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Peter Nigrini

 
Birth Place:
Toronto
Bio:
Peter's Broadway credits include SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, A Doll's House, Part 2, An Act of God, Amalie, A New Musical, Fela!, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Best Man. His other credits include Grounded and Here Lies Love (The Public Theater), Wakey, Wakey ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Toronto

Bio:
Peter's Broadway credits include SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, A Doll's House, Part 2, An Act of God, Amalie, A New Musical, Fela!, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Best Man. His other credits include Grounded and Here Lies Love (The Public Theater), Wakey, Wakey ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2022]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2022]
Production Design
 
[US Tour, 2021]
Projection Design
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Projection Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2021]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2021]
Projection Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2019]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Projection Designer
 
[Toronto, 2019]
Projection Designer
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2018]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2017]
Projection Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2017]
Production Design
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Chicago, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2015]
Projection Designer
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design
 
[West End, 2014]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer
 
[US Tour, 2011]
Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Projection Designer

Photos

Jason Michael Webb, Natasha Katz, Christopher Wheeldon, Lynn Nottage, Lia Vollack, De Photo

Jason Michael Webb, Natasha Katz, Christopher Wheeldon, Lynn Nottage, Lia Vollack, Derek McLane, Myles Frost, David Holcenberg, Paul Tazewell and Peter Nigrini

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Date:
05/17/2022
Peter Nigrini and Derek McLane Photo

Peter Nigrini and Derek McLane

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Date:
05/17/2022
Peter Nigrini Photo

Peter Nigrini

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Date:
05/13/2022
Peter Nigrini during The 73rd Annual Tony Awards Meet The Nominees Press Day at the S Photo

Peter Nigrini during The 73rd Annual Tony Awards Meet The Nominees Press Day at the Sofitel Hotel on May 01, 2019 in New York City.

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Date:
05/02/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2022]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2022]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2022]
Production Design

[US Tour, 2021]
Projection Design

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Projection Designer[Replacement]

[West End, 2021]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2021]
Projection Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2019]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Projection Designer

[Toronto, 2019]
Projection Designer

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2018]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer

[Regional (US), 2017]
Projection Designer

[Regional (US), 2017]
Production Design

[Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Projection Designer

[Los Angeles, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Chicago, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Los Angeles, 2015]
Projection Designer

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design

[West End, 2014]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer

[US Tour, 2011]
Projection Designer

[West End, 2010]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Projection Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Projection Designer

Peter Nigrini Biography

Peter's Broadway credits include SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, A Doll's House, Part 2, An Act of God, Amalie, A New Musical, Fela!, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Best Man.
His other credits include Grounded and Here Lies Love (The Public Theater), Wakey, Wakey (Signature Theatre), The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity (Second Stage Theater), Notes from Underground (Yale Repertory Theatre), The Grace Jones Hurricane Tour, Rent (New World Stages), Real Enemies (BAM Next Wave Festival), and Blind Date (Bill T. Jones).
For Nature Theater of Oklahoma, No Dice and Life & Times (Burgtheater, Vienna). His upcoming projects are the new musical Dave (Arena Stage), Beetlejuice (Broadway 18-19), and The Orphan of Zhao (Beijing International Music Festival).

Peter Nigrini Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Peter NigriniMJ The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Beetlejuice
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Beetlejuice
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Peter NigriniBeetlejuice
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Peter NigriniAin't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, SpongeBob SquarePants
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Dear Evan Hansen
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Wakey, Wakey
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical)
Peter Nigrini, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical)
Peter Nigrini, Grounded
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter NigriniOur Lady of Kibeho
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Here Lies Love
 
The Hewes Awards - 2013 - Hewes Design Award Gold Star
Peter Nigrini, Here Lies Love

Peter Nigrini News

BEETLEJUICE to Celebrate 31 Days of Halloween With Surprises for Fans & More Photo BEETLEJUICE to Celebrate 31 Days of Halloween With Surprises for Fans & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

BEETLEJUICE¬†will celebrate its final Halloween (The Ghost-with-the-Most‚Äôs favorite holiday) on Broadway with a month of surprises for fans every Day-O in October, including Halloween-themed cocktails at the Marquis concessions stand, weekly costume contests, limited edition ‚ÄúStrange and Unusual‚ÄĚ swag giveaways and more.

AIN'T TOO PROUD - The Life And Times Of The Temptations Will Open in the West End in  Photo AIN'T TOO PROUD - The Life And Times Of The Temptations Will Open in the West End in March 2023
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

The smash hit Tony Award-winning Broadway musical AIN'T TOO PROUD ‚Äď The Life and Times of The Temptations, will bring the incredible true story of the greatest R&B group of all time to the West End.

The Bessies Announce 2022 Nominees and Honorees For Lifetime Achievement and Service  Photo The Bessies Announce 2022 Nominees and Honorees For Lifetime Achievement and Service to the Field Of Dance
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

The NY Dance and Performance Awards, The Bessies, New York City's premier dance awards honoring outstanding creative work in the field, announced the nominees for the 2022 Bessie Awards at a virtual press conference hosted by Gibney.

 Lottery Announced For DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Detroit Photo Lottery Announced For DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Detroit
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

¬†Dear Evan Hansen¬†comes to Detroit‚Äôs Fisher Theatre September 27 ‚Äď October 9, 2022. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $25 tickets available per performance.

