Who we are: Resident Artists
Keiko Shimosato Carreiro
Keiko Shimosato Carreiro has been a performer,designer and director for the Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe from 1987 to the present. As their resident designer, she has designed and realized critically acclaimed costumes, sets, props and puppets for over twenty shows which have toured nationally and internationally.
Nominated for the Bay Area Critics’ Circle Award , KOKORO at Theater of Yugen, and the Theater Bay Area Award for Best Costumes, THE BRAGGART SOLDIER at Custom Made Theater. Her costumes have been seen at Berkeley Rep(1995-2000), YO FRANKIE, ALICIA IN WONDER TERROR, and QUEEN OF THE SEA. Keiko was featured as an innovative designer in American Theater Magazine for 410 [GONE] at Crowded Fire. She continues to design for companies around the SF Bay,including: the SFMT, Crowded Fire, SF Shakespeare, African American Shakespeare, Custom Made Theater, and Ferocious Lotus. She shares her knowledge of Theater and design as a resident artist through the SFUSD and the SF Opera guild.
Keiko is excited to create new work with Crowded Fire as a resident artist.