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Riccardo Hernandez

 
Bio:
Vineyard, La Jolla Playhouse and Yale Rep productions of Indecent. Broadway: The Gin Game; The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess; The People in the Picture; Caroline, or Change (also Royal National Theater, London); Elaine Stritch: At Liberty (also National Tour, Old Vic London); Topdog/Underdog (Royal ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Vineyard, La Jolla Playhouse and Yale Rep productions of Indecent. Broadway: The Gin Game; The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess; The People in the Picture; Caroline, or Change (also Royal National Theater, London); Elaine Stritch: At Liberty (also National Tour, Old Vic London); Topdog/Underdog (Royal ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2021]
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[West End, 2021]
Set Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Broadway, 2019]
Set Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Boston, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Set Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Set Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
Costume and Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Scenic Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2002]
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[Off-Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Off-Broadway, 2000]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Broadway, 1998]
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[Off-Broadway, 1998]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Broadway, 1996]
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[Off-Broadway, 1996]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2020]
Scenic Designer

Photos

Riccardo Hernandez and Lileana Blain-Cruz Photo

Riccardo Hernandez and Lileana Blain-Cruz

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Date:
05/23/2017
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Riccardo Hernandez

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Date:
05/23/2017
Lucas Hnath and Riccardo Hernandez Photo

Lucas Hnath and Riccardo Hernandez

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Date:
06/06/2016

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2021]
Scenic Designer

[West End, 2021]
Set Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Set Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Set Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Scenic Designer

[Boston, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Set Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
Costume and Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Scenic Design

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Off-Broadway, 2000]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Broadway, 1998]
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[Off-Broadway, 1998]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Broadway, 1996]
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[Off-Broadway, 1996]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2020]
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Riccardo Hernandez Biography

Vineyard, La Jolla Playhouse and Yale Rep productions of Indecent. Broadway: The Gin Game; The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess; The People in the Picture; Caroline, or Change (also Royal National Theater, London); Elaine Stritch: At Liberty (also National Tour, Old Vic London); Topdog/Underdog (Royal Court); Bells Are Ringing; Parade (directed by Hal Prince; Tony and Drama Desk nominations); Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk (also National Tour, Japan) and The Tempest. Recent: Grounded directed by Julie Taymor, The Library directed by Steven Soderbergh (The Public); La Mouette (Cour d'Honneur, Palais des Papes, Avignon Festival); Abigail's Party (Oslo National Theatre); The Dead (The Abbey Theatre); King Lear (TFANA). He has designed over 200 productions in the U.S. and internationally. Faculty: SUNY Purchase.

Riccardo Hernandez Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Riccardo Hernandez, Jagged Little Pill
 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Design Gold Star
Riccardo HernandezSustained Excellence of Set Design
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Set Design for a Play
Riccardo HernandezRed Speedo
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Set Design, Resident Production
Riccardo HernandezPullman Porter Blues
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Set Design - Musical Gold Star
Riccardo Hernandez, Radiant Baby

Riccardo Hernandez News

Dillon Klena, Lauren Chanel, Jade McLeod, Chris Hoch & More Join JAGGED LITTLE PILL T Photo Dillon Klena, Lauren Chanel, Jade McLeod, Chris Hoch & More Join JAGGED LITTLE PILL Tour; Full Cast Announced
by BWW Staff - Aug 2, 2022

Full casting has been announced for the national tour of Jagged Little Pill which will have its premiere September 6th in Las Vegas at Reynolds Hall. The full cast includes Heidi Blickenstaff (Mary Jane Healy), Lauren Chanel (Frankie), Chris Hoch (Steve), Dillon Klena (Nick), Jade Mcleod (Jo), Allison Sheppard (Bella), Rishi Golani (Phoenix), and more.

Heidi Blickenstaff Will Star in JAGGED LITTLE PILL National Tour
 Photo Heidi Blickenstaff Will Star in JAGGED LITTLE PILL National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Broadway veteran Heidi Blickenstaff will lead the North American Tour of the Tony and Grammy award-winning musical Jagged Little Pill in the role of Mary Jane Healy.

Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cent Photo Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

JAGGED LITTLE PILL National Tour to Launch in Louisville in August Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL National Tour to Launch in Louisville in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2022

PNC Broadway in Louisville, in partnership with Kentucky Performing Arts, announced the upcoming Louisville premiere of JAGGED LITTLE PILL at the Kentucky Center. Find out when and how to get tickets.

VIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production  Photo VIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Jul 11, 2022

Get a first look at the pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka. Watch all new video highlights from the production at La Jolla Playhouse!

Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On Pre-Broadway LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse Photo Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On Pre-Broadway LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse
by Review Roundups - Jun 30, 2022

What did the critics think? La Jolla Playhouse's pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka

Listen: Amber Iman Sings 'Stay' From the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA Photo Listen: Amber Iman Sings 'Stay' From the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2022

Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, has just released its third single, ‚ÄúStay‚ÄĚ performed by Amber Iman with lyrics by Carson Kreitzer, music by Matt Gould, orchestrations by Cian McCarthy, music supervised, arranged, and conducted by Remy Kurs. Listen here!

