Joseph A. Burke is currently residing in Chicago where he specializes in theatrical lighting and projection design. As an artist, Joseph uses his design-eye to reinforce the story and performance, dedicated to the creation of the overall stage picture.

Joseph's work has been seen at:  A-squared Theatre Workshop, Case Western Reserve University, Chamber Opera Chicago, Cleveland’s Playhouse Square, Cleveland Public Theatre, Imagine Exhibitions Incorporated, Museum of Contemporary Art-Chicago, Northwestern University, The House Theatre of Chicago, The Poetry Foundation, Travesty Dance Group, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Spartan Theatre Company, and Writers' Theatre.