“I prefer to focus on the play and the people in it and let the design emerge from the life of the play.” -Ming Cho Lee2

Through his over fifty years as a leader in American set design, Ming Cho Lee has established himself as a true visionary. Lee reshaped the aesthetic of set design through his work on some three hundred productions throughout the country. Lee is unique in that he didn’t make much of a mark on Broadway, instead focusing his creative energy on off-Broadway projects and regional theaters.1

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Dean of American Set Design