Douglas Clarke is a regional designer based out of Phoenix. Born and raised in Arizona, he earned his BA in Theatre and BFA in Art from Arizona State University. After internships at Kalamazoo Civic Theatre and Phoenix Theatre, he earned his MFA in Theatre Design from University of Maryland. Douglas received a regional award for Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter at Mesa Community College, End of the Rainbow at Phoenix Theatre; and nominations for Bright Colors and Bold Patterns at Stray Cat Theatre, Night Mother and Rabbit Hole at Vintage Theatre, and Calendar Girls at Phoenix Theatre. Douglas designed New York premieres of Coffee and Biscuit for Fallen Swallow/Laughing Pigeon and Unity 1918 for Project: Theater and assisted Connie Furr-Soloman on The Christians at Playwrights Horizons and Dan Conway on By the Way, Meet Vera Stark at The Juilliard School. He continues to design and take on specialty projects regionally, primarily designing contemporary plays and musicals.
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News: Upcoming shows include the world premiere of Winnie Ruth Judd at The Phoenix Theatre Company, Cabaret at Lincoln Community Playhouse, Invincible Ones at Mesa Community College, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at Arizona Broadway Theatre.