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Douglas W. Schmidt

Also Credited As: Douglas Schmidt
 
Bio:
Mr. Schmidt has designed nearly 60 Broadway shows and dozens of regional productions for the Guthrie, The Old Globe, The Alley Theatre, and Seattle Rep, among others. He has three Drama Desk Awards (Into the Woods, Veronica's Room, Over Here!), three Tony nominations (The Front Page, Into the Woods, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mr. Schmidt has designed nearly 60 Broadway shows and dozens of regional productions for the Guthrie, The Old Globe, The Alley Theatre, and Seattle Rep, among others. He has three Drama Desk Awards (Into the Woods, Veronica's Room, Over Here!), three Tony nominations (The Front Page, Into the Woods, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2019]
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Set Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Set Designer
 
[Houston, TX (Regional), 2008]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Scenic Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2002]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Settings
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Houston, TX (Regional), 1998]
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 1997]
Settings
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Scenic Designer
 
[Regional (US), 1988]
Settings
 
[Broadway, 1986]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1982]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1980]
Scenic Consultant
 
[West End, 1980]
Settings/Projections
 
[Off-Broadway, 1980]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Settings
Scenic Designer
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Settings/Projections
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer
 
[US Tour, 1976]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
Lighting Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
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[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
Scenic Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Settings
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1971]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1970]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1967]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Settings
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Costumes Supervisor

Photos

Awardees (sitting -  Jess Goldstein, Gino Bifulco, Brian C. Hemesath, Douglas W. Schm Photo

Awardees (sitting - Jess Goldstein, Gino Bifulco, Brian C. Hemesath, Douglas W. Schmidt -- with presenters standing Gregg Barnes, Jane Greenwood, Jack O''Brien

From: 
Date:
05/04/2015
Tobin Theatre Arts Fund''s Linda Hardberger, Mel Weingart and Robert Perziola with L. Photo

Tobin Theatre Arts Fund''s Linda Hardberger, Mel Weingart and Robert Perziola with L.B. Tobin Awardee, Douglas W. Schmidt

From: 
Date:
05/04/2015

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2019]
Scenic Designer

[West End, 2017]
Set Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Set Designer

[Houston, TX (Regional), 2008]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2002]
Scenic Designer

[Los Angeles, 2002]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2000]
Settings

[Broadway, 1999]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1999]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Houston, TX (Regional), 1998]
Scenic Designer

[West End, 1997]
Settings

[Broadway, 1996]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1995]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1994]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1991]
Scenic Designer

[Regional (US), 1988]
Settings

[Broadway, 1986]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1985]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1983]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1982]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1981]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1980]
Scenic Consultant

[West End, 1980]
Settings/Projections

[Off-Broadway, 1980]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1979]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1979]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1979]
Settings

Scenic Designer

Projection Designer

[Broadway, 1979]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1979]
Settings/Projections

[Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1978]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1977]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer

[US Tour, 1976]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

Lighting Supervisor

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1974]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

Scenic Designer

Scenic Designer

[West End, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1973]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Settings

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1972]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1971]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1971]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1971]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1970]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1970]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1969]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1967]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Settings

[Broadway, 1976]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Costumes Supervisor

Douglas W. Schmidt Biography

Mr. Schmidt has designed nearly 60 Broadway shows and dozens of regional productions for the Guthrie, The Old Globe, The Alley Theatre, and Seattle Rep, among others. He has three Drama Desk Awards (Into the Woods, Veronica's Room, Over Here!), three Tony nominations (The Front Page, Into the Woods, 42nd Street), an Obie, and many other awards.

Douglas W. Schmidt Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Set Design for a Play
Douglas W. Schmidt, The Front Page
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Set Design (Play or Musical)
Douglas W. Schmidt, The Front Page
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Scenic Design of a Play
Douglas W. Schmidt, The Front Page
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Scenic Design
Douglas W. Schmidt, Into the Woods
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Scenic Design
Douglas W. Schmidt, 42nd Street
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Set Design
Douglas W. Schmidt, Sidewalkin'
 
The Hewes Awards - 1977 - Scenic Design Gold Star
Douglas W. Schmidt, Agamemnon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1974 - Outstanding Set Designer Gold Star
Douglas W. Schmidt, Over Here!
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1974 - Outstanding Set Designer Gold Star
Douglas W. Schmidt, Veronica's Room
 
The Hewes Awards - 1973 - Scenic Design Gold Star
Douglas W. Schmidt, Enemies

Douglas W. Schmidt News

Judy Kaye, Betsy Wolfe, Wesley Taylor and More Join TALES OF THE CITY Musical Streami Photo Judy Kaye, Betsy Wolfe, Wesley Taylor and More Join TALES OF THE CITY Musical Streaming Event
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2021

A.C.T. will present a special online screening of the record-breaking musical, Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City, The Musical.

BWW Flashback: ALL MY SONS Concludes Broadway Run Today Photo BWW Flashback: ALL MY SONS Concludes Broadway Run Today
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 30, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Roundabout Theatre Company will conclude its critically acclaimed spring production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Jack O'Brien, today, June 30, after 19 preview performances and 80 regular performances. Before the cast takes their final bows, flashback through the show's journey on Broadway!

