Summit Entertainment is thrilled to announce the latest addition to our design roster, Mr. Lucas Krech- a lighting and video artist.

He has designed for over 300 operas, dances, plays, and performance pieces across the US, as well as work in Romania and the UK.  Designs have been nominated for NYIT and BATCC lighting design awards and won a Broadway World, SF “Best Lighting Design” in 2011. Lucas is a past recipient of the Lighting Artist in Dance grant from The Dancers Group for collaboration on a new multi-media work. He has designed lighting and/or video projections at Opera Santa Barbara, West Edge Opera, West Bay Opera, First Look Sonoma Opera, Berkeley Opera, and more. Off-Broadway he has worked at the Perry Street Theater, St. Clements, The Clurman, Players Theatre, with Gotham Stage Company and Friendly Fire. Dance Collaborations include Matthew Neenan, Amy Seiwert, Johannes Weiland, Gemze De Lappe, Sallie  Wilson, Viktor Kabaniaev, Anandha Ray, David Brick, and Erika Tsimbrovsky.

Additionally, His design work has been featured in American Theater Magazine and his writing on aesthetics and performance appear in Stage Directions, On Stage Lighting, Parabasis BlogThe Brooklyn Rail, and PLSN magazines. He has been a guest artist at UC Berkeley, Williams College, and USF. His installation work has been shown at SOMArts, Studio Gracia, Outside/Input, Black Rock City, and more. He received an MFA in design from NYU.

For more information on Lucas, check out his portfolio at www.LucasKrech.com

Welcome Aboard, Lucas!