JANIE HOWLAND

SCENIC DESIGNER

617-771-9243                jehowland@verizon.net

 
Warning
recent productions INCLUDE:
WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLFE?
Lyric Stage Company
dir: sCOTT EDMISTON

IMPORTANCE OF  BEING EARNEST
ODYSSEY OPERA
dir: GIL ROSE

WHEN JANUARY FEELS 
UNDERGROUND RAILWAY THEATRE
DIR: BENNY AMBUSH

One Flew oVER THE CUCKOOS NEST
boston children’s theatre
dir: burgess clark


Consenses
exhibit design
produced by sally taylor
the grange, martha’s vineyard
aug. 18 - 20, 2014
http://consenses.org/chains/13-2/
http://consenses.org/chains/13-2/shapeimage_2_link_0
 

I am a professional scenic designer based in Boston. I received my MFA from Brandeis University in scenic design and designed over 200 shows since then.  I design at the Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Speakeasy Stage Company, New Rep Theatre, Emerson Majestic, Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston Children’s Theatre, Odyssey Opera, Stoneham Theatre, New Jersey Shakespeare Festival, American Stage Festival, New England Conservatory, Boston Conservatory of Music, Barter Theatre (VA), Opera Boston, Boston Midsummer Opera, Huntington Theatre Studio 210, ART Institute, Nora Theatre, Central Square Theatre, Reagle Players, Weston Playhouse (VT), North Shore Music Theatre.


Teaching credits include:

Wellesley College, Scenic Design, 2006-

Emerson College, Drafting, 2011-

LaSalle College, Visual Merchandising, 2015

Northeastern University, Scenic Design, 2013-14


Awards include:

Elliot Norton Award for outstanding design:

1997, 2006, 2009, 2016


Independent Reviewers of New England Award for Design: 2006, 2007, 2014, 2015


Other Experience and Links includes:

founding partner of CYCO Scenic, Design and Production, 1995-2001


Exhibit: Aug. - Sept. 2012 - Marino Center Lobby, Individual show

        From Paper to Production - Wheelock Family Theatre group show

        Oct. 2012


United Scenic Artist member, Local 829


Christopher Durang article in new Dramatist Play Service

copy of Miss. Witherspoon

http://books.google.com/books?id=gjoUoO7aoRoC&pg=PA82&dq=%22Miss+Witherspoon


Blog interview

http://www.netheatregeek.com/2012/04/22/episode-1-geeks-nerds-artists-janie-e-howland/


 

who am I?

GUYS AND DOLLS   

Emerson Stage at the Cutler Majestic Theatre

Dir: Scott LaFeber

Peter and the Starcatcher

Lyric Stage Company

Dir: Spiro Veloudos