MATTHEW ANTAKY: RESUME

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Extensive installation, theatrical, scenic, and lighting designs.
Extensive national & international touring.
Vectorworks drafting, Sketch-up, Rendering, and Model Building.

EXPERIENCE:

SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS EVENT
Lighting Designer (2009-2017)
Scenic and Lighting Designer (2013)

OPERA / THEATER:

OPERA PARALLÈLE
Scenic and/or Lighting Designer
"Les Enfant Terrible" (2017)
                                                                                                                          "Flight" (2017)                                                                                                                            
"The Light House" (2016)
"Champion" (2016)
"Heart of Darkness" (2015)
"Dead Man Walking" (2015)
"Anya 17" (2014)
"Mahagonny Songspiel / Mamelle" (2014)
"Ainadamar" (2013)
"The Great Gatsby" (2012)
"Four Saints in Three Acts" (2011)
"Orphee" (2011)
"Wozzeck" (2010)
"Young Caesar" (2007)

UTAH OPERA
Lighting Designer

"La Boheme" (2017)
"La Cenerentola" (2008)

FESTIVAL OPERA COMPANY
Scenic and/or Lighting Designer

"The Seven Deadly Sins / Pagliacci" (2017)
"Abduction From the Seraglio" (2016)
"Ariadne Auf Naxos" (2015)
"Otello" (2013)
"La Traviata" (2011)
"Most Happy Fella" (2011)
"Madame Butterfly" (2010)
"Faust" (2009)
"Il Trovatore" (2008)
"Our Town" (2007)
"Don Giovanni" (2006)
"Tosca" (2006)
"Candide" (2005)
"Un Ballo In Maschera" (2005)

MUSIC OF REMEMBRANCE
                                                                                                               Scenic and Lighting Designer
                                                                                                               "Out of the Darkness" (2016)

RORK OPERA/MUSIC PROJECT
                                                                                                              Scenic and Lighting Designer
                                                                                                                  "Angel Heart" (2015)

SAN FRANCISCO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
Lighting Designer

"The Portrait of Manon / Suor Angelica" (2017)
"Don Giovanni" (2016)
    "The Elixir of Love" (2015)

OPERA PACIFIC
Lighting Designer

"La Boheme" (2007)

OPERA SAN JOSE
Scenic and Lighting Designer
"Barber of Seville" (2006)
Lighting Designer
"Cosi Fan Tutte" (2009)
"The Crucible" (2005)
"Un Ballo In Maschera" (2005)

COMPOSERS INC.
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Middle March in Spring" (2015)
"The Dawn Makers" (2009)

HIDDEN VALLEY OPERA
Lighting Designer

"Don Giovanni" (2013)

Z SPACE THEATER
Lighting Designer

"A Round-Heeled Woman" (2010)

KRAFTYWORKS PERFORMANCE
Scenic Designer

"Hyper-real" (2010)

PRAGUE, CR / UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Lorca in a Green Dress" (2007)

CABRILLO MUSIC FESTIVAL
Resident Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Rapunzel" (2003)
"The Photographer" (2003)
"The Tender Land" (2002)
"Mass" (2001)

KAREN FINLEY
Lighting Designer

"Shut Up and Love Me" (2002)
San Francisco production

1993-2000
SHADOWLIGHT PRODUCTIONS
Co-founder - Lighting, Visual, and Technical Designer

"In Xanadu"
"Sida Karia"
"The Wild Party"
"Wayang Listrik"
"The Tempest" at A.C.T.
All Home Season productions and National Touring

DANCE:

LISS FAIN DANCE COMPANY
Resident Installation, Scenic, Lighting and Video Designer

Installation / Lighting / Video Designs:

"Known Once" (2017)
"Tacit Consent" (2016)
"Your Story Was This" (2015)
"A Space Divided" (2015)
"The Imperfect is Our Paradise" (2014)
"After the Light" (2014)
"The Water is Clear and Still" (2012)
"The False and True Are One" (2010)

Proscenium Stage and Lighting Designs:
"How It Ends" (2010)
"Speak of Familiar Things" (2010)
"Out of the Silence" (2009)
"Looking, Looking" (2008)
"At the Time" (2008)
"Crossing" (2008)
"Flood" (2007)
"When Still" (2006)
"Line Between Night and Day" (2006)
"Unknown Land" (2006)
"River" (2006)
"Eclipse of the Soul" (2005)
"Quarry" (2003)
"Frames 1 - 3" projects (1999-2002)
"Sojourn at Alexandria" (1998)
"Crystal Desert" (1997)

ODC DANCE COMPANY
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Giant" (2016)
"The Invention of Wings" (2015)
"Dead Reckoning" (2015)
"Triangulating Euclid" (2013)
"Breathing Underwater" (2012)
"Cut Out Guy" (2012)
"Listening Last" (2011)
"Labor of Love" (2010)
"Grasslands" (2009)
"A Walk in the Woods" (2008)
"Hunters and Gatherers" (2008)

FLYAWAY PRODUCTIONS
Lighting Designer

"The Right To Be Believed" (2017)
"Grace and Delia Are Gone" (2016)
"Needles to Threads" (2015)
"Multiple Mary/Invisible Jane" (2014)
"Niagara Falling" (2012)
"Singing Praises" (2010)
"The Ballad of Polly Ann" (2009)
"The Billboard Project" (2007)
"The Grim Arithmetic of Water" (2006)

