ERIK PEARSON has designed projections for theater, dance, and opera on and off Broadway in New York and around the world.  He has collaborated with acclaimed artists including Spike Lee, Bill Irwin, Tina Landau, Robert Woodruff, Elizabeth Streb, and Wendall Harrington.  He has designed for companies including Signature Theatre, STREB (Park Avenue Armory N.Y.C., National Tour, Holland International Dance Festival), INTAR,  SoHo Playhouse, American Conservatory Theater, Woolly Mammoth, The Magic, El Paso Opera, Carolina Ballet, Ballet Met, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Marin Theatre Company, and Center Rep.  He has served on faculty at the University of California at Santa Cruz and as a guest lecturer at Yale School of Drama.  Erik is a Bay Area native currently based in Brooklyn New York.  He holds an MFA in directing from Yale School of Drama.


“STREB: Kiss The Air”, Park Avenue Armory, NYC

"Old Hats", American Conservatory Theater, CA

“West Side Story”, El Paso Opera, TX

“Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth”, Broadway, International Tour, HBO

“Detroit”, Woolly Mammoth, DC

“Intringulis”, INTAR, NYC

“STREB: Forces”, Holland International Dance Festival and NYC

“The Little Mermaid”, North Carolina Ballet and Ballet Met

“The Canterbury Tales Remixed”, SOHO Playhouse, NYC

“God Is A DJ”, Yale Cabaret, CT

STREB, dancer portraits


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