Photos: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production Photo Photos: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 27, 2022

On the heels of its West Coast premiere, the pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, has just released the very first production photos for the highly anticipated production. See the photos here!

Listen: George Abud Sings 'Perfection' From New Musical LEMPICKA Photo Listen: George Abud Sings 'Perfection' From New Musical LEMPICKA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2022

Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, has just released its second single, ‚ÄúPerfection‚ÄĚ performed by George Abud with lyrics by Carson Kreitzer, music by Matt Gould, and orchestrations by Cian McCarthy. Listen here!¬†

LISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA Photo LISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

The first song from the upcoming Original Cast Recording of the musical Lempicka has been released. Listen as Eden Espinosa sings 'Woman Is'!

Riccardo Hernandez Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production  VideoVIDEO: First Look at Eden Espinosa, Amber Iman & More in the Pre-Broadway Production of LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Jul 11, 2022

Get a first look at the pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka. Watch all new video highlights from the production at La Jolla Playhouse!

LISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA VideoLISTEN: Eden Espinosa Sings 'Woman Is' From the Original Cast Recording of LEMPICKA
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

The first song from the upcoming Original Cast Recording of the musical Lempicka has been released. Listen as Eden Espinosa sings 'Woman Is'!

VIDEO: Matthew Polenzani Sings 'O Mio Rimorso!' from Canadian Opera Company's LA TRAV VideoVIDEO: Matthew Polenzani Sings 'O Mio Rimorso!' from Canadian Opera Company's LA TRAVIATA
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2022

Watch below as Tenor Matthew Polenzani (making his COC debut) sings Alfredo's Act II cabaletta, 'O mio rimorso!' from Verdi's LA TRAVIATA.

VIDEO: Audra McDonald is Excited to Return to Broadway in FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE C VideoVIDEO: Audra McDonald is Excited to Return to Broadway in FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2019

On this morning's episode of TODAY on NBC, Audra McDonald stopped by to talk about the latest season of the CBS All Access series she stars in, 'The Good Fight.' During the interview, she talked about how she'd love to have a musical episode of the series, but that she's gotten to sing on the series. Al Roker then went to ask McDonald about her upcoming return to Broadway in FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE. McDonald tells TODAY that she is 'very excited to do that.'

VIDEO: Get A First Look at DETROIT '67 at Hartford Stage VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at DETROIT '67 at Hartford Stage
by Alan Henry - Feb 11, 2019

Hartford Stage announced today the cast and creative team for Dominique Morisseau's Detroit '67. The powerful drama, produced in association with the McCarter Theatre Center, will perform at Hartford Stage Thursday, February 14, through Sunday, March 10.

BWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Public's MLIMA'S TALE VideoBWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Public's MLIMA'S TALE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 13, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a new video preview of MLIMA'S TALE, now on stage at the Public. Watch below!

VIDEO: Playwright Claudia Rankine Discusses THE WHITE CARD at A.R.T. VideoVIDEO: Playwright Claudia Rankine Discusses THE WHITE CARD at A.R.T.
by Alan Henry - Mar 13, 2018

In the video below, Playwright Claudia Rankine discusses themes found in her new play, 'The White Card,' playing February, 24 - April 1, 2018 at the American Repertory Theater in Boston!

BWW TV: Joshua Harmon's ADMISSIONS Makes the Grade at Lincoln Center VideoBWW TV: Joshua Harmon's ADMISSIONS Makes the Grade at Lincoln Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 12, 2018

ADMISSIONS opens this evening, Monday, March 12 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). Ben Edelman, Andrew Garman, Jessica Hecht, Ann McDonough, and Sally Murphy star in this new play by Joshua Harmon, directed by Daniel Aukin. Check out highlights from the play below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from OEDIPUS EL REY at The Public Theater VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from OEDIPUS EL REY at The Public Theater
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 24, 2017

The Public Theater's Oedipus El Rey, written by Luis Alfaro and directed by Chay Yew, is being presented in collaboration with The Sol Project, running through Sunday, December 3 with an official opening tonight, October 24. Check out highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from OBJECTS IN THE MIRROR at Goodman Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 4, 2017

The world premiere of Objects in the Mirror, which was developed through the Goodman's New Stages Festival, appears now through June 4 (opening night is May 8) in the 856-seat Albert Theatre. Click below to watch highlights from the production!


Riccardo Hernandez Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Riccardo Hernandez been nominated for?
Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Jagged Little Pill , Design (Obie Awards) for Sustained Excellence of Set Design , Outstanding Set Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Red Speedo Outstanding Set Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Pullman Porter Blues and Outstanding Set Design - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Radiant Baby .

What awards has Riccardo Hernandez won?
Design (Obie Awards) for Sustained Excellence of Set Designand Outstanding Set Design - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Radiant Baby.