Paul Deziel practices projection design out of Chicago and Washington D.C. Recent credits include: URL vs. IRL (Andy's Summer Playhouse), Photograph 51 (Court Theatre), Tilikum (Sideshow Theatre Company), The Vagrant Trilogy (Mosaic Theatre Company), Sotto Voce (Theater J), Beauty’s Daughter (American Blues Theater), Flying V Fights: The Secret History of the Unknown World (Flying V), and Merge (The New Colony). His animation work on the Triumph of Isabella exhibition was showcased as a part of the Performance Festival at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. Paul received a Joseph Jefferson Award for his design of Tilikum and was nominated for his work on Beauty's Daughter. He holds a B.A. in Technical Theatre from Columbia College Chicago and an MFA in Projection & Multimedia Design from the University of Maryland. He is a proud Artistic Affiliate with American Blues Theater. Outside of theatre, Paul runs megagames with Chicago Megagames and the Megagame Coalition.


•  The Color Purple • dir. Lili-Anne Brown • Drury Lane Theatre; Oak Brook, IL • Sept. 13th - Nov. 3rd, 2019

•  X  • dir. Jonathan L. Green • Sideshow Theatre; Chicago, IL • Sept. 22nd - Oct. 27th, 2019

•  Crystal Creek Motel  • dir. Lee Liebeskind; Aria Velez; Daniel Mori; Robert Bowen Smith; Tonia Sina;

Kelly Colburn • Flying V Theatre; Silver Spring, MD • Oct. 10th - Nov. 3rd, 2019

•  P.Y.G. or the Mis-edumacation of Dorian Belle  • dir. Lili-Anne Brown • Jackalope Theatre; Chicago, IL •

Oct. 29th - Dec. 14th, 2019

•  The Great Leap  • dir. Vanessa Stalling • Asolo Repertory Theatre; Sarasota, FL & Miami New Drama;

Miami, FL • March 18th - April 11th, 2020 (Asolo Rep) • April 23rd - May 17th, 2020 (Miami)

© 2019 by Paul Deziel