Chris Wood, the 2015 winner of the Rising Star Award sponsored by Live Design/LDI and presented annually at USITT, likes working in both lighting and sound design. He went to grad school at Indiana University in Bloomington, earning his MFA in lighting design. Now a freelancer based in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Wood figures he’s doing 75% lighting and 25% sound. Read more about Wood’s design process. To view his work, click through the images and read about the productions.