Michael C. Smith started working with the Right Brain Project in 2010 on Halfshut. Since then, he has also designed My Filthy Hunt, The Archivist, We Are Not These Hands, The Fall of Man, Marat/Sade, Titus Andronicus, The Bacchae: Revisited, The Timey Wimey Fantastic Brilliant Extravaganza (Geronimo!), and Hammer. Other design credits include Princess of Waco, This is War (Signal Ensemble Theater), The Boy In Black, Las Hermanas Padilla(Chicago Fusion Theater) Don't Give That Beast a Name, Waiting for Godot (The Mammals), The World Over (State Theatre of Chicago), Radio Silence (The Nine), and He Flew Over the Forest (Brain Surgeon Theater). When he isn't working in the storefront scene, Michael is the Lighting Director for the Chicago Waldorf School and Mannheim School District. He graduated from Knox College where he discovered a love for lighting, and has been running with it since.