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Michael Downs

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Production Designer

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Michael Downs is an acclaimed, Emmy-nominated designer with collaborations including Lizzo, Snoop Dogg, Blink 182, and Camila Cabello-led Fifth Harmony, with shows distributed across 40 countries on 5 continents.

 

Michael was sought out by legendary production company DONE + DUSTED to bring music back to MTV in the location-driven, Lizzo-hosted series WONDERLAND, together with lighting designer Tom Sutherland. No stranger to creating environments, which celebrate pivotal moments in world culture, he has designed for 3 Olympic Games and 5 Super Bowls.

 

Michael has further partnered with mega-brands including Amazon, Nintendo and the Smithsonian Museum, and designed NBC’s Emmy-winning Democracy Plaza in Rockefeller Center.

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Theatre
Shrek: The Musical
Prod. Designer
Dir. Matthew Rumsey
Stillborn Lover
Prod. Designer
Dir. Martin Rabbett
Beyond Therapy
Prod. Designer
Dir. Phe Caplan
Jonah: The Musical (Off-Broadway)
Prod. Designer
Dir. Elizabeth Swados
All Shook Up
Prod. Designer
Dir. Matthew Rumsy
Lend Me A Tenor
Prod. Designer
Dir. Michael T. Allosso
Rent
Prod. Designer
Dir. Matthew Rumsy
Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh (Off-Broadway)
Prod. Designer
Dir. Michael Leeds
Crazy For You
Prod. Designer
Dir. James Brennan
No-Tell Motel
Prod. Designer
Dir. Linda Feinberg
Scrooge: The Musical
Prod. Designer
Dir. Mickey Coburn
Assassins
Prod. Designer
Dir. Marie King
Dreamkeepers
Prod. Designer
Dir. Anne Ewers
Sweeney Todd
Prod. Designer
Dir. Matthew Rumsey
West Side Story
Prod. Designer
Dir. Fran Charnas
A Chorus Line
Prod. Designer
Dir. Matthew Rumsey
Peter Pan
Broadway Scenic Coordinator
La Cage Aux Follies
Prod. Designer
Dir. Michael T. Allosso
Hansel And Gretel
Prod. Designer
Dir. J. Scott Brumit
The King and I
Prod. Designer
Dir. Martin Rabbett
Live Performance
Crazy For You European Tour
Prod. Designer
Dir. Deanna Dys
Fame, The Musical
Prod. Designer
Dir. Lars Bethke
Wild Women Blue European Tours
Prod. Designer
Dir. Mel Howard
Grease South American Tour
Prod. Designer
Dir. Joanna Settle
Tribe
Prod. Designer
Dir. Raoul Trujillo
Grease South American Tour
Prod. Designer
Dir. Joanna Settle
Television
Wonderland
Prod. Designer
MTV/ DONE + DUSTED
Electronic Music Awards
Prod. Designer
PLUTO TV
The Medals Plaza
Prod. Designer
2010 VANCOUVER OLYMPICS

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