Peter Nigrini

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Peter Nigrini is a projection designer for live theater. His best-known designs include Dear Evan Hansen, Fela!, and Here Lies Love. He also works occasionally as a scenic and lighting designer, most notably his longstanding collaboration with Nature Theater of Oklahoma. He is also a lecturer at New York University[1]


Nigrini earned his bachelor's degree at Dartmouth College and later received a master's degree at the Central St. Martins College of Art (London) in scenography.


Off-Broadway and Regional[edit]

Opera, Music, Dance[edit]

Nature Theater of Oklahoma[edit]

Peter is a founding member of the much lauded New York avant grade theater troupe Nature Theater of Oklahoma. He is the sole designer for the company and as such is responsible for every visual aspect of their productions. For them he has designed:

  • The Poetics: a ballet brut
  • No Dice
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Rambo Solo
  • Life and Times, Episodes 1-9

Awards and nominations[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "NYU Tisch Faculty Page".
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Broadway Internet Database". Peter Nigrini. The Broadway League. Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Henry Hewes Awards". Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Outer Critics Circle 2015-2016 Season".
  5. ^ "Outer Critics Circle 2015-2016 Season".
  6. ^ "2016 Drama Desk Awards". 2016. Retrieved May 25, 2016.
  7. ^ "Lucille Lortel Awards 2016". Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  8. ^ "Obie Awards 2013". Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  9. ^ "Obie Awards 2008". Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  10. ^ "2013 Drama Desk Awards". Retrieved 23 June 2016.