T I J A N A B J E L A J A C RENDERING THEATER AND OPERA PROJECTS ABOUT
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• Designer at George Tsypin Opera Factory 2007-present • Assistant Designer - Desing-George Tsypin, Winter Olympics 2014, SOCHI, Russia 2/2014 BROADWAY CREDITS: • Turn Off The Dark, Spiderman - Assistant, Set Design George Tsypin, NYC 6/2011
• Disney’s “Little Mermaid” - Assistant, Set Design George Tsypin, Lunt-Fontanne Theater, NYC 11/2007
• Little Dog Laughed - Assistant, Set Design Allen Moyer, The Cort Theater, NYC 10/2006 OPERA: • The Gospel According to the Other Mary- Assistant, Set Design George Tsypin, London (ENO) 11/2014
• Manon Lescaut- Assistant, Set Design George Tsypin, St.Petersburg, Mallinsky Theater 10/2014
• William Tell - Assistant, Set Design George Tsypin, Amsterdam Opera 1/2013
• The Magic Flute - Associate Designer, Director Julie Taymor, Sydney Opera, Australia 1/2012
• La Boheme - Set Designer, Director Sharon Daniels, Boston University Theater, Boston 4/2007 SELECTED SCENE DESIGN WORK: • Tintypes- Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 7/2015
• Arcadia- Director Kim Bouchard, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 6/2015
• Man of La Mancha - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 7/2014
• Red - Director Kim Bouchard, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 6/2014 • The Little Prince - Director Matt Sorensen, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 5/2014
• Oedipus Rex - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 11/2013
• Luft Gangster - Director Austin Pendelton, Nylon Fusion Theatre Company, NYC 8/2013
• Doubt, A Parable - Director Kim Bouchard, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 7/2013
• Matahari, Marina - Director Ivette Dumeng, Nylon Fusion Theatre Company, NYC 7/2013
• Spring Awakening, God of Vengeance - Director Lenny Leibowitz, Marvell Rep, NYC 10/2012
• Shipwracked - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 7/2012
• Trafficked - Director Ashley Marinaccio, 45 Bleecker St. Theater 6/2012
• TheThreepenny Opera - Director Lenny Leibowitz, Marvell Rep, NYC 2/2012
• Charles Winn Speaks - Director Lyn Thomson, Cherry Lane Theater, NYC 10/2011
• Twelfth Night - Director Dan Rothenberg, Pigiron theater company, Philadelphia, PA 9/2011
• Sweeny Todd - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 6/2011
• Nora - Director Lenny Leibowitz, Marvell Rep, NYC 2/2011
• Living in the Exile - Director Christopher McElroen, Under the Radar Festival, La Mama, NYC 1/2011
• Ain’t Misbehavin’ - Director Michelle M. Robinson, New Harmony Theater, IN 8/2010
• Eurydice - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 6/2010
• Kiss Me Kate - Director Eric Gibson, Light Opera Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK 6/2010
• Othello - Director Judith Braha, Actors’ Shakespeare Project, Boston, MA 3/2010
• The Power of Birds - Director Elizabeth Bunnell, 3Graces Theater CO, NYC 2/2010
• Homer’s Odyssey - Director Scott Reynolds, 45 Bleecker St. Theater, NYC 9/2009
• The Nose and Clammy - Director Ava Geffen, Fringe Festival, NYC 8/2009
• Harvey: Director Lenny Leibowitz, New Harmony Theater, IN 7/2009
• Streetcar Named Desire - Director Lenny Leibowitz, New Harmony Theater, IN 6/2009
• Machinal - Director Karen Kirkham, Dickinson College, PA 4/2009
• Peter Pan - Director Eve Muson, Olney Theater, MD 11/2008
• My Fair Lady - Director Lenny Leibowitz, New Harmony Theater, IN 8/2008
• Black Comedy - Director Karen Kirkham, Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, NY 6/2008
• Oedipus at Colonus - Director Karen Kirkham, Theater “Y”, NYC 1/2008
• The Importance of Being Earnest - Director Lenny Leibowitz, New Harmony Theater, IN 7/2007
• Amadeus: Director Lenny Leibowitz, New Harmony Theater, IN 6/2007
• Doorman’s Double Duty - Director Robert Lyons, Ohio Theater, NYC 10/2006
• The Red Lion - Director Lenny Leibowitz, Boston Playwrights Theater, Boston 10/2005
• Stages - Director Judy Braha, The Roberts Studio, Huntington Theater Company, Boston 1/2005
• Noises Off - Director Sidney Friedman, Wimberley Theater, Boston 12/2004
• Florentine Tragedy - Director Milan Djukanovic, M. Milosevic Theater, Belgrade, Serbia 6/2004 • Wolves - Director Sladjana Kilibarda, National Theater, Belgrade, Serbia 11/2002 SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS: • Planet Connections Theater Festivity, Award for the production MARINA / MATAHARI 2013
• Planet Connections Theater Festivity, Award for Outstanding Set Design TRAFFICKED 2012
• Kahn Career Entry Award 2007
• Invited Showcased Student Designer, Prague Quadrennial, Czech Republic 2003
• Norwegian Embassy Talent Award, Belgrade, Serbia 2002 EDUCATION: MFA (2007) – Theater Design, Boston University, Boston, USA
BFA (2003) – Fine Arts and Set Design, Belgrade University, Serbia

© Tijana Bjelajac 2015