Resume

Contact me at:  meredith.ries@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

MFA, YALE SCHOOL OF DRAMA, SCENIC DESIGN, 2013

BA, THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, HISTORY 2006

 

SCENIC DESIGN (STAGE)

The Temple Bombing, The Alliance Theater and the Tectonic Theater Company, Atlanta GA, written and directed by Jimmy Maize, Winter 2017

Peer Gynt and the Norwegian Hapa Band, Ma-Yi Theater Company, NYC, written by Michi Barral, directed by Jack Tamburri, Winter 2017

Heartbreak, The Bushwick Starr and New Georges, NYC, written and directed by Ariel Stess, Spring 2015

The Universe is a Small Hat, Conceived and directed by Cesar Alvarez, co-design with Mimi Lien, Spring 2015

John Muir/Wolf, Whitman College, Walla Walla WA, written and directed by Jimmy Maize, Fall 2014

Bones in Her Basket, ARACA project, NYC, Collaboratively conceived, directed by Devin Brain, Winter 2014

Carnival Kids, Lesser Americans Theater Company, NYC, written by Alex Borinsky, directed by Stephen Brackett, Winter 2014

The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra, GO!, Ma-Yi Theater Company and Childrens’ Theater Company, NYC, Minneapolis, and touring, written by Lloyd Suh, Directed by Ralph Pena, Fall 2013/ ongoing

Hamlet, Yale Repertory Theater, New Haven, CT, by William Shakespeare, directed by James Bundy, Spring 2013

Cowboy Mouth, Yale Cabaret, New Haven, CT, written by Patti Smith and Sam Shepard, directed by Jack Moran, Winter 2013

Titus Andronicus, Yale School of Drama, New Haven, CT, written by William Shakespeare, directed by Jack Tamburri, Fall 2012

Cymbeline, Yale School of Drama, New Haven, CT, written by William Shakespeare, directed by Louisa Proske, Spring 2011

PRODUCTION DESIGN (FILM)

The Snowy Bing Bongs Across the North Star Combat Zone (feature), R. Wolther Productions, directed by Alex Fischer, 2016

Beat (music video), National Headquarters, directed by Angeline Gragasin, 2015

Ship Kite (branded content), National Headquarters, directed by Angeline Gragasin, 2015

The Animals (short film), National Headquarters, directed by Angeline Gragasin, 2012

 

ASSOCIATE DESIGN 

Amelie, The Musical, Berkeley Repertory Theater, Center Theater Group, Broadway (winter 2016), designed by David Zinn, directed by Pam MacKinnon, 2015-present

The SpongeBob Musical, The Oriental Theater, Chicago, designed by David Zinn, directed by Tina Landau 2012-present