Susan Tsu

Susan Tsu

Costume Designer, Romeo and Juliet

In seven seasons at OSF: Dancing at Lughnasa, Baltimore Waltz, The Tempest, Cure at Troy, Seven Guitars, Two Sisters and a Piano, Titus Andronicus, King Lear.

Broadway/Off-Broadway: Roller Derby, Music Keeper, Fighting Bob, Alfred Dies, Quail Southwest, Elizabeth I, Godspell. International: Balcony (Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow),The Joy Luck Club (Shanghai People's Art Theatre, Long Wharf Theatre). Regional: As You Like It, Travels of Angelica (Cincinnati Playhouse), Jekyll & Hyde, Mary's Wedding (City Theatre), The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire (Cleveland Play House), Amadeus, Metamorphosis, The Royal Family (Pittsburgh Public Theater), The Task, Cymbeline (Quantum Theatre.)

Exhibitions: 2003 Prague Quadrennial, "Curtain Call: Celebrating a Century of Women Designing for Live Performance" (Lincoln Center); "Shakespeare to Sondheim" (McNay Art Museum).

Other: Curator, 2007 student and national exhibitions, Prague Quadrennial; artistic director, USITT/USA/Prague Quadrennial 2011 Exhibition; board of directors, Theatre Communications Group.

Awards: New York Drama Desk Award, New York Drama Critics Award, LA Distinguished Designer Award, New York Film Critics Award, Richmond Phoebe Award, Carbonell Award nomination, Kennedy Center Medallion of Achievement.

Teaching: Boston University, University of Texas, Austin. Now spearheading costume program at Carnegie Mellon.