TECHnically Speaking: 2021 YDMT Series Feat. Scenic & Costume Designer Christian Fleming

March 31, 2021


2021 YDMT Award Winner Christian Fleming TECHnically Speaking Podcast Graphic

We're kicking off our 2021 YDMT Award Winner podcast series with USITT Scene Design Award Sponsored by Rose Brand Winner, Christian Fleming. Christian is a freelance scenic and costume designer based in Manhattan. He holds an MFA in Scenic Design from Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama and recently had his work showcased at Design Showcase West at UCLA. 

In this episode, we discussed his award win, what inspires him as a designer, his creative process, how he's navigated his new career in the industry during the Pandemic, and much more.

If you’d like to keep up with Christian and his work, you can visit his website at

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