The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity

Red Theater Chicago at Strawdog Theatre Company, Chicago, IL

Scenic Designer/Properties Designer/Charge Artist: Michael Lewis

Lighting Designer:  Charlie Blunt

Costume Designer:  Hailey Rakowiecki

Projection Designer:  Brian Laurie

Director:  Jeremy Aluma

Technical Director:  Liam Fitzgerald

"Diaz sets his satire in and around an actual wrestling ring, authentically recreated here by scenic designer Michael Lewis, who also designed the props for the show." http://www.chicagotheatrereview.com/2017/08/power-bombs-super-kicks-and-body-slams/

"director Jeremy Aluma’s production puts us up close on three sides of Michael Lewis’ gritty wrestling-ring set." http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/reviews/ct-ott-elaborate-entrance-review-0825-story.html

"Scenic and props designer Michael Lewis has filled the space with a functioning ring (with a deck that transmits the thud of every body slam) and props that reinforce the illusion of the wrestling world." https://www.chicagostagestandard.com/home/2017/8/23/the-elaborate-entrance-of-chad-deity-dazzles-red-theater-chicago

"terrific set design including a full wrestling ring by scenic and props designer Michael Lewis" http://www.lasplash.com/publish/Entertainment/cat_index_chicago_entertainment/the-elaborate-entrance-of-chad-deity-review.php