Karl Eigsti

Set Designer Karl Eigsti has been producing designs for Broadway, Off-Broadway, and resident theaters for over four decades. He designed the original productions of John Guare's The House of Blue Leaves, Athol Fugard's Boesman and Lena, and Arthur Miller's The American Clock, as well as for over twenty productions on Broadway, including Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, and Yentl. He was nominated for a Tony Award and received the Los Angeles Dramalogue Award and the Helen Hayes Award. Mr. Eigsti has designed at most of the major resident theaters in America, including close to forty productions for Arena Stage, and recently the Huntington Theatre's productions of Arcadia and Collected Stories.