Artist Bios

Izumi Inaba

(Bio as of December 2018)

Izumi Inaba returns to Goodman Theatre, where she previously designed for King of the Yees. Additional Chicago credits include Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Court Theatre, Victory Gardens Theater, Writers Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, Theater Wit, The Gift Theatre Company, A Red Orchid Theatre, The Second City, The House Theatre of Chicago (Jeff nomination; Comedical Tragedy for Mister Punch), The Hypocrites, Lifeline Theatre, Steep Theatre, Sideshow Theatre Company, Haven Theatre and Griffin Theatre Company, among others. Regional credits include Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Baltimore Center Stage and Kirk Douglas Theatre. Inaba’s awards and exhibitions include the Michael Maggio Emerging Designer Award, Jeff Awards, United States Institute for Theatre Technology and Prague Quadrennial. She is a resident designer at Albany Park Theater Project.