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Jack Magaw

 
Bio:
JACK MAGAW is a professional Scenic Designer and also teaches at The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts and English Literature from Vanderbilt University in 1985 and a Master of Fine Arts in Scenic Design from Northwestern University in ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
JACK MAGAW is a professional Scenic Designer and also teaches at The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts and English Literature from Vanderbilt University in 1985 and a Master of Fine Arts in Scenic Design from Northwestern University in ... (read complete bio)

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Productions

 
[Chicago, 2006]
Scenic Designer

Photos

A scene from the Midwest Premiere of Kenneth Jones' â€"Alabama Story” at Pe Photo

A scene from the Midwest Premiere of Kenneth Jones' â€"Alabama Story” at Peninsula Players through Sept. 4. From left are Greg Vinkler, Harter Clingman, James Leaming and Carmen Roman. Scenic Design Jack Magaw, Costume Design Kärin Simonson Kopischk

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08/19/2016
A scene from the Midwest Premiere of Kenneth Jones' â€"Alabama Story” at Pe Photo

A scene from the Midwest Premiere of Kenneth Jones' â€"Alabama Story” at Peninsula Players August 17 through Sept. 4, 2016. Pictured is Katherine Keberlein, photo by Len Villano. Scenic Design Jack Magaw, Costume Design Kärin Simonson Kopischke, Ligh

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Date:
08/19/2016
 Japhy Weideman (lighting), Jack Magaw (sets) and Emily Rebholz (costumes) Photo

Japhy Weideman (lighting), Jack Magaw (sets) and Emily Rebholz (costumes)

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06/17/2014

 

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Jack Magaw Biography

JACK MAGAW is a professional Scenic Designer and also teaches at The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts and English Literature from Vanderbilt University in 1985 and a Master of Fine Arts in Scenic Design from Northwestern University in 1991. To date he has designed more than 300 professional theatrical productions in the United States and abroad for Off-Broadway, Chicago and regional theatres such as Arena Stage, Lincoln Center Theatre, The Goodman Theatre, Barrington Stage, Chicago Opera Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Pittsburgh Public Theatre, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Alliance Theatre, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Court Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Geva Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Writers' Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Utah Shakespeare Festival and the Galway Theatre Festival among many others. Mr. Magaw’s work in Chicago has been recognized many times by the Joseph Jefferson Award Committee. In his 28 year teaching career, he has taught all areas of design and technology at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He resides in Chicago.




Jack Magaw News

Meet The Cast Of THE RAINMAKER At Peninsula Players Theatre Photo Meet The Cast Of THE RAINMAKER At Peninsula Players Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County's theatrical icon, is thrilled to announce the cast and creative team for the suspense-filled 'Write Me a Murder' by Frederick Knott.

World Premiere of PEARL'S ROLLIN' WITH THE BLUES: A NIGHT WITH FELICIA P. FIELDS to b Photo World Premiere of PEARL'S ROLLIN' WITH THE BLUES: A NIGHT WITH FELICIA P. FIELDS to be Presented at Writers Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

Writers Theatre will conclude its 2021/22 Season with Pearl’s Rollin’ with the Blues: A Night with Felicia P. Fields.  The production runs June 23, 2022 – July 24, 2022 in the in the Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Friday, July 1, 2022 at 7:30pm.

Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre Photo Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Court Theatre continues its 2021/22 season with Two Trains Running by August Wilson, directed by Ron OJ Parson. Two Trains Running runs May 13 – June 12, 2022 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The press opening was on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 7:30pm.

Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE Photo Bucks County Playhouse Opens 83rd Season With New Play AMERICAN JADE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

When the award-winning actress and playwright, Jodi Long, took her first steps on the Broadway stage in Sidney Lumet's production of “Nowhere to Go But Up,” she was entering a professional world that ran through her family's bloodline. Her Vaudevillian parents had long trod the boards – in fact, as part of a popular song and dance act, they even appeared on the Ed Sullivan show in the 1950s.

