Babylon Podcast #11: Interview with John Iacovelli

Babylon Podcast #11: Interview with John Iacovelli

Tim, Summer and Jeffrey chat with the man mostly responsible for the look we all came to know and love aboutBabylon 5, production designer John Iacovelli.

John tells us in detail what a production designer does, and tells us about all the other people who helped him get the look. He also shares his experiences on Babylon 5 from the pilot through the spinoffs, including memories of last-minute bootstrapping to get things done...

Casablanca The Dance

Casablanca The Dance

John Clifford choreographer. Ballet guest artist from ABT, Broadway, and Europe, as well as the Los Angeles Dance Theater...

Set Designer John Iacovelli discusses Noises Off

Set Designer John Iacovelli discusses Noises Off

Michael Frayns hilarious backstage farce, NOISES OFF, follows an acting troupe as they stumble from bumbling dress rehearsal to disastrous closing night. CAST: Nancy Bell (Belinda Blair), Bill Brochtrup (Garry Lejeune), Kandis Chappell (Dotty Otley), Winslow Corbett (Poppy Norton-Taylor), Kaleo Griffith (Lloyd Dallas), Brian Hostenske (Tim Allgood), Timothy Landfield (Frederick Fellowes), Jennifer Lyon (Brooke Ashton) and Nick Ullett (Selsdon Mowbray)...

IMDB: John Iacovelli

IMDB: John Iacovelli

John Iacovelli is a production designer and art director, known for Babylon 5 (1994),Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993) and Babylon 5: In the Beginning (1998)...

The Art of Design: John Iacovelli Makes the Scene

The Art of Design: John Iacovelli Makes the Scene

No theatrical scenic designer is likely to attract a bigger crowd in greater Los Angeles this week than John Iacovelli.

His Joe Turner’s Come and Gone closes June 9 at the Mark Taper Forum. His Sleepless in Seattle runs through June 23 at the Pasadena Playhouse. Iacovelli’s designs can also be seen in The Boomerang Effect at the Zephyr Theatre and in We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915 at Joe Stern’sMatrix Theatre Company, two blocks from the Zephyr. Both open on Saturday.

Remembering Babylon 5

Remembering Babylon 5

In his production offices at the new Television Academy office building in North Hollywood, Joe Straczynski had just told a few people the ending of his new science fiction series. For the next seven years, the five of us in that room were the only people who knew what the ending of Babylon 5 would be...

Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

The press has acclaimed the revival of Kiss Me Kate at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, CA, with stellar notices for the sets by scenic designer John Iacovelli (with costumes by David K. Mickelsen, lighting by Jared A. Sayeg, and sound by Jon Gottlieb)...