ROBERT G. SMITH (Set Design)

Bob is a Chicago based scenic and lighting designer whose work has appeared around the world including Chicago, New York (Off Broadway), Los Angeles, Dublin, Galway, Edinburgh, London (West End), Jerusalem, Singapore and across the nation on the A&E Cable Network. In Chicago he is an ensemble member of Famous Door Theatre, Stage Left Theatre and the vice president of the board of directors of A Red Orchid Theatre and was a founding member of Plasticene. His set and lighting designs have also appeared at Steppenwolf, Northlight, The Next, The Organic, The Apollo, Pegasus, Apple Tree, Victory Gardens, Mary-Arrchie, New Crime, Live Bait, Powertap, Irish Repertory, Light Opera Works, Remy-Bumppo, greasy joan, The Second City, Terrapin, Porchlight Music Theatre and dozens of other Chicago theaters. He designed the original and several subsequent productions of Killer Joe as well as the Chicago production of Tracy Letts’ Bug. Bob has been nominated nine times and received seven Joseph Jefferson Citations, three After Dark Awards and an Emmy nomination.




 

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