Christopher Brusberg

Lighting Designer

Christopher Brusberg is a lighting designer working out of New York City and Boston. He is passionate about Opera, Dance, and New Theatrical Work, including how design can influence the relationships between art, the viewer, and the artist. Christopher has had the pleasure of designing for the following institutions: EMERGE125 (NYC), Manhattan School of Music, Tri-Cities Opera, Syracuse Opera, BandPortier (NYC), Dance Place (DC), Cherry Arts (Ithaca, NY), Annapolis Opera, Lawson Dance Theater (Chicago), Imagination Stage (DC), Wolftrap Opera/NOI (DC), New Rep Theater (Boston), Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Actor Shakespeare Project (Boston), Company One (Boston), ART Institute, Caborca (ART/NYC), Boston Opera Collaborative, Guerilla Opera (Boston), Gotham Early Music Scene (NYC), Montclair State University (NJ), Northeastern University, and Vassar College. Christopher has a BFA from Boston University and his MFA from the University of Maryland where he studied under Brian MacDevitt. In 2021, Christopher started Out of Work Artists, a digital collective with work coming out in Summer 2022, more information at For upcoming design work check out: Website:, Instagram: @ctblighting

Productions at New Rep

Production Role
New Rep, New Voices Theatre Festival (May 2022)
Lighting Designer