(Executive Artistic Director/Lighting Designer)
Theater: American Mariach (Dallas Theatre Center, TX), In the Heights directed by Marcos Santana (Westport Country Playhouse, CT), Sweat directed by Elena Araoz (People’s Light Theater, PA), Anna in the Tropics directed by Rebecca Martínez (Colorad i o Spring Performing Arts Center, CO), Fur by Migdalia Cruz (NYTW Next Door Series, Boundless Theatre, NYC). Mud and The Conduct of Life by María Irene Fornés, and Prospect by Octavio Solis, all directed by Elena Araoz (BOUNDLESS theatre company, NYC), Newsies (Aurora Theatre and Atlanta Lyric, GA), ABIGAIL/1702 (Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Lowell MA), In the Heights, Children of Eden and The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Aurora Theatre, Atlanta GA) Opera: Cecilia Valdés (Teatro Colón, Bogotá Colombia). Tosca, Bluebeard’s Castle, Madama Butterfly, Don Pasquale, and L’Elisir d’Amore, all directed by Gilberto Valenzuela (Ópera de Puerto Rico, San Juan PR). Training: BA in theater University of Puerto Rico, MFA in Lighting Design from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Awards: Princess Grace Award recipient/ Pierre Cardin Award in Theater 2018, Suzi Bass Award in 2016 and 2017 for Outstanding Lighting Design on a Musical (Atlanta, GA). She is also the founder and Executive Artistic Director of Boundless Theatre Company. Website: www.mcfuste.com.