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Takeshi Kata

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Scenic Design[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Scenic Design
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Designer
 
[Chicago, 2013]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Scenic Design[Replacement]

[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Scenic Design

[Broadway, 2019]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Design

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Designer

[Chicago, 2013]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer

Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer


Takeshi Kata Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Scenic Design for a Play
Takeshi Kata, Clyde's
 
The Barrymore Awards - 2012 - Earl girls award for outstanding set design
Takeshi KataSkin of Our Teeth
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Set Design of a Musical
Takeshi Kata, Adding Machine
 
Obie Awards - 2008 - Set Design Gold Star
Takeshi Kata, Adding Machine

Takeshi Kata News

BWW Review: UNTIL THE FLOOD at Spoleto's Festival Hall Photo BWW Review: UNTIL THE FLOOD at Spoleto's Festival Hall
by Perry Tannenbaum - Jun 9, 2022

UNTIL THE FLOOD is an amazing, transformative theatre experience, a lesson for us all - including playwright Dael Orlandersmith, who researched it in Ferguson and St. Louis, Missouri.

COMPANY, SIX & More Win 2022 Drama Desk Awards - See the Full List! Photo COMPANY, SIX & More Win 2022 Drama Desk Awards - See the Full List!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Winners for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced today. See the full list here! This year’s Drama Desk Awards will take place at Sardi’s Restaurant on June 14th. See who was honored from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off Broadway.

SIX, KIMBERLY AKIMBO Lead Nominations for 2022 Drama Desk Awards Photo SIX, KIMBERLY AKIMBO Lead Nominations for 2022 Drama Desk Awards
by Nicole Rosky - May 16, 2022

Nominations for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced today, and the full list of nominees is available here as well as information on who was eligible.

MTC Announces Final Extension for PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Photo MTC Announces Final Extension for PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club¬†has announced a final extension for¬†Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Joshua Harmon¬†and directed by Tony Award winner¬†David Cromer. The world premiere will now play two additional weeks and must close Sunday, March 27 at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I.

PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Announces Extension Photo PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Announces Extension
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced that the world premiere of¬†Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Joshua Harmon¬†and directed by Tony Award winner¬†David Cromer, will now play through Sunday, March 13, at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).

Photos: Inside Opening Night of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club is presenting the world premiere of Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner Joshua Harmon and directed by Tony Award winner David Cromer. The production opened Tuesday, February 1 at New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Photo VIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 1, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs world premiere of¬†Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Joshua Harmon¬†and directed by Tony Award winner¬†David Cromer, opens tonight, Tuesday, February 1, at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).¬†

Photos: First Look at PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC at MTC Stage I Photo Photos: First Look at PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC at MTC Stage I
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner Joshua Harmon and directed by Tony Award winner David Cromer, begins performances tonight.

World Premiere PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Begins Performances Tonight Photo World Premiere PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs world premiere of¬†Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Joshua Harmon¬†and directed by Tony Award winner¬†David Cromer, begins performances tonight.¬†The production opens Tuesday, February 1 at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).

PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC at MTC Cancels Jan 11 & 12 Performances Photo PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC at MTC Cancels Jan 11 & 12 Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022

The performances of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC scheduled for January 11th and 12th have been canceled to allow for additional technical rehearsals.

Takeshi Kata Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC VideoVIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 1, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs world premiere of¬†Prayer for the French Republic, written by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Joshua Harmon¬†and directed by Tony Award winner¬†David Cromer, opens tonight, Tuesday, February 1, at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).¬†

Cast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8 VideoCast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2020

Signature Theatre today announced that the cast recording of its production of their acclaimed production of Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band, featuring songs by Dengue Fever, will be released on May 8 by Yellow Sound Label. The album will be produced by Michael Croiter and Matthias Winter.

BWW TV: Director Chay Yew Discusses The Importance of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND VideoBWW TV: Director Chay Yew Discusses The Importance of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 16, 2020

Check out a pre-rehearsal address from director Chay Yew as Lauren Yee's acclaimed play prepares for its Broadway premiere!

VIDEO: Current Broadway Star Derren Brown Performs on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN VideoVIDEO: Current Broadway Star Derren Brown Performs on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2019

Mentalist Derren Brown, who currently stars on Broadway in Derren Brown: Secret, stopped by Live with Kelly and Ryan on Monday to demonstrate some mind-blowing tricks with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest.

BWW TV: Watch Scenes from GLORIA's Chicago Premiere at Goodman Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2017

Gloria by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, is currently running through February 19, 2017, directed by Evan Cabnet, in its Chicago premiere at the Goodman Theatre, starring Kyle Beltran, Catherine Combs, Michael Crane, Jennifer Kim, Jeanine Serralles and Ryan Spahn. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Michael Weston, Jeannie Berlin and More in CTG's OTHER DESERT CITIES
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2012

Robert Egan directs the West Coast premiere of OTHER DESERT CITITES, which is currently running through January 6, 2013. Michael Weston joins Jon Robin Baitz, Jeannie Berlin, Robert Foxworth, Robin Weigert and JoBeth Williams. Check out highlights from the production below.

STAGE TUBE: Felicity Huffman, Ed Begley, Jr. and More Talk Opening Night of NOVEMBER at the Taper
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2012

Just in time for the 2012 election, David Mamet's "November" comes to the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. The show is currently running through November 4, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at opening night highlights below.

STAGE TUBE: Highlights of Ed Begley Jr, Felicity Huffman and More in Center Theatre/Mark Taper's NOVEMBER
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2012

Just in time for the 2012 election, David Mamet's "November" comes to the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. The show is currently running through November 4, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below. *Please note there is adult content contained in the footage.

STAGE TUBE: Ed Begley, Jr. in CTG's NOVEMBER Campaign Promo for 'Charles Smith'!
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2012

David Mamet's fiendishly funny comedy "November," is now playing at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum through November 4, 2012, with an official opening set for October 7. The cast features Ed Begley, Jr., Felicity Huffman and Rod McLachlan, as well as Gregory Cruz and Todd Weeks. Watch a re-election campaign promo for November's 'Charles Smith' below!

STAGE TUBE: SOME LOVERS Premieres at the Old Globe
by Sally Henry - Dec 12, 2011

In the video below, various production shots from The Old Globe's premiere production of SOME LOVERS are set to the musical's song, 'Every Other Hour.'


Takeshi Kata Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Takeshi Kata been nominated for?
Outstanding Scenic Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Clyde's , Earl girls award for outstanding set design (The Barrymore Awards) for Skin of Our Teeth Outstanding Set Design of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Adding Machine and Set Design (Obie Awards) for Adding Machine .

What awards has Takeshi Kata won?
Set Design (Obie Awards) for Adding Machine.