Brett J. Banakis is a set designer for theatre and live performance based in Brooklyn, New York. Brett is excited to continue his long-term professional collaboration with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Set Designer, Christine Jones. Co-designs with Christine include The Cher Show (Broadway); Close To You (West End); What’s It All About? (NYTW) and Whorl Inside a Loop (Second Stage). Brett’s recent NY credits include Big Love (Signature Theater, Lortel and Hewes Nominations); Renascence (Transport Group) andGhost Light (LCT3). As Associate Set Designer: The Glass Menagerie,Old Times, Doctor Zhivago, The Last Ship, If/Then, Hands on a Hardbody and Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (all on Broadway);Let the Right One In (National Theatre of Scotland) as well as Rigolettoand La Traviata (Metropolitan Opera, NY).