Cory Pattak is a New York City based Lighting Designer whose New York design credits include Stalking the Bogeyman (New World Stages), Revolution in the Elbow…(Minetta Lane), Handle with Care (Westside Theatre), Witnessed by the World, COAL, Do Not Disturb (59E59), Skippyjon Jones (Theatreworks USA), This Side of Paradise (St. Clements), Unlocked, Nymph Errant, With Glee, The Blue Flower (Prospect Theatre), Hot Mess in Manhattan (Chernuchin), Ingmar Bergman’s Persona (HERE), The Maiden’s Prayer (InProximity Theatre), Dreyfus in Rehearsal (Beckett Theatre), Mercy Thieves, Ride (Outhouse Theatre), They’re Playing Our Song, Our Town (Actor’s Fund), Thank You Kind Spirit (Target Margin), Happy We’ll Be (Roseland Ballroom), Freddie Falls in Love (Diamond Stage), Spitting in the Face of the Devil (United Solo Fest), Subverted (Theatre 54) and many NY Fringe and NYMF shows.
Regional credits include Flashdance: the musical (US National Tour), Dog and Pony (Old Globe), The Fabulous Lipitones (Goodspeed), A Little More Alive, Side by Side by Sondhiem (Kansas City Rep), Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods (Portland Stage), Newsies (Tuacahn Amphitheater), The Audience, Other Desert Cities, Me and My Girl (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Single Girls Guide, A Christmas Carol (Cap Rep), Santaland Diaries, Fully Committed (Syracuse Stage), Mansfield Park (Indianapolis Opera), The Other Place, The Road to Where, Forever (Weston Playhouse), The Rocky Horror Show (Lyric Theatre of OK), Always, Patsy Cline (Bristol Riverside), Liberty (Warner Theatre), A Christmas Carol (Arkansas Rep), Shipwrecked! (Penguin Rep), Violet (Capital City Theatre), 42nd Street (Resorts Casino), A Chorus Line, Rent, My Fair Lady, Guys and Dolls, Hairspray, South Pacific, The Music Man, Memphis, Thoroughly Modern Millie, 1776 (Engeman Theatre), High School Musical (Surflight), Woodloch Pines Resort, Les Miserables, Spelling Bee, Parallel Lives, Boeing Boeing, No Sex Please... (Northern Stage), Cats, West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, Footloose, Annie (Pittsburgh Musical Theatre), Rounding Third, Our Lady of 121st Street (The Redhouse), The Complete Works…Shakespeare (Shadow Lawn Stage.) International: Singin' In The Rain (IMM, Sãu Paulo, Brazil), Letters to Santa Clause (Misi Producciones, Bogatá Colombia)
Associate/Assistant: Newsies (Paper Mill, Broadway, US Tour, Theatrical Film), Peter and the Starcatcher (NYTW, Broadway, New World Stages, US Tour - Tony Award), A Time to Kill, An Evening with Patti Lupone & Mandy Patinkin, The Story of My Life, Irena’s Vow (Broadway), Heathers: the musical (New World Stages), Band Geeks, How to Succeed… (Goodspeed), Daddy Long Legs (Off-Broadway/Regional/London), Chicago, Wizard of Oz (US Tours), 42nd Street (TOTS Tour), Side Effects (MCC), Paint Your Wagon, Lost in the Stars, Where’s Charley (Encores!), The Devil’s Music (St. Lukes), Shamu’s Christmas Miracle (Seaworld), The Nutcracker (NJ Ballet), Gem of the Ocean, I Am My Own Wife, Broadway (Pittsburgh Public), Essential Self-Defense, Rapture Blister Burn (Playwrights Horizons), The Internationalist (Vineyard), Altar Boyz (Adirondack Theatre Fest), The Yellow Brick Road (Theatreworks USA), and multiple years of BC/EFA Easter Bonnet and Broadway Backwards.
Upcoming: In The Heights (Olney Theatre/Roundhouse Theatre), Born Yesterday (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Newsies (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Once (Engeman Theatre) and Noises Off (Northern Stage)
Cory is a proud member of United Scenic Artists Local 829, a member of Wingspace Theatrical Design, and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Design/Technical Theatre from Syracuse University. He is also the host and creator of in 1: the podcast, a podcast featuring interviews with theatrical designers available at in1podcast.com and in the iTunes store.