Luke Olson Lighting Designer
Luke Olson Luke is a theatrically-trained lighting designer, and has lit over 200 productions in fourteen years of professional practice. He has a BA in Theatre from the University of Iowa, and an MFA in Lighting Design from San Diego State University. Recent stage credits include projects with Moxie Theatre, Diversionary Theatre, Summer Repertory Theatre, Malashock Dance, San Diego Dance Theatre, TranscenDANCE, Palomar College, and the University of New Mexico, among many others. In addition, Luke has worked in technical theatre since 1998, working at venues including the Old Globe Theatre, Guthrie Theatre, San Diego Repertory Theatre,Theatre de la Jeune Lune, and many others.

Luke joined Shop 12 in 2015 and immediately started contributing to projects located both nationally and internationally. Current projects include Holland Casinos Rotterdam (The Netherlands) Project First Light (Massachusetts , United ) and Grand Mariana Resort & Casino (Saipan). Luke has been drawn to architecture by a love of scale, and desire to make works less ephemeral than the stage allows. He remains a storyteller, always seeking bold choices and flawless execution.