(Production Manager) Frédéric has been a Director of Production, Production Manager, and Technical Director for over 300 productions and his capacity to lead and manage time-sensitive projects and multi-disciplinary teams has facilitated many cutting-edge multi-media projects and world premières. Frédéric has also been the resident Director of Production for Ensemble Parallèle & Festival Opera for many years and has recently collaborated with companies such as San Francisco World Music Festival, Liss Fain Dance, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Cutting Ball Theatre and Diablo Theatre Company. A native of France, Frédéric holds both a Masters in Theatre Production and an Executive MBA. His company Oaktown Productions provides management, design, production, and construction services for performing arts organizations since 2005.VISIT HIS SITE >
(Lighting Design) For over 25 years, Mr. Antaky has created and collaborated on both scenic and lighting designs for the performing arts including, Dance, Opera, Theater and Music. His extensive designs in the world of dance include many works for companies such as Liss Fain Dance Company, ODC Dance Company, Robert Moses Kin, and Lines Ballet among many others. Mr. Antaky has designed for over 30 major opera and symphony orchestra productions with companies that include Ensemble Parallele, Dallas Symphony, Festival Opera, Oakland Symphony, Cabrillo Music Festival, SF World Music Festival and the St. Lukes Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Mr. Antaky is a Seven-time nominee and four-time recipient of the Isadora Duncan award for outstanding visual design.VISIT HIS SITE >
(Rigging Design) Karl is a rigging designer and technician for theater, circus and dance performances and art exhibits. His extensive background in forest canopy biology, rock climbing, aerial performance and theatrical rigging gives him a creative approach to dynamic and kinetic rigging applications. Karl is also a multi-faceted artist with extensive experience performing with various dance and theater companies.VISIT HIS SITE >
(Set Design) Shrine is a renowned and beloved self-taught artist whose giving spirit and conscious, eco-friendly creativity have touched countless people from all over the world. He has painted thousands of interactive murals, art installations, cars, furniture, shoes, and wood-framed glass windows—and is a master designer and builder of large-scale temples made entirely from trash.
(Sculpture) Paolo is a multi-faceted artist who works at the collision of engineering, physics, philosophy and anthropology. For over a decade, he has been the chief design engineer for The Clock of the Long Now—an all-mechanical, monument-scale clock designed to last 10,000 years. He also designs kinetic sculptures and experiential art installations.VISIT HIS SITE >