Reiko Huffman is a Scenic Designer currently located and originally from San Diego, CA. Earlier in Reiko's career, Reiko gained experience working as a freelance Scenic Charge and Scenic Designer for local theatres such as Theater Schmeater, Washington Ensemble Theatre, ArtsWest, New Century Theatre Company, Freehold Theatre, and Book-It Repertory Theatre in Seattle, Washington. Reiko also continued to gain design and technical experience holding positions such as Resident Scenic Charge and Ensemble Member for Washington Ensemble Theatre, Resident Scenic Designer for Theater Schmeater, and Associate Venue Manager/Technical Director of West of Lenin in Fremont, Washington. As a Scenic Designer, Reiko explores intensive and emotionally propelled design. She embraces unconventional prospectives of stories in order to illustrate the complex narratives that lie beneath human words and actions.
Currently, at San Diego State University earning her MFA, Reiko has been awarded the Graduate Student Fellowship Award and has designed on campus, MOXIE theatre in San Diego, assisted at Cygnet Theatre in Old Town, and worked at The Old Globe theatre in Balboa Park.