Schuler Shook is an internationally recognized design firm that has earned a reputation for Theatre Planning and Architectural Lighting Design. Our work ranges from epic to intimate, transcendent to practical, and across all project types on nearly every continent. What unites our work in these two disciplines is a collaborative spirit and a commitment to compelling, innovative and sensitive designs distinctly and masterfully tailored to the needs of the project. Learn more


At Schuler Shook, we believe that our designs contribute to a better world. We hold Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as essential values in our practice.

Growth in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion creates a wide span of thought, breadth of participation, and shared rewards among our team. We want to recognize and engage with people of all identities, abilities, and socioeconomic positions. Read about equity in our practice here.


Palace Theatre 4

Todd Hensley of Schuler Shook and Payam Ashtiani of Aercoustics Engineering examine design considerations as the entertainment industry looks to a pandemic-informed future.

Christopher Sprague 4 C4 A5740rev

Schuler Shook announces the promotion of Christopher Sprague, ASTC, to Principal

2 Buddy Holly Hall Helen De Vitt Jones Theater

Venue Now shares with you the new Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences.