Production Design

Rob has been a Production Designer for Live Entertainment for over 15 years and his work has been seen by millions of people worldwide, earning him an Emmy nomination. He, along with his partner, Anita La Scala, cofounded ARDA Studio, Inc, which provides production design and concepts for large scale international spectacles as well as countless theatrical presentations of all sizes throughout the United States and abroad. Highlights include collaborating on the design concept for the Baku 2015 European Games Opening Ceremony in Azerbaijan and leading the production design team of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Opening Ceremony, and the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games Closing Ceremony at the Rogers Centre, featuring the musical talents of Kanye West, Pitbull and Serena Ryder. Recent credits include; Curvy Widow at Westside Arts Theatre in New York; Magic Mike Live, Brian Henson’s Puppet Up! and, Human Nature’s Jukebox, at the Hard Rock and Venetian and Hotels in Las Vegas, as well as Frankie Moreno Under the Influence and Paul Zerdin Mouthing Off,  both at the Planet Hollywood Hotel Las Vegas. See for more.