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Danny Smooke

Pierson
2018

Outside Yale: "Shipwrecked!," Yamba/crewman (2010); "Blithe Spirit", Madame Arcati (2011); "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Hermia (2011); "Brilliant Mistakes," student extra (film, 2011); "Henry VI, Part I," Suffolk/Bedford (2012); "Romeo & Juliet," Friar Lawrence/Juliet (2013); "Machinal," Prosecuting Attorney/John Smith (2013); "The Taming of the Shrew," Tranio (2013)

Skills: accents of British, Russian, Irish, French, and southern; some unarmed and armed combat training; Juggle

Production

Show Name Role Dates
Into the Woods Costume Designer May 18 – 20, 2018
You Are Enough Director Apr 25 – 27, 2018
Mother Courage and Her Children: A Senior Project in Theater Studies for Erin Krebs Costume Designer Apr 12 – 14, 2018
I Was Never Alone Lighting Designer Mar 2 – 3, 2018
The Company and the Text: Macbeth Producer Dec 2 – 9, 2017
The Company and the Text: Macbeth Assistant Fight Choreographer Dec 2 – 9, 2017
Shrek The Musical Director May 19 – 21, 2017
Tenn Costume Designer Apr 13 – 15, 2017
Yale Playwrights Festival 2017 Director Feb 17 – 18, 2017
1776 Costume Designer Feb 9 – 11, 2017
The Mystery of Irma Vep Director Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Producer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Costume Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Associate Lighting Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Sound Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Associate Set Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Assistant Props Master Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Graphic Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Mystery of Irma Vep Projections Designer Nov 3 – 5, 2016
The Other Place Makeup Artist Apr 21 – 23, 2016
Lysistrata Hair Artist Mar 4 – 5, 2016
Lysistrata Costume Designer Mar 4 – 5, 2016
Hello Again Costume Designer Feb 25 – 27, 2016
The Pillowman Costume Designer Nov 5 – 7, 2015
The Pillowman Makeup Artist Nov 5 – 7, 2015
The Language Archive Makeup Artist Nov 5 – 7, 2015
The Last of the Maple Leaves Makeup Artist Apr 22 – 24, 2015

Performance

Show Name Role Dates
The Company and the Text: Macbeth Lady Macduff Dec 2 – 9, 2017
Performing Design Ensemble Apr 21 – 28, 2017
The Other Place The Woman Apr 21 – 23, 2016
The Last of the Maple Leaves Jennifer Reynolds Apr 22 – 24, 2015