Street Theaters. This important show shines a light the subject of organ donation from multiple perspectives.

Astoria Performing Arts Center Announces Cast and Creative Team Of CAROLINE, OR CHANG Photo Astoria Performing Arts Center Announces Cast and Creative Team Of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2019

Award-winning and critically-acclaimed Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC - Jesse Marchese, Executive Director; Dev Bondarin, Artistic Director) continues its 18th mainstage season with a production of the Tony-nominated musical Caroline, or Change by Tony Kushner (Book & Lyrics) and Jeanine Tesori (Music), directed by APAC artistic director, Dev Bondarin (New York Innovative Theatre Award nominee for Best Director for APAC's 2017 production of Raisin). Caroline, or Change runs from May 2 - 25, 2019 at the Broccoli Theater at the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, 21-12 30th Road (at 21st Street), Astoria, NY 11102.

Christopher Swader Videos

VIDEO: Creators Chat New Musical THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR at Abingdon
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company presents its first musical with the New York premiere of The Boy Who Danced On Air, with music by Tim Rosser and book and lyrics by Charlie Sohne, winners of 2015 Jonathan Larson and Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart awards. Directed by Abingdon Theatre Company Artistic Director Tony Speciale, The Boy Who Danced On Air plays four weeks only, May 15 through June 11, at the June Havoc Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Opening night is Thursday, May 25 at 7PM. Below, check out an interview with the musical's creators Tim Rosser & Charlie Sohne!