Lighting designer Robert Wierzel, nominated for a Tony Award for his outstanding lighting of the hit musical, FELA!—directed and choreographed by Bill T. Jones—provides some thoughts on how it feels to garner his first Tony nomination:
1. It does feel good to know your peers appreciate your work. Very humbling.
2. I have learned from Bill T. Jones that a great emotional response requires a great intellectual response.
3. It feels good to know that years of hard work ca