John Bondi is a scenic designer from Jacksonville FL. Recent work includes the world premieres of YELL by Jeremy O’harris, Pivot by Alex Lubischere and Locust by Chris Nunez. His last New York project was Theatre For War’s Antigone In Ferguson at Harlem Stages. Prior to Yale he taught Design and technical theatre at the Lavilla School for the arts. He continued to work as an educator in the New Haven community by serving as Technical Director (2017) and Scenic Designer (2018) for the Dwight Edgewood project, helping young playwrights develop new work. John Holds A BA from Fordham University in history and an MFA in design from YSD. He has been named as a finalist for Opera America’s 2019 Director-Designer Showcase for his work with Shadi Ghaheri on Tosca.