Design Teams

Mankind Design Team

CLINT RAMOS (Scenic Designer). Playwrights Horizons: sets and/or costumes for Bella, After the Revolution, Bootycandy, Familiar. With Robert O’Hara: Barbecue, A Raisin in the Sun, Five Guys Named Moe, Wild With Happy. Broadway: sets and/or costumes for Once On This Island, Six Degrees…, Sunday in the Park…, In Transit, Eclipsed, The Elephant Man (also West End), Violet. Other Off-Broadway: Torch Song, Here Lies Love (also London), Sweet Charity, Kid Victory, Appropriate, many others. Over 200 regional/international credits. Encores! Off-Center series. Awards: Tony, Obie (Sustained Excellence), two ATW Henry Hewes, three Lortels, TDF Irene Sharraf Young Master, Helen Hayes. @clintramos

DEDE M. AYITE (Costume Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella. Other Off-Broadway: School Girls (MCC); Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train (Signature); The Royale (LCT); Tell Hector I Miss Him, Marie and Rosetta (Atlantic); Ugly Lies the Bone (Roundabout); brownsville song (b-side for tray) (LCT3); Twelfth Night, ToasT (The Public). Regionally Ms. Ayite’s work has been seen at California Shakespeare, La Jolla, Berkeley Rep, Baltimore Center Stage, Arena Stage, Steppenwolf, Cleveland Play House, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Signature Theatre, McCarter Theatre, Denver Theatre Center, Berkshire Theatre. TV: Comedy Central, Fox Shortcoms (FOX Network), COPPER Project (Improv Everywhere/BBC America). Awards: Helen Hayes, Theatre Bay Area, and Jeff Awards. MFA: Yale School of Drama.

ALEX JAINCHILL (Lighting Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella (Associate Design), Bootycandy (Associate Design). Broadway: Significant Other (Associate Design), Old Times (Associate Design). Other Off-Broadway: Crude (Ars Nova/Black Lab); ADA, All We Have Left (La MaMa); Campfire (Lincoln Center Education/Trusty Sidekick); Blossom (Dixon Place Residency). Regional: Arena Stage, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Cleveland Play House, Denver Center.

LINDSAY JONES (Original Music and Sound Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella, Bootycandy, The Burnt Part Boys. Broadway: Bronx Bombers, A Time to Kill. Other Off-Broadway: Privacy (The Public), Mr. Joy (LCT3), Top Secret (NYTW), many others. Regional: Guthrie, Alliance, Goodman, ACT, many others. International: Stratford Festival (Canada), Royal Shakespeare Company (England). Awards: seven Joseph Jefferson Awards (24 nominations), two Ovation Awards (three nominations), LA Drama Critics Circle Award, three Drama Desk Award nominations, two Helen Hayes nominations. Film scoring: A Note of Triumph for HBO Films (Academy Award winner, Best Documentary).

JEFF SUGG (Video Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella. Broadway: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sweat, Bring It On, 33 Variations. Other Off-Broadway: Articles of Faith (Kitchen), The Layover (Second Stage), Fortress of Solitude (The Public), An Octoroon (Soho Rep.), Tribes (Barrow Street), Slug Bearers of Kayrol Island (The Vineyard). Music: Anthracite Fields (Julia Wolfe’s Pulitzer Prize–winning composition), Prince’s final appearance on “Saturday Night Live.” Awards: Lortel, Obie, Bessie, two Henry Hewes Design Awards.

J. JARED JANAS (Hair, Wig, and Makeup Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella. Broadway: Bandstand, Indecent, Sunset Boulevard, The Visit, The Real Thing, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, Peter and the Starcatcher, All About Me, Next to Normal. Other Off-Broadway: Venus (Signature); The Liar, Dead Poets Society (CSC); Yours Unfaithfully (Mint, Drama Desk Award nomination); This Day Forward (Vineyard). TV: “30 Rock,” “Gotham,” “Mozart in the Jungle,” “Master of None.”

DAVE BOVA (Hair, Wig, and Makeup Designer). Playwrights Horizons: Bella, Bootycandy. Hair designer: M. Butterfly (Broadway). Hair and makeup designer: Sunset Boulevard, Bandstand, Indecent, Violet, The Real Thing (Broadway); Little Miss Sunshine, Here Lies Love, Buried Child, Pericles, My Name is Asher Lev, Good Person of Szechwan, Romeo and Juliet (Off-Broadway); Marie Antoinette (Steppenwolf); An Octoroon, Hamlet (Wilma); Glimmerglass Opera 2016- 17; Central City Opera 2012-15; Bard SummerScape 2014-17. 

ERIN GIOIA ALBRECHT (Production Stage Manager). Playwrights Horizons: Bella, A Life, Men On Boats, Marjorie Prime, The Christians. Broadway: Bullets Over Broadway, Matilda, Bronx Bombers, Hands on a Hardbody. Other Off-Broadway: Charm, Punk Rock, The Village Bike, The Third Story (MCC); Sundown, Yellow Moon (Ars Nova/WP Theater); Red Speedo (NYTW); Abundance (TACT); Venice (The Public); Bronx Bombers (Primary Stages). Regional: multiple productions at The Old Globe and La Jolla Playhouse, most recently the development of John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons. MFA: UC San Diego.