Alexandra Friedman

set & production design | costume design | fabrication

Alex Friedman creates environments for performance - in found locations, onstage, on screen, and on the body. She is especially excited about new work and having an open collaborative process. Alex aims to engage diverse audiences, exploding their preconceived notions of what theatre and film can be, and is interested in media that embrace the tactile craft of design.

Born in St Petersburg, Russia, Alex is a native of New York City and an alumna of Brandeis University and CalArts. Her design work has been presented at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and throughout the SF Bay Area. She is currently is based out of Los Angeles, having most recently worked as a set designer for LAIKA, the stop-motion animation studio in Portland, OR.

SET DESIGN

CREVICE, BY LAUREN YEE | Directed by Desdemona Chiang

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Crevice is a comedic journey through the odyssey years. When her fiancé leaves her at the altar, perennial overachiever Liz finds herself back at square one, sleeping on the family couch. The arrival of her mom’s mysterious new boyfriend only complicates the mortifying situation. But when Liz and her slacker brother Rob discover an unusual quirk to their childhood home, they are presented with the too-good-to-be-true chance to solve all their adult problems.

Produced by Impact Theatre at LaVal's Subterranean in Berkeley, CA in 2012

Costume Design by Ashley Holvick

Lighting Design by Jax Steager

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