Based in San Francisco, ALEXANDER V. NICHOLS designs lighting, scenery, and projections for theater, opera, music, and dance for companies across the United States and abroad. His Broadway credits include: Wishful Drinking, Hugh Jackman – Back On Broadway, and Nice Work If You Can Get It; off-Broadway productions: In Masks Outrageous and Austere, Los Big Names, Horizon, Bridge and Tunnel, Taking Over, Through the Night, and In the Wake. Regional theater credits include American Conservatory eater, Mark Taper Forum, National eater of Taiwan, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and Berkeley Repertory eater, among others. Dance credits include Resident Designer for Pennsylvania Ballet, Hartford Ballet, American Repertory Ballet, and lighting supervisor for American Ballet theatre and resident visual designer for the Margaret Jenkins Dance Company since 1989.
His designs are in the repertory of San Francisco Ballet, Boston Ballet, Jo rey Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance eater, Hubbard Street Dance, Hong Kong Ballet, Singapore Dance Theatre, ODC/SF, and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. De- signs for music include: SF Opera, Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Philip Glass, Kronos Quartet, Paul Dresher Ensemble, Bill Frisell, and Rinde Eckert.