92Y Tribeca to Present A Conversation with David Rockwell
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.