Last 2 Weeks To See Roundabout's ALL MY SONS, KISS ME, KATE And SOMETHING CLEAN Photo Last 2 Weeks To See Roundabout's ALL MY SONS, KISS ME, KATE And SOMETHING CLEAN
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company will conclude its critically acclaimed spring productions on Sunday, June 30: Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Jack O'Brien, Kiss Me, Kate, directed by Scott Ellis, choreographed by Warren Carlyle with music direction by Paul Gemignani, and Something Clean, by Selina Fillinger, directed by Margot Bordelon.

Roundabout's ALL MY SONS Extends Through June 30 Photo Roundabout's ALL MY SONS Extends Through June 30
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a one-week extension of the new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Jack O'Brien, starring Tony Award nominee Annette Bening, Tracy Letts and Tony Award nominee Benjamin Walker. The cast also includes Francesca Carpanini, Hampton Fluker, Michael Hayden, Jenni Barber, Alexander Bello, Monte Green, Nehal Joshi and Chinasa Ogbuagu.

BWW Review: Tracy Letts and Annette Bening in Arthur Miller's Drama of Evolving Ameri Photo BWW Review: Tracy Letts and Annette Bening in Arthur Miller's Drama of Evolving American Dreams, ALL MY SONS
by Michael Dale - Apr 23, 2019

While many scoff at Broadway's habit of bringing back so many American classics from decades ago, a well-timed revival of an early work by one of our great masters might reveal a bit about how the young, emerging voices of another era were dealing with the same kinds of issues that we still debate (or avoid) at family dinners today.

Review Roundup: Annette Bening And Tracy Letts Star In ALL MY SONS - What Did The Cri Photo Review Roundup: Annette Bening And Tracy Letts Star In ALL MY SONS - What Did The Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Apr 22, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, opening tonight!

New National Tour Of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Premieres In Wilmington Photo New National Tour Of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Premieres In Wilmington
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2019

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Wilmington premiere May 9-12, 2019 at The Playhouse on Rodney Square as part of a North American tour. Tickets are on sale now at www.BroadwayInWilmington.org, or by calling 302.888.0200. For more information, please visit TheSoundOfMusicOnTour.com.

THE SOUND OF MUSIC National Tour Comes to ABT Photo THE SOUND OF MUSIC National Tour Comes to ABT
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2019

Alberta Bair Theater's Broadway Series presented by U.S. Bank features two performances of The Sound of Music, a new NETworks production directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, on Monday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 9, each at 7:30 p.m.

SOUND OF MUSIC, Pilobolus Coming to MPAC April; Graham Nash On Sale Friday Photo SOUND OF MUSIC, Pilobolus Coming to MPAC April; Graham Nash On Sale Friday
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2019

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Morristown premiere Friday and Saturday, April 26-27 at Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $49-$89.

THE SOUND OF MUSIC Coming To The Sangamon Auditorium - March 27 Photo THE SOUND OF MUSIC Coming To The Sangamon Auditorium - March 27
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making it to Springfield on March 27th at Sangamon Auditorium as part of a North American tour. Tickets are on sale now for $89, $79, $69, $49, $42, $37 and $29 and can be purchased at UISpac.com, by calling (217) 206-6160 or in person at the UIS Ticket Office.

Douglas W. Schmidt Videos

BWW TV:  Annette Bening, Tracy Letts  & More Get Ready to Bring ALL MY SONS to Broadw VideoBWW TV: Annette Bening, Tracy Letts & More Get Ready to Bring ALL MY SONS to Broadway!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 17, 2019

Arthur Miller's All My Sons will begin preview performances on April 4, 2019, and open officially on Monday, April 22, 2019. This is a limited engagement through June 23, 2019 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

STAGE TUBE: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Tour Stars Kerstin Anderson and Ashley Brown Perform 'My Favorite Things'
by Stage Tube - Oct 27, 2015

A brand new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic THE SOUND OF MUSIC launched its national tour at the Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre on September 30. Directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, the production closes in Los Angeles on October 31, 2015, and will then tour North America for multiple seasons, playing multi-week and week-long engagements. Click below to watch stars Kerstin Anderson and Ashley Brown perform 'My Favorite Things' on Good Day LA!


Douglas W. Schmidt Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Douglas W. Schmidt been nominated for?
Outstanding Set Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Front Page , Outstanding Set Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Front Page , Best Scenic Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Front Page , Best Scenic Design (Tony Awards) for Into the Woods , Best Scenic Design (Tony Awards) for 42nd Street , Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Sidewalkin' , Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Agamemnon , Outstanding Set Designer (Drama Desk Awards) for Over Here! Outstanding Set Designer (Drama Desk Awards) for Veronica's Room and Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Enemies .

What awards has Douglas W. Schmidt won?
Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Agamemnon, Outstanding Set Designer (Drama Desk Awards) for Over Here! Outstanding Set Designer (Drama Desk Awards) for Veronica's Roomand Scenic Design (The Hewes Awards) for Enemies.