Travis McHale

Los Angeles native Travis McHale has lived and worked in New York City for the last fifteen years, in which time he has designed over 200 theatrical projects.  An alumnus of North Carolina School of the Arts, he holds a BFA in Lighting Design and is a proud member of United Scenic Artists, I.A.T.S.E. Local USA829.

His designs have been seen on the stages of major regional theatres, Off-Broadway, on tour internationally, at Carnegie Hall, television nation wide, and around the world for Splendor Seven Seas Cruise Lines.  He has an been an associate designer on a wide range of projects including Broadway shows and national tours.  Travis also designs for IMCD Lighting which creates the lighting for over 120 fashion shows annually during New York Fashion Weeks.

The New York Times has praised his award-winning work as “striking…the unabashed star of the production” and “simple but very clever…inventive design work.” –

NFT Credits

Credit Type Production Season
Lighting Designer Every Day a Visitor (2013) 2013-14 Season