Patrick W. Lord

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Patrick is a designer, storyteller and creative for theatre and live events, based in Washington, D.C. His work has been seen all over the country- from world premieres to reinventing classics of both plays and musicals. He has designed premieres at theaters like The Kennedy Center and Lincoln Center from award-winning playwrights like Lauren Gunderson and Finegan Kruckemeyer. His work has been nominated for Helen Hayes and B. Iden Payne awards, and repeatedly lauded by publications like The Washington Post. In the past five years of living in DC, Patrick has designed over 50 productions.

He has also designed and creative directed for numerous concerts and special events, working with Grammy award winning musicians at The Kennedy Center and creating special content for clients like the Chicago Bulls, Aflac, and Google. Patrick also joined the video design team to adapt MEAN GIRLS from Broadway for its first national tour.

Patrick holds a MFA in projection design from The University of Texas at Austin and a BFA in scenic design from Emerson College.