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Ken Yunker, Resident Lighting Designer

La bohème
Così fan tutte
La battaglia di Legnano

Mr. Yunker is the resident lighting designer for The Atlanta Opera, Sarasota Opera Association and is a principal designer for the Tony award winning Alliance Theatre Company.  A native Northwesterner, he’s surprised and pleased to consider Atlanta home for 22 years. Beginning his professional career at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, he has more than 500 designs for opera, ballet and theatre to his credit.  National companies include Utah Symphony and Opera, Tulsa Opera, New Orleans Opera, Lyric Opera Cleveland, Fort Worth Opera, Opera Company of North Carolina, Opera New Jersey, Chautauqua Opera, Knoxville Opera, San Antonio Opera, Nevada Opera Theatre, Eugene Opera, Augusta Opera, Toledo Opera and Mobile Opera. Mr. Yunker is a member of United Scenic Artists #829.