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Seághan McKay is a Boston-based projection designer whose work has been showcased in many of the historic city’s greatest performance venues. Among them are The Boston Opera House, The Shubert Theater, Boston Symphony Hall, The Paramount Theatre, The Boston University Theatre, and numerous others. Seághan’s designs have earned him six award nominations from the Independent Reviewers of New England in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. Seághan received the 2017 IRNE Award for Best Projection Design for the Lyric Stage production of Sondheim on Sondheim and the 2018 IRNE Award for Best Projection Design for the New Repertory Theatre production of Golda’s Balcony. Prominent directors and designers that Seághan counts among his collaborators include Mikko Nissinen, Rosetta Cucchi, Crystal Manich, Maria Aitken, Michael Cavanagh, Sean Daniels, John Conklin, Allen Moyer, Robert Perdziola, Peter Nigrini, Greg Emetaz, Mark Stanley, Chris Akerlind, D.M. Wood, Joel Silver, Paul Hackenmueller, and John Gromada. Seághan has been a full-time faculty member at the Boston University School of Theater since 2014 and has given guest lectures and master classes at the Amherst College, The University of Massachusetts Amherst, Hampshire College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Brandeis University, Emerson College, The University of Arkansas, United Scenic Artists IATSE Local USA 829, and the Production Managers Forum Fall 2012 Meeting.

The Boston Ballet - Swan Lake

Choreograhper: Mikko Nissinen
Scenic and Cotume Design: Robert Perdziola
Lighting Design: Mark Stanley
Projection Design: Seághan McKay

Member of United Scenic Artists Local 829, the Union of Theatrical Designers and Scenic Artists in the United States