BRITTON MAUK is a Pittsburgh-based scenic designer. He was profiled as a “Theatre Person to Watch” by AmericanTheatre.org. His design credits span musicals, straight plays, operas, and special events. Britton designs regularly for Pittsburgh Playhouse, where he earned rave reviews for shows such as Heads, Urinetown, Wig Out!, the world premiere of Old Man and the Sea, and many more. During his time as Resident Scenic Designer at Quantum Theatre, some of his favorite designs were Chickens in the Yard and The River. Britton has also designed for local companies Prime Stage, Pittsburgh Musical Theater, CLO Cabaret, Attack Theatre, and Opera Theatre of Pittsburgh, and for regional theatres Cardinal Stage in Bloomington, IN, Mixed Blood in Minneapolis, MN, CATCO in Columbus, OH, and West Virginia Public Theatre in Morgantown, WV. Britton earned a Master of Fine Arts in Scenic Design from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.F.A. in Scenic Design from California Institute of the Arts. He is a committee member for the USITT Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee, and enjoys co-coordinating and mentoring young theater makers as part of the USITT Gateway program.