Ilona Somogyi

Personal Information
Ilona Somogyi started her Off-Broadway career when Wit moved from the Long Wharf Theater to MCC and then to The Union Square Theater. Since then she had designed frequently in New York City at the Atlantic, CSC, Manhattan Theater Co, Playwright’s Horizon, Public, Signature, and Vineyard Theaters. Notable recent production include: Clybourne Park, School and Keep Your Pantheon by David Mamet, Home, Vigil, Jerry Springer: The Opera at Carnegie Hall, Almost an Evening by Joel Coen, The Piano Teacher, The American Pilot, Crooked, and Celebration and The Room by Harold Pinter. She designs regionally at Arena Stage, Hartford Stage, South Coast Rep, Westport Country Playhouse, Williamstown Theater Festival and Yale Rep, where she designed Sarah Ruhl’s Passion Play last season. Ilona is a graduate of and faculty member at The Yale School of Drama.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Body of an American Cherry Lane Theatre 02/23/2016 Costume Designer
2 Gloria Vineyard Theatre 06/15/2015 Costume Designer
3 Satchmo at the Waldorf Westside Theatre/ Upstairs 03/04/2014 Costume Designer
4 Dinner with Friends Laura Pels Theatre (Current) 02/13/2014 Costume Designer
5 The Seagull Lynn Redgrave Theatre 10/13/2013 Costume Designer
6 The Lying Lesson Linda Gross Theater 03/13/2013 Costume Designer
7 My Name is Asher Lev Westside Theatre/ Upstairs 11/28/2012 Costume Designer
8 Regrets New York City Center/ Stage I 03/27/2012 Costume Designer
9 Maple and Vine Playwrights Horizons 12/07/2011 Costume Designer
10 A Small Fire Playwrights Horizons 01/06/2011 Costume Designer
11 Clybourne Park Playwrights Horizons 02/21/2010 Costume Designer
12 Two Unrelated Plays by David Mamet: Keep Your Pantheon and School Linda Gross Theater 09/30/2009 Costume Designer
13 Home Peter Norton Space 12/07/2008 Costume Designer
14 crooked Julia Miles Theater 04/20/2008 Costume Designer
15 Almost an Evening Theatres at 45 Bleecker/ Bleecker Street Theatre 04/02/2008 Costume Designer
16 The Piano Teacher Vineyard Theatre 11/18/2007 Costume Designer
17 Scarcity Linda Gross Theater 09/20/2007 Costume Designer
18 The American Pilot New York City Center/ Stage II 11/21/2006 Costume Designer
19 A Safe Harbor for Elizabeth Bishop 59E59 Theaters/ Theater A 03/30/2006 Costume Designer
20 Celebration and The Room Linda Gross Theater 12/05/2005 Costume Designer
21 Hot 'n' Throbbing Peter Norton Space 03/28/2005 Costume Designer
22 The Controversy of Valladolid Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Newman Theater 02/20/2005 Costume Designer
23 Savannah Bay East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 06/10/2003 Costume Designer
24 Cavedweller New York Theatre Workshop 05/08/2003 Costume Designer
25 Fucking A Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 03/16/2003 Costume Designer
26 The World Over The Duke on 42nd Street 10/01/2002 Costume Designer
27 Swimming with Watermelons Vineyard Theatre 04/11/2002 Costume Designer
28 Brutal Imagination Vineyard Theatre 01/09/2002 Costume Designer
29 Unwrap Your Candy Vineyard Theatre 10/08/2001 Costume Designer
30 Tabletop American Place Theatre 10/30/2000 Costume Designer
31 Naked East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 04/09/2000 Costume Designer
32 If Memory Serves Promenade Theatre 12/12/1999 Costume Designer
33 Spread Eagle WPA Theatre 11/27/1998 Costume Designer
34 Wit Union Square Theatre 10/06/1998 Costume Designer
35 Wit MCC Theater 09/19/1998 Costume Designer
36 Vita & Virginia Union Square Theatre 11/16/1994 Assistant Costume Designer
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2012 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Costume Design Maple and Vine Costume Designer
2 NOMINATED 2012 Hewes Design Award, Costume Design Maple and Vine Costume Designer
3 NOMINATED 2010 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Costume Design Clybourne Park Costume Designer
4 NOMINATED 2010 Hewes Design Award, Costume Design Clybourne Park Costume Designer