Artist Bio

Mikhail Fiksel

(Bio as of December 2021)

Mikhail Fiksel (Sound Designer) returns to the Goodman, where he recently designed I Hate It Here, Roe, Dana H., Lady in Denmark, We’re Only Alive for A Short Amount of Time and The Wolves, among many other productions. Other Chicago credits include work with Court Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Victory Gardens Theater, Writers Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre and Albany Park Theater Project. He recently made his Broadway debut with Dana H., while his other NYC and regional credits include New York Theatre Workshop, The Public Theater, Signature Theatre, Playwrights Horizons, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, La Jolla Playhouse, Berkeley Rep and American Players Theatre. Film credits include original scores for Glitch, The Wise Kids and In Memoriam, and his audioplay and podcast production work includes Audible, WBEZ and Make Believe Association, where he heads the audio production team. Fiksel is a recipient of three Lucille Lortel Awards, multiple Jeff Awards, a 2020 OBIE Award for Sound Design. He is a proud member of TSDCA and USA.