Kirk Domer HeadshotKirk Domer received his BA from Ashland University and MFA in Scene Design from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His book entitled Collaboration in Theatre about the collaboration process between director and designer, co-written with colleague Rob Roznowski was released for publication with Palgrave Macmillan. He is a member of United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829.

Kirk has designed scenery, projections and props throughout the country.  Some highlights include Arthur Seelen Theatre: Arts or Crafts; Stages Repertory Theatre: Miss TeenThe Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, Veronica's Room, Dollhouse; Eastman Opera: L’Etoile, L'Enfant et les Sortilèges; Mercury Opera: The Abduction from the Seraglio; The Ohio Light Opera: The Connecticut Yankee, The Mikado; The Duchess from Chicago; City Lit Theatre: Underneath the Lintel; Williamston Theatre: Gravedigger, The Big Bang, While We Were Blowing; Jewish Ensemble Theatre: End Days; Performance Network: Summer RetreatDead Man's Shoes; Stormfield Theatre: Heroes; BoarsHead Theater: Over the Tavern, Proof, Bad Dates; The Madison Repertory Theatre: Gross Indecency, As Bees in Honey Drown; Summer Circle Theatre: Mr. Burns, a post-electric playBlithe Spirit; Riverwalk Theatre: The Ritz; Wharton Center: Izzo Goes to Broadway, Christmas Cabaret; MSU Theatre: Peter Pan, RENT, Babes in Arms, Tea and Sympathy, The Who’s Tommy; MSU Opera Theatre: XerxesLa Bohème, and Make*a*Circus: Lungman and Windpipe’s Adventure. His scene design for Mitch Albom’s play Ernie, a theatrical tribute to Detroit’s Ernie Harwell, has been running for seven years throughout the state of Michigan and Florida and his recent design of Mitch Albom's Hockey, the Musical premiered in 2016 and is celebrating its second season at various venues throughout Michigan.

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SCENE DESIGN

Stages Repertory Theatre
   Houston, TX

 

Five Course Love

Miss Teen (*World Premiere)

The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe

Character Man (Jim Brochu)

Veronica’s Room

Dollhouse

 

Mitchell Greco

Kenn McLaughlin

Kenn McLaughlin

Kenn McLaughlin

Josh Morrison

Eva LaPorte

 

2017

2016

2015

2015

2013

2013

Mitch Albom Productions
   Detroit, MI
   Grand Rapids, MI
   Lakeland, FL
   East Lansing, MI
   Traverse City, MI

 

Hockey, The Musical (*World Premiere)

Ernie (*World Premiere)

 

Peter Albom

Tony Caselli

 

2016-present

2011-present

Williamston Theatre
   Williamston, MI

 

1984

Summer Retreat (*World Premiere)

The Gravedigger (*World Premiere)

The Big Bang

End Days

Dead Man’s Shoes (*World Premiere)

While We Were Bowling

The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon-Marigolds

ART

 

Tony Caselli

Suzi Regan

John Lepard

Rob Roznowski

Tony Caselli

David Wolber

John Lepard

John Lepard

Tony Caselli

 

2017

2016

2014

2014

2013

2012

2011

2009

2008

Performance Network
   Ann Arbor, MI

 

The Big Bang

County Line (*World Premiere)

Dead Man’s Shoes

 

Rob Roznowski

David Wolber

David Wolber

 

2014

2014

2012

Jewish Ensemble Theatre
   Bloomfield Hills, MI

 

End Days

 

Tony Caselli

 

2013

Stormfield Theatre
   Lansing, MI

 

Romantic Fools

Heroes

 

Rob Roznowski

Kristin Thatcher

 

2012

2011

Arthur Seelen Theatre
   New York, NY

 

Arts or Crafts 

 

Rob Roznowski

 

2007

City Lit Theatre
   Chicago, IL

 

Underneath the Lintel

 

Kristine Thatcher

 

2008

Eastman Opera
   Rochester, NY

 

L’Enfant et les Sortilèges

L’Etoile

 

Ted Christopher

Steven Daigle

 

2007

2006

Mercury Opera
   Rochester, NY

 

The Abduction from the Seraglio

 

Stephen Carr

 

2006

BoarsHead Professional Theater
   Lansing, MI

 

Permanent Collection

Underneath the Lintel

Bad Dates

Side by Side by Sondheim

Over the Tavern

Soccer Moms

Echoes of the Earth

Get a Handle on your Mitten

Philadelphia Here I Come

Proof

 

Kristine Thatcher

Kristine Thatcher

Kristine Thatcher

Geoffrey Sherman

Jane Page

Geoffrey Sherman

Nancy Rominger

Nancy Rominger

Judith Peakes

Jana Tift

 

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2004

2004

2004

2003

2003

Grand Hotel
   Mackinaw Island, MI

 

The Big Bang

Arts or Crafts

 

Rob Roznowski

Rob Roznowski

 

2014 

2011 

Michigan State University
   Department of Theatre
   East Lansing, MI

 

The Tempest

Peter Pan

Dar A Luz, La Aventura del Pensamiento

Widows

Magia y Realismo: Escenas Latinoamericanas

Pump Up The Volume (*Workshop Production)

As You Like It

RENT

Trojan Women (Properties Design)

The Who’s Tommy

small things brought (*World Premiere)

The Key Said Run and the Door Said Fly

DanceFest: Without Wings

Babes in Arms

Tartuffe

As Bees in Honey Drown

Tea and Sympathy

The Children’s Hour

The Life

Twelfth Night

Carousel

Into the Woods

A Raisin in the Sun

Macbeth

The Importance of Being Earnest

Oklahoma!

