Rebecca XhajankaScene Painting

Rebecca Xhajanka (“Jay-on-ka”), BFA candidate in Scenic Painting at The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University, is a scene painter and props artisan. Being a part of 15 collegiate productions developed Rebecca’s skills in a broad array including foam carving, texturing, trompe l’oeil, and upholstery. Material and project management were also key components of Rebecca’s education. Professionally, Rebecca worked at The Repertory Theatre St. Louis prop shop and costume shop for two years. She also gained experience with props at Opera Theatre of St. Louis during the 2019 season. After graduation, Rebecca is looking forward to working in props fabrication and scene painting in theater or film production. In her spare time, Rebecca fabricates art from found materials.