Design Teams

Rancho Viejo Design Team

DANE LAFFREY (Scenic Design). Playwrights Horizons: sets for Indian Summer, Iowa, The Christians. Broadway: set and costumes for Deaf West’s Spring Awakening, set for Fool for Love. Recent Off-Broadway: set and/or costumes for The Glory of the World (BAM Harvey), Cloud Nine (Atlantic), and work at Manhattan Theatre Club, Roundabout, Second Stage, Vineyard, Lincoln Center, MCC, Soho Rep., Rattlestick, Transport Group, many others. Regional work at Humana Festival, Mark Taper, Old Globe, Huntington, Goodspeed, Denver Center, Center Stage, Dallas Theatre Center, New York Stage & Film, others. International work: Tokyo, Oslo, Osaka, throughout Australia. Nominations for a Drama Desk Award and four Henry Hewes Awards. 

JESSICA PABST (Costume Design). Playwrights Horizons: A Life, Antlia Pneumatica, Marjorie Prime, The Qualms, Pocatello, Grand Concourse, The Whale (Lucille Lortel Award), Assistance. Broadway: The Heidi Chronicles. Recent New York: The Ruins of Civilization, By the Water, When We Were Young and Unafraid, Taking Care of Baby (MTC); Exit Strategy (Primary Stages); Her Requiem, Kill Floor (LCT3); King Liz (Second Stage); The Nether (MCC); I’m Gonna Pray for You So Hard (Atlantic); Fortress of Solitude (The Public); Buyer & Cellar (Barrow Street Theatre, national tour, Rattlestick). Clubbed Thumb Associate Artist.

MATT FREY (Lighting Design). Playwrights Horizons: A Life, Placebo, Grand Concourse, This, among others. Other Off-Broadway: All the Ways to Say I Love You (MCC), War (LCT3), Gloria (Vineyard), The Way We Get By (Second Stage), Buzzer (The Public); An Octoroon (Soho Rep. and TFANA), Generations (Soho Rep.). Regional: And No More Shall We Part (Williamstown), For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday (Humana Festival 2016 and Berkeley Rep), Wellesley Girl (Humana Festival 2016).

LEON ROTHENBERG (Sound Design). Playwrights Horizons debut. Select Broadway: Violet, The Realistic Joneses, The Nance (Tony Award), The Heiress, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone (Tony nomination). Other Off-Broadway: Second Stage, NYCC, MTC, Primary Stages, Tectonic, Women’s Project, The Public. Select regional: Huntington, A.C.T., Williamstown, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Merrimack Rep, Delaware Theatre Company, Portland Center Stage, Arena Stage, Seattle Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Old Globe, NYSF, Two River, Long Wharf, McCarter, North Shore, Theatre By The Sea. International: Cirque du Soleil, National Theatre of Cyprus, Dijon Festival.

KYLE GATES (Production Stage Manager). Playwrights Horizons: Indian Summer; Placebo; Fly By Night; Mr. Burns, a post-electric play; Assistance; Milk Like Sugar;Go Back To Where You Are; A Small Fire; Clybourne Park; This. Broadway: Fool for Love, The Country Girl, The Seafarer, Shining City. National Tour: Brooklyn. Other Off-Broadway: MTC, Atlantic Theater Company, Roundabout, Second Stage, Signature Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Soho Rep., The Public, and more. Kyle and his amazing wife Gudbjorg are proud new parents to Ari Helgi. Thank you Shane and Noah.

WILLIAM BERLONI (Animal Trainer). Playwrights Horizons debut. Broadway: Annie (all revivals), The Crucible, Living on Love, The Audience,Bullets Over Broadway, Lady Day…, A ChristmasStory, Legally Blonde, Camelot, Frankenstein, The First, Alice in Wonderland, Oliver!, Anything Goes, Nick and Nora, La Bete, The Wiz, The Wizard of Oz, Dinner at Eight, Chitty Chitty…, The Woman in White, Awake and Sing, The Lieutenant of Inishmore. TV: “From Wags to Riches with Bill Berloni,” “Peter Pan Live,” “The Wiz! Live.” 2011 Tony Honoree, 2014 Outer Critics Circle.