Our Team

Scott H. Schneider


Senior Production Manager

Production Manager for the Bronx Opera Company for 12 seasons. Other credits include The Preacher and The Shrink and An Error of the Moon (The Beckett Theatre), The Megile of Itzik Manger and KulturefestNYC (National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene), She Loves Me (Caramoor), Marie Galante (Opera Francais de New York), Darkling (American Opera Projects), and Joy (The Actors' Playhouse). Stage manager for opera and theatre Off Broadway, regional, and on tour. Design credits include lighting for Centenary Stage Company, dell’Arte Opera Ensemble, and Club Med International. Former treasurer Stage Managers’ Association; graduate Wesleyan University; Artistic Director Bad Dog Productions. 


Robert Signom III


Senior Production Manager

As Production Manager, he has worked for Signature Theatre, Gotham Chamber Opera, Aspen Opera Theatre Center, Ensemble Studio Theatre, HERE Arts Center, and New Jersey Performing Arts Center, as well as New Georges, Waterwell, and many others. As Stage Manager, he has called over fifty productions in New York, many regional operas and Off-Broadway and international tours. He has also worked with They Might Be Giants, The Klezmatics, and Frankie Valli.  Rob is on the Board of Directors of The Citizens’ Motorcar Company, America’s Packard Museum.  He is an Eagle Scout, a graduate of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, and a huge fan of sushi and upbeat jazz.  


Rome Brown


Head of Lighting, Audio, and Video

Rome is a Production Manager, Lighting Designer, Technical Director, and Production Electrician working in New York since 2004.  Favorite credits include The Drawer Boy (Soho Playhouse); Love and Human Remains (Peter J. Sharp Theater); The Old Man And The Old Moon (The Gym at Judson); Puffs (New World Stages). Rome, Scott, and Rob first worked together on Churchill (New World Stages), and have been collaborators ever since.  Rome thanks his family, Sean and Michelle, and ROoSC.     


Alissa Jaquin


Assistant Production Manager

Alissa is an Assistant Production Manager with a knack for Wardrobe & Costume Construction. Production Management credits include Charlie’s Waiting (Parity Productions), Sybarite5’s residency at the cell theatre, Savage Winter (American Opera Projects), The Truth Has Changed(International WOW), Rosé Mansion (3 Liter Productions). Wardrobe/Costume Credits include Actor’s Studio Drama School (Asst. Shop Manager), The Consul(Bronx Opera, Wardrobe Asst.), Words on the Street (HERE, Wardrobe Asst.) Alissa is proud to rep her hometown Syracuse, NY, and the Onondaga Nation, as well as the Department of Performing & Media Arts at Cornell University. 


Marcie Friedman


Production Stage Manager

Working primarily in opera, Marcie currently divides her time between New York City Opera and Tri Cities Opera. Marcie has stage managed for Opera Saratoga, Tri Cities Opera, Princeton Festival, Sarasota Opera, Central City Opera, Tulsa Opera, Opera Southwest, Gotham Chamber Opera. National Tours: Flamenco Vivo Carlotta Santana, The Acting Company and the Kennedy Center’s Nobody’s Perfect, a musical for children in American Sign Language. New York/Regional: Baltimore Center Stage, Westport Country Playhouse, Manhattan Theatre Club, Soho Rep, The Lake Theatre, Adirondack Theatre Festival, The Philadelphia Orchestra and Lincoln Center Out of Doors/Midsummer Night Swing. Marcie also works as an event production manager and is the associate production manager for the New Year's Eve in Times Square Webcast.


Rob Reese


Production Manager

Rob Reese has worked as a Production Manager for the Mint Theater Company, Classic Stage Company, Bay Street Theater, NYMF, and others.  He’s worked in various production capacities for The Wooster Group, Pilobolus Dance, The Public Theater, and various TV shows.  Rob is also a Director and Writer of plays, operas, musicals and is a member of the Indie Theater Hall of Fame.  Having done theater in dozens of countries on five continents, Rob is especially interested in gigs in South America and Antartica.