Paul Toben is a Lighting Designer of theater, live events and unique spaces. He is based in Chicago.
Paul's designs for the stage have been seen in New York City, at regional theaters nationally, and in Canada, the United Kingdom, and Asia.
Recent New York credits include: The Story of My Life (Broadway, with Ken Billington), Electra in a One Piece (The Wild Project), Saturn Nights (The Incubator), The Realm (The Wild Project), Romeo and Juliet (Columbia Stages), Futurity and Too Little, Too Late (HERE Arts Center), When in Disgrace (Examined Man), The Redheaded Man (Fringe Encores).
Regionally, Paul has designed an array of plays and musicals for theaters including Actors Theatre of Louisville, TheatreWorks, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cleveland Playhouse, Arizona Theatre Company, The Magic Theatre, and many others. He also designs lighting for branded corporate events, architectural projects, concerts, and special events.
Paul has been the Associate Lighting Designer on numerous Broadway productions, National Tours and special events around the country. He is a member of United Scenic Artists Local 829.