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

 

Deric McNish

Rob Roznowski

Nicolas Buenaventura

Ann Folino White

Joni Starr

Dave Solomon

Christina Traister

Scott Burkell

David Furumoto

Rob Roznowski

Melissa Thompson

Melissa Thompson/Julia Hinderlie

Sherrie Barr

Greg Ganakas

Nick Tamarkin

Jeanine Cull

Rob Roznowski

Rob Roznowski

Rob Roznowski

Mary Job

Melanie Helton

Marcus Olson

Lamont C. Clegg

Frank C. Rutledge

Carolyn Gillespie

Marcus Olson

Marcus Olson

 

2016

2014

2014

2013

2013

2012

2010

2010

2009

2009

2009

2008

2008

2008

2007

2007

2006

2006

2005

2004

2004

2004

2003

2003

2003

2003

2002

Michigan State University
   Opera Theatre
   East Lansing, MI

 

Xerxes

La Bohème

Home for the Holidays

The Rake’s Progress

Monkey See Monkey Do

La Bohème

 

Melanie Helton

Melanie Helton

Melanie Helton

Melanie Helton

Melanie Helton

Melanie Helton

 

2015

2014

2012

2005

2004

2002

Michigan State University
   Wharton Center
   East Lansing, MI

 

Christmas Cabaret

Theory of Mind

Izzo Goes to Broadway

 

Greg Ganakas

Bert Goldstein

Greg Ganakas

 

2012

2010

2009

Ohio Light Opera
   Wooster, OH

 

Connecticut Yankee

Ruddigore

The Mikado

The Duchess from Chicago

The Student Prince

The Pirates of Penzance

The Gondoliers

Pride and Prejudice (*World Premiere)

The Queen’s Lace Handkerchief

A Friend of Napoleon (*World Premiere)

Die Fledermaus

A Soldier’s Promise (*North American Premiere)

Man of La Mancha

The Mikado

The Merry Widow

The Violet of Montmartre (*North American Premiere)

The Land of Smiles

The Brigands

Countess Maritza

Autumn Maneuvers (*North American Premiere)

The Gondoliers

The Yeomen of the Guard

 

Steven Daigle

Julie Wright-Costa

Frederick Reeder

Julie Wright-Costa

Ted Christopher

Frederick Reeder

Steven Daigle

Steven Daigle

Julie Wright-Costa

Steven Daigle

Ted Christopher

Steven Daigle

Steven Daigle

Julie Wright-Costa

Nicholas Wuehrman

Steven Daigle

Steven Daigle

Julie Wright-Costa

Nicholas Wuehrman

Steven Daigle

Julie Wright-Costa

Steven Daigle

 

2012

2009

2008

2007

2007

2007

2006

2006

2006

2005

2005

2005

2005

2004

2004

2004

2003

2003

2003

2002

2001

2001

Wingate University
   Wingate, NC

 

Pirates of Penzance

 

Jessie Martin

 

2012 

Graceland University
   Lamoni, IA

 

The Key Said Run and the Door Said Fly

 

Melissa Thompson/Julia Hinderlie

 

2010 

Summer Circle Theatre
   East Lansing, MI

 

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

Blithe Spirit

The Sleeper

Bus Stop

Chaucer in Rome

 

Rob Roznowski

Anne Levy

Frank C. Rutledge

Lorijean Nichols

Mary Job

 

2015

2010

2006

2006

2003

Riverwalk Theater
   Lansing, MI

 

The Ritz

 

Kenneth Beachler

 

2005

Harrisburg Opera
   Harrisburg, VA

 

Nozze Di Figaro (Asst. to Richard Traubner)

 

Victoria Bond

 

2001

University of Wisconsin-Madison
   Madison, WI

 

A Flea in Her Ear

The Tempest

Endgame

Still Life with Iris

Twelfth Night

 

Norma Saldivar

Carolyne Haycraft

Patricia Boyette

Manon Van de Water

Patricia Boyette

 

2002

2001

2001

2000

2000

Ashland Summer Theatre
   Ashland, OH

 

Gypsy

Babes in Arms

 

Teresa Durbin

Shelley Russell

 

2002

2002

Wayne County Performing Arts
   Wooster, OH

 

I Do! I Do!

 

Gary DeVault

 

1999

Ashland University
   Ashland, OH

 

The Glass Menagerie

Carnival!

Bye Bye Birdie

 

Richard Goodwin

Richard Goodwin

Paula Thompson

 

1999

1999

1998

Make*a*Circus
   San Francisco, CA

 

Lungman and Windpipe’s Adventure (Properties Design)

 

Paoli Lacy

 

1998

PROJECTION DESIGN

Williamston Theatre
   Williamston, MI

 

Five Course Love

 

Tom Woldt

 

2010

Michigan State University
   Wharton Center
   East Lansing, MI

 

Christmas Cabaret

Izzo Goes to Broadway

 

Greg Ganakas

Greg Ganakas

 

2010

2009

DeVos Performance Hall
   Grand Rapids, MI

 

Izzo Goes to Broadway

 

Greg Ganakas

 

2009

One Time Productions
   H&R Block Artspace
   Kansas City, MO

 

Arts or Crafts

 

Bess Wallerstein

 

2009

Michigan State University
   Department of Theatre
   East Lansing, MI

 

The Who’s Tommy

Witness

She Loves Me

Arts or Crafts

Schoolhouse Rock Live!

 

Rob Roznowski

Vincent Thompson

Rob Roznowski

Rob Roznowski

Rob Roznowski

 

2009

2008

2007

2007

2005

The Kennedy Center
   Millennium Stage
   Washington D.C.

 

Witness

 

Vincent Thompson

 

2008

Dance Place
   Washington D.C.

 

Witness

 

Vincent Thompson

 

2008