Brian Redfern is a scenic designer based in Southern California. Primarily designing for the stage, Brian thrives on collaboration with other artists and melding his personal aesthetic with the needs of each unique production. His diverse background also includes experience in production design for short films, interior design, scenic art, technical direction and carpentry, and more than a decade of teaching experience at both the secondary and collegiate levels.
Upcoming: Stage Kiss (New Village Arts) Dr. Faustus, Godspell (Salomon Theatre) The Great American Trailer Park Musical (SDSU) Peter and the Starcatcher, Tartuffe, Little Shop of Horrors (Summer Repertory Theatre)
Recent: Pericles, Reckless, Tartuffe, Fathers and Sons, The Importance of Being Earnest (The Old Globe/USD) The Odd Couple, Present Laughter, 9 to 5, La Cage Aux Folles,Jekyll and Hyde, The Pirates of Penzance, SHREK the Musical (Summer Repertory Theatre) The Clean House, Circle Mirror Transformation (New Village Arts) Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, TOPDOG/UNDERDOG, Julia (Ion Theatre)
Brian has worked as the assistant set designer on numerous productions at regional theaters throughout the U.S., in Canada, China, and the U.K.
He holds a Master of Fine Arts in scenic design from San Diego State University and a Master of Theatre Studies in production and design from Southern Oregon University.