Mr. Shaw holds a B.A. in music, speech and theatre from Heidleberg College, an M.A. in theatre from Bowling Green State University, and an M.F.A. in design from Northwestern University. He has worked as a set, lighting, and costume designer for such theatres as: Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati, Artreach Touring Theatre, Charlotte Repertory Theatre, and the Children's Theatre of Charlotte. Mr. Shaw has designed a great number of world premieres. Mr. Shaw is currently the Production Manager and Stage Manger for the Cincinnati Men’s Chorus. Mr. Shaw has designed scenery for a variety of shows at Northern. He is currently Northern Kentucky University’s School of the Arts Associate Director.