Marcus Doshi

Personal Information
collaborating with artists & architects on a wide array of non-theatrical ventures. Recent projects of note include the world premiere of the Khmer Rock Opera WHERE ELEPHANTS WEEP in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, ELEKTRA for Seattle Opera, AIDA for Baltimore Opera, OTHELLO & HAMLET for Theatre for a New Audience, NYC, and FIRST BREEZE OF SUMMER at the Signature for which he won the 2008 Audelco Award for lighting design. As a company member of Moving Theater he has also participated in the creation of WITHOUT, MASS PARTICLE No. 1, IMPERMANENT COLLECTION, and LAST DANCE. Marcus also works extensively with the Khmer Arts Ensemble, under the artistic direction of Sophiline Cheam Shapiro, lighting the 2003 Venice Biennial presentation of SAMRITECHAK and designing the scenery and lighting for the international tour of PAMINA DEVI. His work has been seen internationally in Edinburgh, London, Amsterdam, Castres, Venice, Vienna, Mumbai and Delhi among others. Selected NYC & Regional include: The New Group, Soho Rep, The Joyce, The Mint, Lincoln Center, Chicago Shakespeare, Seattle Rep, Portland Center Stage, Yale Rep, Hartford Stage Company, Virginia Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, Greenwich Music Festival and Florentine Opera. Marcus is a recipient of the TCG/National Endowment for the Arts 2003-2005 Career Development Program Grant. He received his undergraduate education at Wabash College, and a Masters of Fine Arts from the Yale School of Drama.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Pass Over Claire Tow Theater 06/18/2018 Lighting Designer
2 Party People Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 11/16/2016 Set Designer
3 Party People Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 11/16/2016 Lighting Designer
4 My Children! My Africa! Pershing Square Signature Center/ The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre 05/24/2012 Lighting Designer
5 The Taming of the Shrew The Duke on 42nd Street 03/25/2012 Lighting Designer
6 The Broken Heart The Duke on 42nd Street 02/11/2012 Lighting Designer
7 Macbeth The Duke on 42nd Street 03/20/2011 Lighting Designer
8 Measure for Measure The Duke on 42nd Street 02/14/2010 Lighting Designer
9 A Boy and His Soul Vineyard Theatre 09/24/2009 Lighting Designer
10 Things of Dry Hours New York Theatre Workshop 06/08/2009 Lighting Designer
11 Hamlet The Duke on 42nd Street 03/29/2009 Lighting Designer
12 Othello The Duke on 42nd Street 02/22/2009 Lighting Designer
13 The Glass Cage Mint Theater 10/21/2008 Lighting Designer
14 The First Breeze of Summer Peter Norton Space 08/21/2008 Lighting Designer
15 Queens Boulevard (the musical) Peter Norton Space 11/06/2007 Lighting Designer
16 Terrorism Harold Clurman Theater 05/09/2005 Lighting Designer
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2017 AUDELCO Award, Lighting Design Party People Lighting Designer
2 NOMINATED 2009 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lighting Design Othello Lighting Designer
3 NOMINATED 2009 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play Hamlet Lighting Designer
4 NOMINATED 2009 Hewes Design Award, Lighting Design Hamlet Lighting Designer
5 WON 2008 AUDELCO Award, Lighting Design The First Breeze of Summer Lighting Designer