Photo: Corey Grayhorse

Photo: Corey Grayhorse


Ghost Light, directed & conceived by Third Rail Projects, Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 (June 2017)

An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, director Eric Ting, Berkeley Repertory Theatre (June 2017)

Pipeline by Dominique Morisseau, director Lileana Blain-Cruz, Lincoln Center Theater (July 2017)

Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare, director Tyne Rafaeli, co-production between

     Santa Cruz Shakespeare & California Shakespeare Theater (July & September 2017)

In the Blood by Suzan-Lori Parks, director Sarah Benson, Signature Theatre (September 2017)

The Bacchae by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, director Lileana Blain-Cruz, Princeton University (October 2017)

The Last Match by Anna Ziegler, director G.T. Upchurch, Roundabout Theatre (October 2017)

Lookingglass Alice, story by Lewis Carroll, adapted by David Catlin, director Jeremy Cohen,

     Baltimore Center Stage (December 2017)

He Brought Her Heart Back In A Box by Adrienne Kennedy, director Evan Yionoulis, 

     Theatre For A New Audience (January 2018)

Is God Is by Aleshea Harris, director Taibi Magar, SOHO REP (February 2018)

Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes; Millennium Approaches & Perestroika,

     by Tony Kushner, director Tony Taccone, Berkeley Repertory Theatre (April 2018)



Montana is a theatre designer from Albuquerque, New Mexico. His grandmother, a lampshade artisan, inspired an early love of fabric, color, and beauty. Montana is a graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music (B.M. Oboe Performance), Oberlin College (B.A. History), Brown University (M.A. Public Humanities), and the Yale School of Drama (M.F.A. Design). Prior to attending Yale, he was the Robert L. Tobin Curatorial Intern at the McNay Art Museum in San Antonio, Texas. 

Off-Broadway: The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World AKA the Negro Book of the Dead (Signature Theatre, Lucille Lortel Nomination), Red Speedo, Nat Turner in Jerusalem (NYTW), Hamlet, Pretty Hunger, Teenage Dick (Public Theater), War (Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3/Yale Repertory), O, Earth (Foundry Theatre) Orange Julius (Rattlestick/Page 73); Regional: The Bluest Eye (Guthrie Theater), Madiba (Kennedy Center), Our Country's Good, Side Show (Brown/Trinity Repertory), Zoyka's Apartment (Princeton University), and a number of shows at the Yale School of Drama and the Yale Cabaret. Montana is the inaugural recipient of the Fellowship for the Study of the Public History of Slavery (Brown), the Presidential Public Service Fellowship (Yale), and the Donald & Zorka Oenslager Scholarship for Stage Design (Yale).





Beth Blickers, Agency for the Performing Arts


Photo: Lauren Mueller