Laurie Churba Costume Designer

Costume Design Theater

    Broadway

1999
The Price | The Royal Theater | James Naughton, dir.

    Off-Broadway, Regional and Academic

2015
Our Town | Northern Stage | Carol Dunne, dir.
Don Juan Returns from the War | Dartmouth College | Peter Hackett, dir.
Bedroom Farce | Westport Country Playhouse | John Tillinger, dir.
Romeo and Juliet | Dartmouth College | Peter Hackett, dir.

2014
What the Butler Saw | Mark Taper Forum | John TIllinger, dir.
Clybourne Park | Northern Stage | Chad Larabee, dir.
Cedars | Berkshire Theatre Festival | Keira Naughton, dir.
Things we do for Love | Westport Country Playhouse | John Tillinger, dir.
In the Next Room (or the Vibrator Play) | Dartmouth College | Jamie Horton, dir.

2013
God of Carnage | Northern Stage | Catherine Doherty, dir.
Big Love | Dartmouth College | Tazewell Thompson, dir.
Tuesdays with Morrie | St. Michael’s Playhouse | Kenneth Kimmins, dir.
No Sex Please, We’re British | Northern Stage | Catherin Doherty, dir.

2012
Hairspray | Dartmouth College | Carol Dunne, dir.
Angels in America | Dartmouth College | Carol Dunne, dir.

2011
Dutch Masters (world premier) | Berkshire Theatre Festival | Brian Roff, dir
In the Mood | Berkshire Theatre Fesitval | Marc Bruni, dir
Eurydice | Dartmouth College | Carol Dunne, dir.
Breaking E.D.E.N. | Dartmouth College | Christian Kohn, dir.

2010
It Must be Him (world premier) | Playwrights Horizons | Daniel Kutner, dir
The Last 5 Years | Berkshire Theatre Festival | Anders Cato, dir.
K2 | Berkshire Theatre Festival | Wes Granton, dir.
Time Of My Life | Pittsburgh Public Theater | John Tillinger, dir.
The Price | Syracuse Stage | Tim Bond, dir.
MazelTov Cocktail | Second Stage, NYC | Maria Mileaf, dir.
The Lady from the Sea | Dartmouth College | Jamie Horton, dir.
Viscera | Dartmouth College Ford Evans | Peter Hackett & Lori Loeb, dir

2009
How the Other Half Loves | Westport Country Playhouse | John Tillinger, dir.
Prisoner of Second Avenue | Berkshire Theater Festival | Warner Shook, dir.
The Rocky Horror Show | Dartmouth College | Carol Dunne, dir.
The Grapes of Wrath | Dartmouth College | Peter Hackett, dir

2008
A View From the Bridge | Arena Stage | Daniel Aukin, dir.
How Shakespeare Won the West | Huntington Theater | Jon Moscone, dir.
Cry of the Reed | Huntington Theater | Danny Goldstein, dir.
Death of a Salesman | Arena Stage | Tim Bond, dir.
Sight Unseen | The Old Globe | Esther Emery, dir.
Hot ‘N Cole | Westport Country Playhouse | James Naughton, dir.
The Book Club Play | Berkshire Theater Festival | Nick Olcott, dir.
The Pavillion | Westport Country Playhouse | Chad Rabinovitz, dir.
Stop Kiss | Dartmouth College | Jamie Horton, dir.

2007
Love! Valour! Compassion! | Berkshire Theater Festival | Anders Cato, dir.
Relatively Speaking | Westport Country Playhouse | John Tillinger, dir.

2006
Drawer Boy | Westport Country Playhouse | John Tillinger, dir.
Rabbit Hole | Huntington Theater | John Tillinger, dir.

2005
Comedy of Errors | The Old Globe | Darko Tresjnak, dir.
Amour Goodspeed | Opera House | Darko Tresjnak, dir.

2004
The Old Settler | Westport Country Playhouse | Tazwell Thompson, dir.

2003
The Threepenny Opera | Williamstown Theater Festival | Peter Hunt, dir.

1997
Johnny on a Spot | Williamstown Theater Festival | James Naughton, dir.
Waiting for Lefty Blue Light | Theater Company | Joanne Woodward, dir.

    Television and Film

1999-2008
Saturday Night Live Commercial Parodies | Costume Designer
Designed costumes for 18 commercial parodies aired on NBC for live broadcast and syndication. Modern and period clothing, custom made ape suits, baby clothes and many other genres were developed and gathered for the commercials.

2000-2005
Saturday Night Live Short Films | Costume Designer
Designed costumes for 6 short films aired on live television

2005
Saturday Night Live | Will Farrell photo shoot | Stylist

1997-2008
Saturday Night Live | Design Team | Assistant Costume Designer to Tom Broecker
Design and research period and modern clothes as well as elaborate parody and caricature costumes. Fabric swatching, dyeing, organizing, problem solving and shopping; accomplished under deadline to live broadcast.

2013
White Lies, Blue Dreams | Costume Designer for independent film

2006-2007
30 Rock | NBC | Assistant Costume Designer to Tom Broecker

2005
Ground Zero | directed by Oliver Stone | Assistant Costume Designer

2002-2003
The Caroline Rhea Show | NBC | Stylist

    Awards and Honors

2000 Emmy Award
Saturday Night Live
The 25th Anniversary Special Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special

1999-2003 Emmy Nominations
Saturday Night Live | Costume Department
Outstanding Costumes for a Variety or Music Program

2003
    Robert DiNiro | host

2002
    Ian McKellen | host

2001
    Laura Flynn Boyle | host

2000
    Christopher Walken | host

1999
    Vince Vaughn | host

2000 Tony Nomination
The Price (costume designer) | Best revival of a play

2011 - 2012 Junior Faculty Fellowship
Dartmouth College | The Lost Character Project

2008 - 2009 Exhibition
Curtain Call | Celebrating a Century of Women
Designing for Live Performance
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

 

 

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