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Edward Pierce

 
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Bio:
Broadway/tours: Wicked (worldwide), Bright Star, Amazing Grace, Holler If Ya Hear Me, The Other Place, A Streetcar Named Desire, Shatner's World, Billy Elliot, 9 to 5, The Pirate Queen, Aida, Ragtime, Cabaret, Noise/Funk. NBC's "Maya & Marty," Universal Kids' "Sprout House." edwardpierce.com (read complete bio)
 
Edward Pierce Headshot

Bio:
Broadway/tours: Wicked (worldwide), Bright Star, Amazing Grace, Holler If Ya Hear Me, The Other Place, A Streetcar Named Desire, Shatner's World, Billy Elliot, 9 to 5, The Pirate Queen, Aida, Ragtime, Cabaret, Noise/Funk. NBC's "Maya & Marty," Universal Kids' "Sprout House." edwardpierce.com (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design Supervision
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Scenic Design
 
[US Tour, 2014]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Associate Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Lighting Designer

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design Supervision

[Broadway, 2015]
Scenic Design

[US Tour, 2014]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2003]
Associate Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Lighting Designer

Edward Pierce Biography

Broadway/tours: Wicked (worldwide), Bright Star, Amazing Grace, Holler If Ya Hear Me, The Other Place, A Streetcar Named Desire, Shatner's World, Billy Elliot, 9 to 5, The Pirate Queen, Aida, Ragtime, Cabaret, Noise/Funk. NBC's "Maya & Marty," Universal Kids' "Sprout House." edwardpierce.com

Edward Pierce Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Scenic Design of a Play
Edward PierceAngels in America

Edward Pierce News

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Starring Richard Thomas to Begin Performances at the Kennedy Ce Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Starring Richard Thomas to Begin Performances at the Kennedy Center in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

The Kennedy Center engagement of To Kill a Mockingbird, Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin’s new play, directed by Tony® winner Bartlett Sher and based on Harper Lee’s classic novel, will play the Kennedy Center’s Opera House, June 21–July 10, 2022. Find out how to get tickets, who is in the cast and more.

Complete Casting Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD National Tour Photo Complete Casting Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD National Tour
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2022

The complete cast is announced today for the First National Tour of the history-making production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher and based on Harper Lee's classic novel. Find out who's in the cast and how to get tickets.

Local USA 829, United Scenic Artists Elects Edward Pierce as President Photo Local USA 829, United Scenic Artists Elects Edward Pierce as President
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

United Scenic Artists Local USA 829, IATSE has elected Edward Pierce as president of the union that is the representative voice of designers and scenic artists within the entertainment industry. Pierce, an established Broadway designer, was previously a Trustee on the national board. He succeeds Beverly Miller, who has held the position since 1995.

ARTREVIDOS CON NATE: CREATIVIDAD EN BROADWAY disponible en RTVE a la carta Photo ARTREVIDOS CON NATE: CREATIVIDAD EN BROADWAY disponible en RTVE a la carta
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jun 23, 2020

Hasta el próximo lunes 29 de junio está disponible en la web de RTVE a la carta el documental ARTREVIDOS CON NATE: CREATIVIDAD EN BROADWAY, que explora el proceso de creación de un musical entre bambalinas.

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - The Kennedy Center Leads Best Musical Catego Photo December 19th Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - The Kennedy Center Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Washington, DC Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - The Kennedy Center Lea Photo BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - The Kennedy Center Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 9, 2019

There's just a few weeks left to make your voice heard and submit your votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Washington, DC Awards!  Photo December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Washington, DC Awards!
by BWW - Dec 2, 2019

It's December! Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized. Check out the first set of stats below.

First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Washington, DC Awards!  Photo First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Washington, DC Awards!
by BWW - Nov 25, 2019

Voting is NOW OPEN and the first votes are in for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Washington, DC Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The nominees are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized!

Edward Pierce Videos

STAGE TUBE: Go Behind the Scenes with Nilo Cruz, Priscilla Lopez and More for McCarter's BATHING IN MOONLIGHT
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2016

A priest is torn between two loves. Marcela (Hannia Guillen) and her Cuban-American family are struggling and Father Monroe (Raul Mendez) offers them warmth and kindness. Generosity blossoms into love as the lines between vocation and passion begin to blur. Artistic Director Emily Mann and playwright Nilo Cruz reunite for the first time since the Pulitzer Prize-winning Anna in the Tropics with this lyrical and romantic new play. Click below to go behind the scenes with the cast and creative team!

