Artist Profiles

William Boles

Recent design work includes The Pride (About Face Theatre); The Coronation of Poppea (Opera Northwestern); columbinus, The Amish Project (American Theater Company); She Kills Monsters, The Glass Menagerie (Buzz 22 Chicago, Steppenwolf Theatre Company); How Long Will I Cry?: Voices of Youth Violence (Steppenwolf for Young Adults); Equivocation (Victory Gardens Theater); Coriolanus (The Hypocrites); Urinetown and The Duchess of Malfi (North Park University). William received his BFA from the University of Central Florida and did his Masters studies at Northwestern University. He is the recipient of the National Design Award from the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival for his design of August Wilson’s The Piano Lesson, which was featured in American Theater magazine.