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Yuki Nakase

Yuki Nakase is a lighting designer for theatre, dance, performing arts and fashion productions, based in NYC.  With Ken Rus Schmoll: Tony Meneses’ The Women Of Padilla (Two River Theater) and Craig Lucas’ Blue Window (Columbia Stages/CSC).  Recent design credits include Anne Washburn's Apparition (SBU), Co. Un Yamada’s Kaya (Japan), Nene Humphrey’s Circling the Center (3LD), Mallory Catlett’s Decoder 2017 (Agnes Varis PAC), Kate Ballen’s No One Asked Me (SoHo Playhouse), Bastards of Strindberg inspired by August Strindberg's Miss Julie (Theatre Row) and Michel Hausmann’s The Golem Of Havana (La MaMa). Recent associate design credits include Mira Nair’s new musical Monsoon Wedding (Berkeley Rep), Steve Martin's new play Meteor Shower (Old Globe/Long Wharf), NYFW Spring 2017 for Tommy Hilfiger (Venice Beach) and NYFW FW17 for COACH 1941 (Pier 76). B.A. in Dance: JWCPE, M.F.A. in Lighting Design: NYU. For more information, visit