STAGE TUBE: HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Star Saul Williams Stops by MORNING JOE
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2014

Written by Todd Kreidler and directed by Tony Award-winner Kenny Leon, Holler If Ya Hear Me is now playing at the Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street). In the video below, Saul Williams, who stars in the new Broadway play, featuring the music of the late Tupac Shakur, joins Morning Joe to discuss the production!

STAGE TUBE: Saul Williams Talks Playing the Lead in HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME on CBS
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2014

'Holler If Ya Hear Me', the first show of the new Broadway season, is based on the music and lyrics of the late rapper Tupac Shakur. In the video below, CBS 2's Dana Tyler talks with the actor and poet who plays the lead character in Broadway's first Hip-Hop musical - Saul Williams!

Tupac Musical HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Opens Tonight on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2014

HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, written by Todd Kreidler and directed by Kenny Leon, is now in previews and will open on Thursday, June 19. Holler If Ya Hear Me, the world inside Tupac Shakur's music and lyrics, blazes to life in a non-biographical story about friendship, family, revenge, change and hope. Inner city lives struggle for peace against the daily challenges they face in this entertaining and original musical. Through the poetry of one of the 20th century's most influential and culturally prominent voices, we are given a window into realities of the streets still relevant today. BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek of the cast in action below!

AUDIO: Preview Three Tracks from Broadway's New Tupac Musical HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2014

Here's a chance to hear music from the new musical Holler If Ya Hear Me, written by Todd Kreidler and directed by Kenny Leon. Listen to 3 tracks including 'Holler If Ya Hear Me,' 'California Love' and 'Unconditional Love' in advance of the musical's first preview performance this Monday, June 2, below!

STAGE TUBE: Cast & Crew of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME on Bringing Tupac to Broadway at Schomburg Center's Theater Talk Panel
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2014

HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, the new Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur was featured at the Schomburg Center's Theater Talk Panel last night. HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME director Kenny Leon, stars Saul Williams and Saycon Sengbloh and producer Jessica Green; along withMarcyliena Morgan, Executive Director of the Hip Hop Archive at Harvard and moderator Dr. James Peterson, Director of African Studies and Associate Professor at Lehigh University as they discuss the musical and why now is the time for the words of Tupac Shakur to be on Broadway. The video also features a performance of "Unconditional Love" by Saul Williams and Saycon Sengbloh. Check it out below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of THE OTHER PLACE on Opening Night- Laurie Metcalf and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 11, 2013

The Other Place, the new play starring Laurie Metcalf, opened last night, January 10 at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). The Other Place stars Laurie Metcalf ('Roseanne,' November), Daniel Stern ('The Wonder Years,' Diner), Zoe Perry (Broadway debut), and John Schiappa (Assassins, Take Me Out). BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the cast and creative team on opening night and you can check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Laurie Metcalf and More in THE OTHER PLACE- Production Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 3, 2013

The Other Place, the new play starring Laurie Metcalf, is now in previews at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). The Other Place will open Thursday, January 10. The Other Place stars Laurie Metcalf ('Roseanne,' November), Daniel Stern ('The Wonder Years,' Diner), Zoe Perry (Broadway debut), and John Schiappa (Assassins, Take Me Out). Get a first look at the stars in action below!

BWW TV: Chatting with Blair Underwood, Daphne Rubin-Vega & More at A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Opening!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2012

A Streetcar Named Desire starring Blair Underwood as Stanley, Nicole Ari Parker as Blanche, Daphne Rubin-Vega as Stella and Wood Harris as Mitch opened last night, April 22, on Broadway for a limited run through to July 22, 2012. BroadwayWorld was at the celebratory after party and takes you inside below.

BWW TV Preview: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Opens Tonight!
by Robert Diamond - Apr 22, 2012

Check out production footage from A Streetcar Named Desire starring Blair Underwood as Stanley, Nicole Ari Parker as Blanche, Daphne Rubin-Vega as Stella and Wood Harris as Mitch - opening tonight!


Edward Pierce Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Edward Pierce been nominated for?
Best Scenic Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Angels in America .