Takeshi Kata

Scenic Designer

Scenic Design, Hamlet

Takeshi is returning for the 19th season with APT where he has recently designed Cymbeline, Macbeth, Our Country’s Good, A View From the Bridge and Mary’s Wedding. Kata has designed over 200 theatrical productions including plays, musicals, operas and dance. Recent Projects include Until the Flood (Schaubühne, Berlin), Clyde's (Hayes-Broadway), Derren Brown: Secret (Cort-Broadway), Bug (Steppenwolf), Angels in America (Berkeley Rep), and Cambodian Rock Band. Takeshi has won an Obie and Jeff awards and has been nominated for Drama Desk, Ovation, San Francisco Critics Circle, TBA, Eliot Norton and Barrymore awards. He is an Associate Professor at University of Southern California, School of Dramatic Arts, and a proud father of 2 beautiful humans, Emma and Mina.

Member of United Scenic Artists