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Nicole Pearce

Nicole Pearce

Nicole Pearce (lighting designer) has worked with Mark Morris on 10 works for the Mark Morris Dance Group, Houston Ballet, and Boston Ballet. Pearce has worked with many other artists and choreographers, including 10 works with Jessica Lang (Jessica Lang Dance, Birmingham Royal Ballet, & National Ballet of Japan); 6 with Aszure Barton (Nederlands Dans Theater, Hubbard Street, & Aszure and Artists); 10 with John Heginbotham (Dance Heginbotham & Atlanta Ballet); Andrea Miller (Gallim & Jacoby and Pronk); and Robert Battle (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater). She has also designed for news works by Kyle Abraham, Brain Brooks and Pam Tanowitz (The Juilliard School). Other selected theater credits include work with directors Edward Albee, Leigh Silverman, Trip Cullman, Pam MacKinnon, Jade King Carroll & Ed Sylvanus Iskandar and with companies The Cherry Lane, The Play Company & Labryinth Theater Company. www.nicolepearcedesign.com