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Regina García

Regina García is a scenic designer based in Illinois. She has long standing relationships with renowned Latino theatres including Repertorio Español, the Puerto Rican Traveling Theater, INTAR and Pregones Theater. She is a company member with Rivenedell Theatre Ensemble and Teatro Vista in Chicago. Regina is a Fellow of the NEA/TCG Career Development Program for Designers and the Princess Grace Awards, USA. A graduate of NYU’s Department of Design for Stage and Film, Regina is a member of United Scenic Artists Local 829 and a Regional Associate Member of the League of Professional Theatre Women.

The Language of Objects
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The Language of Objects

A Puppeteer in Five Acts

25 July 2016

In this installment of La Esquinita, puppeteer Stephanie Diaz shares her journey to puppetry and discusses her creative process.

La Esquinita
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La Esquinita

Arnulfo Maldonado

11 March 2016

In this installment, Scenic and Costume Designer Arnulfo Maldonado discusses his process and working relationship with Director Ken Rus Schmoll.

La Esquinita
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La Esquinita

Courtney Flores

22 November 2015

In the second installment, Regina García profiles Costume Designer Courtney Flores, who discusses her working relationship with Campo Santo.

Cafecito
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Cafecito

Amparo Garcia-Crow

10 October 2015

Regina García interviews playwright Amparo Garcia-Crow about her musical on Gus Garcia, a Mexican-American civil rights leader. 

1,000 Daffodils for Lucille, Or Musings on Why We Make Theatre
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1,000 Daffodils for Lucille, Or Musings on Why We Make Theatre

13 June 2015

Regina García chats with scenic designer Deb O about why she’s in theatre, how important it is to answer the call, and shaking things up.

The Rough Action of Space
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The Rough Action of Space

A Conversation with Jessie Marshall Zarazaga

8 June 2015

Regina García talks with Jessie Marshall Zarazaga, an architect, designer, and urban planner who designs beyond the stage and beyond boundaries.

Designing Women
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Designing Women

Thoughts On a Life

7 June 2015

Regina García kicks off our week on Designing Women with her thoughts on collaboration, a sustainable life in the theatre, and championing artists. 

La Esquinita
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La Esquinita

A production notebook for Latinx designers and artisans working on stages across the nation.

Designing Women
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Designing Women

Interviews with women designers around the country in which they reflect on their careers.