John Iacovelli

Set Designer

John is an Emmy Award-winning artist who taught for many years in the MFA design program of the Department of Theatre and Dance at UC Davis. He has designed more than 200 productions at theaters across the nation, including the critically acclaimed, TONY-nominated Broadway revival of Peter Pan starring Cathy Rigby. John has designed for the Pasadena Playhouse, the American Conservatory Theatre, Mark Taper Forum, the Magic Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Old Globe Theatre, and South Coast Repertory, among others. The winner of the 2001 Bob Z Award for Lifetime Achievement in Set Design, presented by the LA Drama Critics Circle, John has also won a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, a Bay Area Drama Critics Circle Award and the Backstage West Garland Award, plus fourteen Drama-Logue Awards as well as receiving the 2012 NAACP Theatre Award for Best Set Design.