Reza Behjat (Lighting Designer) began his career in Iran – where he was born and raised – working with some of the prominent directors on various productions for several years. In 2014, he moved to the US to pursue his MFA degree in Lighting Design at New York University. Reza was nominated for 2017 Henry Hewes Design Award for Hamlet. Off-Broadway: Hamlet (Waterwell). Off-Off Broadway: This Is The Color Described By The Time (New Georges), Fillx7 (The Flea Theater),Tear A Root from the Earth (New Ohio Theater), Alkestis (Connelly Theater), Fall River (Penguin Rep.), The Winter’s Tale (NYU), I Wasn’t Going to… (NYU), The Little Black Fish (Down Art Center). MFA: Lighting Design, NYU; MA: Theater Directing at Art University of Tehran, Iran.