Phillip W. Powers is a lighting designer currently based in the western United States. Phillip graduated with a B.A. in Theater: Design and Production with a specialization in lighting design from the University of California Los Angeles, and is currently pursing his MFA in Stage Design at Southern Methodist University.
Phillip has been working in Southern California as a freelance lighting designer since 2002. During this time Phillip has designed and assisted on over 100 productions spread between Theatre, Opera, Dance, and Concert.
In 2012 Phillip W. Powers and Theodore J. Gordon founded the event design firm, rental house, and labor brokerage Luna Lux LLC in Laguna Niguel, CA. Since its founding Phillip has been acting as C.E.O. and Design Team Lead. Through Luna Lux Phillip has been able to design for a wide variety of corporate events and product launches.
In 2015 Phillip joined forces with Taylor Cole and Austin Quan to help found Burble Creativity. Acting as Burble’s visual director Phillip assists in the development of immersive environments, specially written stories, and supporting technology.