Brian Nason

Brian Nason

(New York, New York)

2018-19 Season: Lighting Designer of It's a Wonderful Life

Brian Nason made his San Francisco Opera debut in 2008 with Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s Three Decembers. His other opera credits include Dead Man Walking (Madrid’s Teatro Real, Houston Grand Opera, New York City Opera, Opera Pacific, Cincinnati, Michigan, Baltimore, Austin Lyric Opera); Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (Quito’s Teatro Sucre, Fort Worth Opera, Houston Grand Opera, San Diego Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago); Cold Mountain (the Santa Fe Opera, Opera Company of Philadelphia, North Carolina Opera); The End of the Affair (Madison Opera); A Coffin in Egypt (Houston Grand Opera, Opera Philadelphia); and A Little Night Music (Houston Grand Opera). He has also designed lighting for Broadway (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Thurgood, and On Golden Pond, among other productions), Off-Broadway, film, and television.