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Shelby Thach

Second-year MFA Design Student


Shelby Thach is a second-year MFA student from San Gabriel, California. She received her BA in Drama with Honors in Lighting Design and Technology from the University of California, Irvine. Throughout her undergraduate and freelance careers, Shelby has worked on a variety of shows, ranging from plays, musicals, and dance concerts. UC San Diego credits: Trojan Women: A Version (LD), winterWorks '21 (LD), As You Like It (LD), Letters from Cuba (ALD). Other select credits: The Garden (ALD, La Jolla Playhouse), Where the Mountain Meets the Moon (ALD, South Coast Repertory), The Diary of Anne Frank (LD, Crean Lutheran HS), I Love You So Much, Squeeze Me to Death (LD, Bootleg Theater/Wisdome LA), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (LD, UCI).

UC San Diego credits

Trojan Women: A Version

winterWorks '21

As You Like It

Letters From Cuba (ALD)


BA in Drama with Honors in Lighting Design and Technology, UC Irvine