ELSA GIBSON BRADEN
Elsa is a Scenic and Production Designer with theatre credits including "shakespeare's as u like it", "Othello", "Alma", "Red Speedo", "The Swallow and the Tomcat", "Latinos Who Look Like Ricky Martin", and the east coast premiere of "Testmatch" (canceled due to COVID-19). She served as the Production Designer on the short film "An Occurrence at Arverne", and as an Art Department Assistant and Clearance Coordinator on multiple television shows including "The Deuce" (HBO), "The Sinner" (NBCU), "Gotham" (WB), and "Elementary" (CBS). Elsa holds a BA in Theater (minor in Philosophy) from Barnard College, an MFA in Scenic Design from the Yale School of Drama, and is a 2020 recipient of the Donald and Zorka Oenslager Fellowship Award in Design. She wrote the curriculum for The Young Shakespeareans Virtual Program Scenic Design component, and is excited to deliver it to the students at John Adams Middle School in Spring 2021.