SJ DANCE CO.
2007 - 2017
Lighting Designer

All Home Season Repertory

FESTIVAL DEL SOLE - NAPA VALLEY
2015
Lighting Designer
Dance Gala

BAD UNKL SISTA
2012
Lighting Designer

"First Breath/Last Breath"

ZHUKOV DANCE
2009-2011
Lighting Designer
"Dreams Recycled" (2011)
"Shared and Divided" (2010)
"Cinematic" (2010)
"Pioneer Plaques" (2009)

RAWDANCE
2011
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Hiding in the Spaces Between"

LITTLE SEISMIC DANCE COMPANY
2011
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Beasts"

IMAGERY - Amy Seiwert
"White Noise" (2010)
"Static" (2009)

LI CHIAO-PING DANCE
Lighting Designer

"Home Season" (2011)
"Evolution" (2010)
"Women Dancing" (2009)
"Venous Flow" (2007)

OKLAHOMA CITY BALLET
2009
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Finding/Almost"

NATIONAL BALLET OF PERU
2008
Lighting Designer

"Las Viscitudes"

ROBERT MOSES KIN DANCE COMPANY
Lighting Designer

"Helen" (2012)
"The Cinderella Principle" (2010)
Home Season (2008)

CHITRESH DAS DANCE COMPANY
Resident Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Darbar" (2012)
"India Jazz Suites" (2005)
"Sampurnam" (2004)
"East as Center" (2003)
"Pancha Jati" (2002)
"Sadhana" (2000)

CAMINOS FLAMENCOS
1999-2011
Resident Lighting Designer

All Home Season Repertory

SMUIN BALLET
2007
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"Objects of Curiosity"

MARK FOEHRINGER DANCE PROJECT/SF
Scenic and Lighting Designer

"In Fugue" (2008)
"enterlazo" (2008)
"Bitter Fruit" (2007)
"Duetto's" (2006)
"Diadorim" (2005)

NEW WORLD FLAMENCO FESTIVAL
2008
Lighting Designer

Irvine, CA

FELLOW TRAVELERS PERFORMANCE GROUP
1997-2011
Lighting Designer

All Home Season Repertory

STEPHEN PELTON DANCE THEATER
Resident Scenic & Lighting Designer
"The Bosom of Abraham" (2007)
"Harm's Way" (2005)
"The Hurdy Gurdy Man" (2003)
"September for Sale" (2003)
"Not Here" (2002)
"Animal Acts" (2000)
"America's Songbook" (1996)
"Waltzs for the Day Room" (1993)

LILY CAI DANCE COMPANY
1999-2003
Resident Scenic and Lighting Designer

"String Calligraphy"
"Southern Girl"
"She"
"Begin From Here"
"Bamboo Girl"
All Home Season Repertory and National Touring

LA TANIA FLAMENCO DANCE CO.
1993- 2002
Resident Scenic and Lighting Designer

“Passage of the Muse” (2002)
“Abrazo" (2001)
All Home Season Repertory
All national and international Touring

MUSIC:

 RORK MUSIC/OPERA PROJECT
2013 - 2015
Scenic and Lighting Designer

“Angel Heart”

JENNIFER BEREZAN
 2013 / 2017
Scenic, Lighting and Video Designer

“Songs For All Beings”

SAN FRANCISCO LYRIC OPERA
 2012
Lighting and Video Designer

“The Little Match Girl Passion”

 UTAH SYMPHONY
Lighting Designer

“MASS” (2009)
 “8 Songs for a Mad King” (2007)
“Bluebeards Castle” (2006)

 NEW CENTURY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
2007
Lighting Designer

“Rewind”

 OAKLAND EASTBAY SYMPHONY
Lighting Designer

“Enchanted Forest” (2010)
“Show Boat” (2009)
“Follies” (2008)
“Porgy and Bess” (2007)
“Mass” (2005)

SAN FRANCISCO WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL
 2000 - 2012
Resident Scenic & Lighting Designer

All festival stage, lighting and Video designs

PROMUSICA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
 2004
Scenic & Lighting Designer

“Mass” 
Southern Theater, Columbus, OH

DALLAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
2003
Scenic & Lighting Designer

“Mass”
Dallas Symphony Hall

ST. LUKES ORCHESTRA AND THE COLLEGIATE CHORALE
 2002
Lighting Designer

“Mass” 
Carnegie Hall

Additional Design Experience:

A Traveling Jewish Theater, New Pickle Circus, Word for Word, and Hangman Theater.
Lines Contemporary Ballet, Joe Goode Performance Group, Diablo Ballet, and Janice Garrett Dancers.

Awards:

 “Isadora Duncan Award”
Nine-time nominee and four-time recipient for Outstanding Visual Design

 Assistant design positions:
Rick Goodwin (corporate, industrial and installation design)
Scenic Design Assistant (1996 – 1998):

Craig Miller (Dance and Opera design)
Lighting Design assistant (1991 – 1993):

Education:
1981 - 1983
Ventura College, Ventura, CA
Fine Arts and Theater Arts

1984 - 1985
San Francisco State University
Fine Arts and Theater Arts Design