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We're sorry to share that the January 21-23 performances of The Great Leap have been canceled, as we've detected breakthrough cases of COVID-19 in the production group. If you have tickets to one of these performances, please explore your ticket options here. Our highest priority is always the health and safety of every cast, crew, staff, and audience members in the theater, so we appreciate your flexibility and understanding.

Chika Shimizu


Chika is a New York-based scenic and projection designer. Her design credits include: The Great Wave (Berkeley Repertory Theatre), Hunky Boys Go Ding-Dong (Adult Swim Network), Another Dream, Un(re)solved (Ado Ato Pictures, Tribeca Film Festival), The Winning Side (Epic Theatre Ensemble), Awake (The Barrow Group), The Naturalists (Pond Theatre Company), Vietgone (TheatreSquared), The Caucasian Chalk Circle (Yale Repertory Theatre, CT Critics Circle Award nominee), a number of dance theatre and Off-Broadway shows. She is a recipient of the Donald and Zorca Oenslager Fellowship Award in Design. M.F.A in design from Yale School of Drama. She is a faculty member of NYU, Tisch School of the Arts. chikashimizu.com

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