Laurie Olinder

Scenic Designer Laurie Olinder is a founding member of the Ridge Theater, an experimental opera and theater company in New York City. Her work at the A.R.T. includes Charlie in the House of Rue, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, and Alice in Bed, all directed by Bob McGrath. Recent set designing credits include the John Moran operas Mathew In the School of Life, Everyday Newt Burman, and The Manson Family, all produced by Ridge Theater. She is also a painter, last exhibited in 1995 at St. Peter's Church at the CitiCorp Building in New York City. She has been awarded artist residencies at The Kitchen, Millay Colony for the Arts, and Yellow Springs.