Davd Rockwell
(© Joseph Marzullo/WENN)
Davd Rockwell
(© Joseph Marzullo/WENN)
92Y Tribeca will present A Conversation With David Rockwell on Wednesday April 4 at 12pm. He will discuss his inspirations, influences, and challenges.

Rockwell is founder and CEO of the design and architecture firm Rockwell Group, which has designed numerous hotels, restaurants, and public spaces.

He has also designed the sets for numerous shows including CQ/CX, Hairspray, Elf, Legally Blonde, All Shook Up, and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. He is currently designing Kinky Boots, which will have a pre-Broadway engagement later this year in Chicago, and will produce and design the sets for the upcoming Broadway musical Houdini, starring Hugh Jackman.

In addition, Rockwell designed the sets for the 2009 and 2010 Academy Awards, winning an Emmy Award for the latter and an Emmy nomination for the former.

For more information and tickets to A Conversation with David Rockwell, click here.