Grant joined the Ensemble in 2019 and has designed sets for A Red Orchid’s productions of The Hothouse, Blasted, Fat Boy, Simpatico, The Mutilated, The Room and most recently Killing Game. He was a proud part of the design team for the remount of Simpatico at the McCarter Theatre Center. He was also nominated for a Joseph Jefferson award for his designs of A Red Orchid Theatre’s The Sea Horse.
Outside of A Red Orchid, his designs have been seen at Northlight, Victory Gardens, Steppenwolf, Next, The Royal George, Overture Center, Theatre Witt, Gallagher Bluedorn, American Blues, ATC, The House, The Hypocrites, Christina Isabelle Dance, and The Seldoms Dance. Other Joseph Jefferson Award nominations include designs for American Blues Theatre’s Yankee Tavern, and Dog & Pony’s Mr. Marmalade. A native of rural Illinois, Grant blends his rural roots with urban art. He was recently named one of the Top 50 Players in Chicago Theatre by New City Magazine and is a recipient of the 2015 Michael Maggio Emerging Designer Award. Grant is currently a part-time faculty member at Columbia College and a Member of (USA) 829.