Born and raised in London, UK, William Webster (they/them) started out working on the lighting crew for school productions while attending Eton College. By the end of their second year, William designed their first production, The Chase For The Golden Meteor, and continued designing in all three of Eton's performance spaces until graduation. 
They are currently a student at the University of Michigan in pursuit of a BFA in Theatre Design & Production with a concentration in lighting design and a BS in Microbiology. William is expected to graduate in April 2025. William's work at U of M spans from small intimate studio shows to larger-scale mainstage productions.