David J. Castellano (Production Director)
Mr. Castellano received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Production, Design and Technology from the University of Evansville’s School of Theatre and his Master of Fine Scenic and Costume Design Arts from Ohio University’s School of Theatre. This makes this his third season with Phoenix Opera as the Director of Productions.
David has designed sets and/or costumes for a variety if theatre companies around the country including: The LIDA Project, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Actors Theatre of Phoenix, City Attic Theatre, Stray Cat Theatre, Nearly Naked Theatre, William Ivey Long Studios, and Phoenix Opera. Some of his favorite productions include Little Shop of Horrors (Broadway and National Tour), 20th Century (Broadway), Doubt: A Parable, Marisol, Dog sees God, columbinus, Killer Joe, The Play about the Naked Guy, and the D word. David has three more productions this season before heading to New York to work with the Stella Adler Studio, The Play about the Naked Guy, 12th Night of the Living Dead, and Evil Dead, The Musical.