John, a graduate of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, has been the exclusive Set and Illusion co-designer for the magician Criss Angel since 1993, collaborating on six seasons of MINDFREAK for A&E totaling over 100 episodes, as well as three television specials; MINDFREAK for ABC Family, SuperNatural for The Sci-Fi Channel, and Mr. Marick vs. Criss Angel for Tokyo Broadcasting. MINDFREAK was also an off-Broadway production that ran for over a year with nearly 600 performances at the WWF Underground Theatre in Times Square. John is also credited as the Director of Illusions at Criss Angel Believe produced by Cirque du Soleil at the Luxor Hotel and Casino. In New York he is currently the resident designer for Dicapo Opera where he has created over ninety productions since 1992. He has also designed for regional theaters through the US, Radio City Music Hall productions, and was the art director for America’s Got Talent Live, and many other television productions.