María-Cristina Fusté - Lighting Designer
MARÍA-CRISTINA FUSTÉ has a career in lighting design with credits in New York, her native Puerto Rico, major cities in the U.S., Bolivia, Colombia, México, and the Dominican Republic. She is also the founder and artistic director of BOUNDLESS Theatre Company, a designer-led theater company that produces theater in NY and PR.
Recent credits: ABIGAIL/1702 (Merrimack Repertory Theatre, MA/IRNE Award nomination for Best Lighting Design 2016), In the Heights (Aurora Theatre and Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta GA. Suzi Bass Award and Broadway World Award for Outstanding Lighting Design on a Musical/ 2016), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Aurora Theatre and Teatrical Outfit), Prospect by Octavio Solis, Mud and The Conduct of Life by María Irene Fornés, directed by Elena Araoz (BOUNDLESS theatre company, NYC), Mariela in the Desert and Real Women Have Curves (Aurora Theatre, Lawrenceville GA).
Opera: Tosca, Bluebeard’s Castle, Madama Butterfly, Don Pasquale, and L’Elisir d’Amore all produced by Ópera de Puerto Rico. Zarzuela Cecilia Valdés at Teatro Colón at Bogotá, Colombia.
She holds a BA in Theatre from the University of Puerto Rico, and an MFA in Lighting Design from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, and is a Princess Grace Award recipient. www.mcfuste.com, www.boundlesstheatre.org