Paul Deziel is a Chicago based projection designer. Recent credits include: P.Y.G or the Mis-Edumacation of Dorian Belle (Jackalope Theatre), Crystal Creek Motel (Flying V Theatre), The Color Purple (Drury Lane Theatre), Photograph 51 (Court Theatre), Tilikum (Sideshow Theatre Company), The Vagrant Trilogy (Mosaic Theatre Company), Sotto Voce (Theater J), Beauty’s Daughter (American Blues Theater), 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 has won 2 Joseph Jefferson Awards for his designs, along with having been nominated an additional 2 times. 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.


Digital Productions

•  Death By Life dir. Kimille Howard •  White Snake Projects; Boston, MA • May 20th-25th 2021

•  I Hate It Here dir. Lili-Anne Brown •  Goodman Theatre; Chicago, IL • July 15th-18th 2021

In-Person Productions

•  Rhapsody in Blue choreo. Alexei Kremnev & Braeden Barnes •  A&A Ballet; Chicago, IL • May 22nd 2021

•  Swan Lake choreo. Alexei Kremnev & Anna Reznik •  A&A Ballet; Chicago, IL • May 22nd 2021

Post-Poned Productions

•  American Idiot dir. Halena Kays •  American Blues Theater; Chicago, IL • Postponed to 2021