Robert Ashurst is freelance scenic designer based in New York City and graduate of The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University where he earned his BFA in Scenic Design. He has worked on Broadway and Off-Broadway productions as an assistant for Derek McLane. Robert has designed scenery for both Macbeth and Dogfight at the Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University & The Mikado at Union Avenue Opera. His assistant credits include productions for The New Group, Second Stage Theatre, The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Goodman Theatre, St. Louis Shakespeare Festival, and The Albany Park Theatre Project.
Awards: USITT W. Oren Parker Undergraduate Scene Design Award, 2017