Artist Bio

John Culbert

John Culbert

(Bio as of March 2017)

John Culbert most recently collaborated with the Goodman on Two Trains Running. He has designed the Goodman productions of Rock 'n' Roll, HughieTrojan WomenBoy Gets GirlJacob Marley’s Christmas Carol and Mirror of the Invisible World (Jeff Award). Designs include lighting for Arcadia at Writers Theatre and scenery for Man in the Ring, Satchmo at the Waldorf and The Hard Problem at Court Theatre. He designed scenery for Faceless and White Guy on the Bus (Northlight Theatre), Chimerica (Timeline Theatre) and Regina (Lyric Opera of Chicago). Regional work includes productions at Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Boston Lyric Opera and The Shakespeare Theatre. He has also designed for L’Opéra National du Rhin and Singapore Repertory. He serves as the dean of The Theatre School at DePaul University.

Watch & Listen More

  • Hughie Production Photos
  • Mirror of the Invisible World Production Photos
  • Mirror of the Invisible World Production Photos
  • Mirror of the Invisible World Production Photos