Heather Gilbert

Heather Gilbert is a Chicago based lighting designer. Her credits with David Cromer include Our Town (The Hypocrites, Barrow Street Theatre, and Broad Stage), A Streetcar Named Desire (Writers’ Theatre and Williamstown Theatre Festival), Rent (American Theater Company/About Face Theater), and The Fransworth Invention (Alley Theatre), among others. Her upcoming Boston productions include The Better Half with Lucky Plush at CRASHarts/ICA. Heather was a 1999-2001 recipient of the NEA/TCG Development Program Award and a recipient of the 2012 3Arts Award. She serves as head of lighting design at Columbia College and received her MFA from The Theatre School at DePaul University.