Goodman Theatre Announces Schedule Updates Photo Goodman Theatre Announces Schedule Updates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022

Two adjustments to the season schedule at Goodman Theatre shifts the 2021/2022 “Homecoming” Season line-up in the months ahead. The world-premiere production of Swing State by Rebecca Gilman directed by Robert Falls, previously announced for this spring, has been repositioned as this fall’s Owen Theatre opener.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of Faith Salie's APPROVAL JUNKIE Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of Faith Salie's APPROVAL JUNKIE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

Last night (Nov 22), Faith Salie and friends celebrated the opening night of Approval Junkie, Audible Theater’s New York premiere production at the Minetta Lane Theatre. Performances run through December 12 only.

VIDEO: Faith Salie Stars in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre Photo VIDEO: Faith Salie Stars in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2021

Audible Theater is presenting the New York premiere of Approval Junkie, which opens tonight at the Minetta Lane Theatre. Performances run through December 12 only. Approval Junkie is written and performed by Faith Salie, and directed by Amanda Watkins.

Photos: First Look at Faith Salie in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatr Photo Photos: First Look at Faith Salie in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2021

Photos are now available for Audible Theater’s New York premiere of Approval Junkie, now in performances through December 12 only at the Minetta Lane Theatre. Opening night is Monday, November 22.

Faith Salie's APPROVAL JUNKIE to Make New York Premiere in November at the Minetta La Photo Faith Salie's APPROVAL JUNKIE to Make New York Premiere in November at the Minetta Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2021

The New York premiere of Faith Salie’s Approval Junkie, developed in collaboration with and directed by Amanda Watkins, will finally make its New York premiere at Audible Theater’s Minetta Lane Theatre (18 Minetta Lane, between MacDougal & 6th Avenue – one block south of W. 3rd Street), after original rehearsals were postponed in March 2020.

Solea Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Marvel, Ato Blankson-Wood & More Added to Audible's Minetta Photo Solea Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Marvel, Ato Blankson-Wood & More Added to Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre Line-Up
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021

A new slate of fall programming has been announced for Audible Theater, including three more shows staged live at the Minetta Lane Theatre and four Audible Originals. Highlights include: And So We Walked, An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer, and Approval Junkie.

Jack Magaw Videos

VIDEO: Faith Salie Stars in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre VideoVIDEO: Faith Salie Stars in APPROVAL JUNKIE at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2021

Audible Theater is presenting the New York premiere of Approval Junkie, which opens tonight at the Minetta Lane Theatre. Performances run through December 12 only. Approval Junkie is written and performed by Faith Salie, and directed by Amanda Watkins.

BWW TV: First Look at John Mahoney and Penny Slusher in Highlights of Northlight Theatre's CHAPATTI
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 13, 2014

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces the World Premiere co-production of Chapatti, a new work developed through Northlight's Interplay program. Chapatti, by acclaimed Irish playwright Christian O' Reilly, is directed by Artistic Director BJ Jones and features John Mahoney and Penny Slusher. The production is running at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, from March 7-April 13, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below!

BWW TV: First Look at Derek Gaspar, Sean Parris and Tim Edward Rhoze in Northlight's THE WHIPPING MAN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 25, 2013

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, continues its 2012-2013 season with Matthew Lopez's The Whipping Man, directed by Kimberly Senior. The production will run at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, from January 18-February 24, 2013. The Press Opening is Friday, January 25, at 7:30 pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Claybourne Elder, Mary Testa, Wallace Smith in KC Rep's PIPPIN!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2012

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 48th season with the Tony Award-nominated musical Pippin, which features a score by Grammy-winner Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger O. Hirson. The Rep's artistic director Eric Rosenwill direct the musical, which runs September 14-October 7 in Spencer Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Rehearsals for KC Rep's PIPPIN
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2012

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 48th season with the Tony Award-nominated musical Pippin, which features a score by Grammy-winner Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger O. Hirson. The Rep's artistic director Eric Rosen will direct the musical, which runs September 14-October 7 in Spencer Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a preview of the rehearsal footage below.