Rowing To America: The Immigration Project

Scene Design by C. Otis Sweezey
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - 2001


Miss Julie

by August Strindberg
Vassar College

My First Professional Design


Staring Meryl Streep when she was an undergraduate student)

The Servant of Two Masters

by Carlo Goldoni
Equity Library Theatre, New York City

My First New York Design

Click Here to see The New York Time Review for
The Servant of Two Masters
Designed by C. Otis Sweezey

 


Resume of Productions Designed

All of the following productions where produced at
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville unless stated otherwise.

2008 -

"Lower Depths " - Set Designer
"The Trip to Bountiful " - Set Designer


2007 -

"Fat Pig " - Set Designer - Hot City Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri.
"Fusión de Carnaval en Santiago de Cuba" - Dance piece. - Costume Designer


2006 -

"The Pirates of Penzance" - Set & Projections Designer


2004 -

"Grease" - Costume Designer


2003 -

"Little Shop of Horrors" - Audrey II - Plant Designer


2002 -

"Ain't Misbehavin'" - Set Designer
"Nunsense" - Set Designer


2001 -

"Rowing to America: The Immigrant Project" - Set Designer
"The Wizard of Oz" - Set Designer


2000 -

"Working" - Set Designer
"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" - Set Designer
"The Good Woman of Setzuan" - Set Designer


1999 -

"The King and I" - Set Designer
"Hamlet" - Set Designer


1998 -

"Blue Window" - Set Designer
"Shadow Box" - Set Designer
"The Music Man" - Set Designer
"Brigadoon" - Set Designer


1997 -

"Annie" - Sound Designer
"The Sound of Music" - Set Designer
"Museum" - Multi-Media Designer


1996 -

"Oliver" - Set Designer
"Oklahoma" - Set Designer
"The Seagull" - Set Designer


1995 -

"Pirates of Penzance" - Set Designer
"Man of La Mancha" Set Designer
"Meet Me in St. Louis" - Set Designer


1994 -

"Jesus Christ Superstar" - Illinois High School Theatre Festival - Set Designer
"Tartuffe" - Set Designer
"Crimes of the Heart" - Set Designer
"Nunsense" - Set Designer
"Pride of Bushwhacker" - Set Designer


1993 -

"West Side Story" - Set Designer
"Romeo and Juliet" - Mask Designer and Computer Graphics Artist
"A Day in Hollywood, a Night in the Ukraine" - Costume Designer
"Dance in Concert" - Computerized Dance Piece


1992 -

"Noises Off" - Set Designer
"Pump Boys and Dinettes" - Set Designer


1991 -

"A Streetcar Named Desire - Multi-Media Designer
"I Ought to be in Pictures" - Set Designer Costume Designer
"A Christmas Carol" - Set Designer
"Taming of the Shrew" - Makeup Designer


1990 -

"Dance in Concert" - Costume Designer & Multi-Image Artist
"Three Penny Opera" - Assistant Lighting Designer
"1940's Radio Hour" - Set Designer
"Grease" - Set Designer


1989 -

"Caucasian Chalk Circle - Costume Designer
"Death Trap" - Set Designer
"Diamond Studs" - Set Designer
"Dance in Concert" - Costume Designer & Multi-Image Artist
"Macbeth" - Arts League's Players - Set Designer


1988 -

"Greater Tuna" - Set Designer
"Little Shop of Horrors" - Audrey II - Plant Designer
"The Foreigner" - Set Designer


1987 -

"Pippin" - Set Designer
"Scapino" - Costume Designer
"Ondine" - Set Designer & Costume Designer
"Guys and Dolls" - Set Designer


1986 -

"The Butler Did It" - Set Designer
"Brigadoon" - Set Designer
"Dark at the Top of the Stairs" - Set Designer


1985 -

"Anything Goes" - Set Designer
"Thieves" - Set Designer
"The Roar of the Grease Paint, The Smell of the Crowd" - Set Designer


1984 -

"My Fair Lady" - Set Designer
"Twelfth Night" - Set Designer
"The Stronger" - Set Designer
"Miss Julie" - Set Designer


1983 -

"Sea Scape" - Costume Designer
"6 RMS RIV VU" - Set Designer
"Blithe Spirit" - Set Designer
"The Would Be Gentleman" - Costume Designer


1982 -

"Bare Foot in the Park" - Set Designer
"South Pacific" - Set Designer
"Mad Woman of Chaillot" - Set Designer
"Sweet Charity" - Lighting Designer


1981 -

"Pretty Fools and Peasantry" - Mid America Dance Company - Costume Designer
"Picnic" - Set Designer
"Oliver" - Set Designer & Costume Designer
"Apple Tree" - St. Louis Community College - Set Designer & Costume Designer


1980 -

"Travesties" - Lighting Designer
"Kiss Me Kate" - Set Designer & Costume Designer
"Dance: in Concert' - Lighting Designer & Costume Designer


1979 -

"Plaza Suite" - Set Designer
"Mouse Trap" - Lighting Designer
"Bus Stop" - Lighting Designer
"Romeo and Juliet" - Set Designer
"Tango" - Set Designer
Robin Costume - Robin Shoes TV Commercial - Costume Designer


1978 -

"A Company of Wayward Saints" - Costume Designer
"You Can't Take It With You" - Set Designer
"The Matchmaker" - Set Designer
"Cabaret" - Costume Designer


1977 -

"Dance in Concert" - Lighting Designer
"The Lady's Not For Burning" - Lighting Designer
"Night of the Iguana" - Set Designer
"The Miser" - Scene Design


1976 -

"The Balcony" - Set Designer & Costume Designer
"Carnival" - Set Designer
"Volpone" - Set Designer
"Anything Goes" - Costume Designer


1975 -

"Major Barbara" - Costume Designer
"Carmen Jones" - Lighting Designer


1974 -

"Taming of the Shrew" - Set Designer



Any corrections or responses, please sent to osweeze@siue.edu

2009 © C. Otis Sweezey