Chris Thielking

Chris Thielking, NYU/Tisch

Chris received an MFA for lighting design after spending five years in NYC mostly assisting Justin Townsend on shows including Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (The Public, assistant), Here Lies Love (the Public, associate), The Other Place (Samuel J Friedman, assistant), Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (The Golden, Associate), before attending NYU-Tisch, where he is an MFA lighting design candidate in his 3rd year.

His lighting design credits include The Taster (Shakespeare & Company), A Bright Room Called Day, Caucasian Chalk Circle, The Bridgette Hobbs Connection (NYU-Tisch) The Cherry Orchard, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Wutopia, Undrown’d (Columbia University).

UNDROWN’D: Seeking Asylum | Chris Thielking

UNDROWN’D: Seeking Asylum
By Benita De Wit, Directed by Benita De Wit
Scenery by Edward T. Morris, Costumes by Rose Bisogno
Columbia Stages, The Connelly Theater
Photography by Oona Curley ‘16

A Bright Room Called Day | Chris Thielking

A Bright Room Called Day
By Tony Kushner, Directed by Scott Illingworth
Scenery by Yu-Hsuan Chen ‘16, Costumes by Ntokozo Kunene ‘16
NYU-Tisch Department of Graduate Acting, Shubert Theatre Photography by Alex Fabozzi ’14

The Bridgette Hobbs Connection | Chris Thielking

The Bridgette Hobbs Connection
By Christina Anderson, Directed by Scott Illingworth
Scenery by Brendan Boston ‘15, Costumes by Mary Sievert ‘14
NYU-Tisch Department of Graduate Acting, Shubert Theatre
Photography by Ella Bromblin

Caucasian Chalk Circle | Chris Thielking

Caucasian Chalk Circle
By Bertolt Brecht, Directed by Tazewell Thompson
Scenery by Yu-Hsuan Chen ‘16, Costumes by Jessica Posteraro ‘16
NYU-Tisch Department of Graduate Acting, The Fifth Floor Theatre
Photography by Alex Chris Thielking ‘16