Donyale Werle Design is a Brooklyn-based firm specializing in custom designs for theater, installations and small exterior & interior gardens with a focus on sustainability.


PETER & THE STARCATCHER Brooks Atkinson, New World Stages, New York Theater Workshop, Nat’l Tour by Rick Elice /

dir: Alex Timbers + Roger Rees / Tony Award 2012

BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON Bernard Jacobs, Public Theater / by Alex Timbers + Michael Friedman

dir: Alex Timbers / Tony Nomination 2011

ALLEGIANCE Longacre, Old Globe / by Jay Kao, Lorenzo Thione + Marc Acito / dir: Stafford Arima

IN TRANSIT Circle in the Square / by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, James Allen Ford, Russ Kaplan & Sara Wordsworth /

dir: Kathleen Marshall

Off-Broadway / Regional

ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS MCC / by C.A. Johnson / dir: Kate Whorisky

TREVOR Writers Theatre / by Dan Collins + Julianne Wick Davis / dir: Marc Bruni

TRANSFERS MCC / by Lucy Thurber / dir: Jackson Gay

ROMY & MICHELE’S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION The 5th Avenue Theater / by Gwendolyn Sanford, Brandon Jay + Robin Schiff /

dir: Kristin Hanggi

BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE Goodspeed & Alabama Shakespeare Festival / by Nell Benjamin & Duncan Sheik / dir: John Rando

THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM Roundabout, Laura Pels Theater / dir: Alex Timbers

DAPHNE’S DIVE Signature Theater, Linney / by Quiara Hudes / dir: Tommy Kail

THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE Geffen, MCC + Denver Center / by Matthew Lopez / dir: Mike Donahue

BROOKLYNITE Vineyard Theater / by Peter Lerman + Michael Mayer / dir: Michael Mayer

ENCORES OFF CENTER 2014-2019 City Center/ Road Show, Promenade, Working, Songs for a New World, Gone Missing, Don’t Bother Me I Can’t Cope, Assassins, Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, Really Rosie, Runaways, God Bless You Mr. Rosewater, The New Brain, Little Shop of Horrors, The Wild Party, Tick, Tick, Boom!, Faust, Pump Boys & the Dinettes /directed by Will Davis, Anne Kauffman, Laurie Woolery, Kate Whorisky, Ken Rus Schmoll, Savion Glover, Leigh Silverman, Robert O’hara, Anne Kauffman, Sam Pinkleton, Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Dick Scanlan, Oliver Butler, Tommy Kail + Lear deBessonet

THE EXPLORERS CLUB Manhattan Theater Club / by Nell Benjamin / dir: Marc Bruni. Drama Desk Nominee

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Papermill Playhouse / dir: Tommy Kail

BROKE-OLOGY Lincoln Center, Williamstown Theater Festival / by Nathan Jackson / dir: Tommy Kail


Tony / Obie / Lucille Lortel  / Hewes Design Award / Ruth Morley Design Award

Nominations: Tony / Drama Desk / Lucille Lortel / Outer Circle Critic


Co-chair of the Pre/Post Production Committee of The Broadway Green Alliance

USA Local 829 Organizer, member Broadway & Off-Broadway Committees

International Speaker & Teacher on Sustainability in Theatrical Design

Adjunct Lecturer: NYU, Design for Stage & Film, Tisch School for the Arts. Set III.

                           Brooklyn College, Department of Theater Graduate studies. Drafting