Masha is a NYC based designer for live performance. Recently: The Appointment (Lightning Rod Special); morning/mourning (Prototype/HERE); Events (The Hearth); Montag (Soho Rep); Vietgone (Guthrie); Tick Tick…Boom! (Portland Center Stage); Der Freischütz (Wolf Trap Opera); To the Yellow House (La Jolla Playhouse). Internationally, her work has taken her to Chile, China, Russia, Germany, Abu Dhabi, Ecuador, the Netherlands, Bolivia, and one very big boat. Homes for New York projects include Playwrights Horizons, Soho Rep, HERE Arts, The Brick, The Kitchen, Atlantic Theatre Co., Clubbed Thumb, PlayCo, Invisible Dog, Page73, and Bushwick Starr. In addition to design, Masha’s interests include progress towards pay equity and a more ethical model of making in the American theater. Masha received her MFA from the Yale School of Drama. She is a proud member of USA829. More info at www.mashald.com.