BEETLEJUICE to Close on Broadway January 2023 Photo BEETLEJUICE to Close on Broadway January 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

BEETLEJUICE will officially close on Broadway on Sunday, January 8, 2023. When BEETLEJUICE makes its final Broadway bow, it will have played 27 previews at the Winter Garden Theatre and 366 regular performances, and 313 regular performances during its resurrection at Broadways’ Marquis Theater, for a total of 679 Broadway performances.

Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE Photo Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR World Premiere at The Public
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

The Public Theater has announced complete casting for the world premiere of PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR, written by and featuring Pulitzer Prize winner and Public Theater Writer-in-Residence Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Bessie Award winner Niegel Smith. 

Review: Broadway's AIN'T TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS Brings Moto Photo Review: Broadway's AIN'T TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS Brings Motown to Music Hall
by Emily Short - Sep 10, 2022

Watch The Temptations‚Äô journey through the limelight and witness them change the music industry forever. Origin story, history lesson, live concert‚Äďthis is AIN‚ÄôT TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS. Music Hall at Fair Park. September 6-18.

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.

MJ Breaks Neil Simon Theatre Box Office Record for the 5th Time Photo MJ Breaks Neil Simon Theatre Box Office Record for the 5th Time
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

The unofficial final days of summer have delivered yet another record-breaking 8-perfomance week for MJ. Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre box office record for the 5th time, MJ’s receipts totaled $1,762,559 for the week ending Sunday, September 4.

Review: DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Eisenhower Theatre At The Kennedy Center Photo Review: DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Eisenhower Theatre At The Kennedy Center
by Ken Kemp - Sep 3, 2022

Catch the national tour of the six-time Tony Award winning musical on the Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Stage through September 25th.

Peter Nigrini Videos

VIDEO: History-Making MJ Star Myles Frost Celebrates His Big Win! VideoVIDEO: History-Making MJ Star Myles Frost Celebrates His Big Win!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2022

Myles Frost made history, becoming the youngest individual actor to win a Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical at only 22- years old. He took home the award for his critically acclaimed performance as Michael Jackson in the smash Broadway hit, MJ. watch his celebration with his MJ family!

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.

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MJ's Peter Nigrini, Natasha Katz & Derek McLane VideoMeet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MJ's Peter Nigrini, Natasha Katz & Derek McLane
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 2, 2022

The countdown to the Tony Awards has a officially begun! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Broadway's biggest night. Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Peter Nigrini, Natasha Katz and Derek McLane!

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.

VIDEO: BEETLEJUICE Fan Art Mural at the Marquis Wows the Show's Cast! VideoVIDEO: BEETLEJUICE Fan Art Mural at the Marquis Wows the Show's Cast!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2022

This week, the cast of Beetlejuice stopped by the Marquis to check out the mural for the very first time! Go inside the unveiling to see video of the Fan Art wall and the cast's reaction.

VIDEO: First Look at New & Returning Cast of BEETLEJUICE in Rehearsal VideoVIDEO: First Look at New & Returning Cast of BEETLEJUICE in Rehearsal
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2022

Beetlejuice is headed back to Broadway on April 8, 2022 at the Marquis Theatre! Get a first look at the new and returning cast of Beetlejuice in rehearsal!

VIDEO: MJ Cast Hits the Red Carpet to Celebrate Opening Night! VideoVIDEO: MJ Cast Hits the Red Carpet to Celebrate Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2022

The curtain was raised last night for the opening night of one of the most anticipated musicals in recent Broadway history: MJ. The cast, including 12 Broadway debuts, took their first opening night bows at the Neil Simon Theatre. Newcomer Myles Frost, of Washington, D.C., made his Broadway debut as Michael Jackson and received multiple standing ovations. Watch below as the company hits the red carpet right before the curtain went up!

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of MJ Take Opening Night Bows VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of MJ Take Opening Night Bows
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2022

The curtain was raised last night for the opening night of one of the most anticipated musicals in recent Broadway history: MJ. The cast, including 12 Broadway debuts, took their first opening night bows at the Neil Simon Theatre. Newcomer Myles Frost, of Washington, D.C., made his Broadway debut as Michael Jackson and received multiple standing ovations. Watch the opening night bows below and catch a clip of the cast performing 'Beat It.'

VIDEO: John Legend Visits the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD VideoVIDEO: John Legend Visits the Cast of AIN'T TOO PROUD
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2021

Grammy Award-winning superstar¬†John Legend¬†and producing partner¬†Mike Jackson paid a visit to¬†the cast and creative team of the Broadway company of the Tony Award-winning¬†Ain‚Äôt Too Proud ‚Äď The Life and Times of the Temptations!

Breaking: AIN'T TOO PROUD Will Return to Broadway in October VideoBreaking: AIN'T TOO PROUD Will Return to Broadway in October
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2021

Ain‚Äôt Too Proud ‚Äď The Life and Times of the Temptations, the Tony Award-winning musical will resume Broadway performances on¬†October 16, subject to government approval, at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street) with a gala performance heralding the return of Broadway.


Peter Nigrini Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Peter Nigrini been nominated for?
Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for MJ The Musical , Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Beetlejuice , Outstanding Projection Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Beetlejuice , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Beetlejuice , Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations , Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePants , Outstanding Projection Design (The Lortels) for Dear Evan Hansen , Outstanding Projection Design (The Lortels) for Wakey, Wakey , Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dear Evan Hansen , Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Dear Evan Hansen , Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Grounded , Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Our Lady of Kibeho Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Here Lies Love and Hewes Design Award (The Hewes Awards) for Here Lies Love .

What awards has Peter Nigrini won?
Hewes Design Award (The Hewes Awards) for Here Lies Love.