Brandon Wardell

Brandon Wardell Lighting Design, The Game of Love and Chance Brandon is a Chicago based Lighting and Scenic Designer. He is an Ensemble Member with Adventure Stage Chicago and an Artistic Associate of Steep Theatre Co. Recent projects include the Jeff nominated productions of Men Should Weep, Titanic (Griffin), and Assassins (Kokandy). Other recent projects include Yankee Tavern (American Blues), Brilliant Adventures and The Cheats (Steep); Spark and Six Stories Tall (ASC); and Bad Jews (Theatre Wit). He has designed for numerous theatre companies in Chicago and across the country, including Steep Theatre, Griffin Theatre, Danszloop Chicago, Adventure Stage Chicago, Theater Wit, American Blues Theater, Kokandy Productions, Lifeline Theatre Company, TUTA Chicago, The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, The Provincetown Tennessee Williams Fest., Theatre Seven, Wildclaw, The Building Stage, and Backstage Theatre Co. Brandon earned his MFA from Northwestern University and is the Professor of Lighting Design at Northern Illinois University.