Meet the team

Grace Laubacher

Grace Laubacher (Scenic Designer) is excited to collaborate for the first time with Underground Railway Theater. Grace is a set designer originally from Cambridge, now based in New York. Her work has recently been seen at Bard Music Festival (Halka), Pacific Symphony (Aida), Juilliard (La Finta Giardiniera and The Magic Flute), Boston Baroque (Giulio Cesare), and the University of Scranton (The Glass Menagerie and The Birds, dir. Gabriel Vega Weissman). In the past year she has also designed sets for Disney Creative Entertainment, the Peabody-Essex Museum, and has worked as an associate designer on Broadway (Marvin’s Room, Roundabout), regionally (Merrily We Roll Along, Huntington), and internationally (Hans Zimmer Live European tour). Grace was named a “Young Designer to Watch” by Live Design Magazine in 2015, and was a winner in Opera America’s 2015 Robert L.B. Tobin Director Designer Showcase. She holds a master’s degree from Central Saint Martins in London and a BA from Harvard.