Neil Mazzella  
Neil Mazzella

President and Co-Founder (1980-Present)
Hudson Scenic Studio, Inc. 130 Fernbrook Street, Yonkers NY 10705
As an industry leader, Hudson Scenic Studio has provided custom fabrication, scenic decoration, and theatrical automation for over 400 Broadway as well as touring theatrical productions.  Hudson’s Major Broadway credits include; Hamilton, Aladdin, Matilda, The Producers, Mamma-Mia, The Lion King, Chicago, Les Miserables, Miss Saigon and Phantom of the Opera.  In 2008 Hudson provided the labor and scenic elements for the Papal Mass at Yankee Stadium.  The New Years Eve Ball that drops in Times Square was engineered and fabricated by Hudson.

President and Founder (2007-Present)
Hudson Theatrical Associates, LLC, 260 West 44th St., New York, NY 10036
Technical Supervisor for over 95 Broadway Productions and tours including Hamilton, Aladdin, and
The Audience

FACULTY POSITIONS
Graduate Studies in Technical Theatre - Yale School of Drama (1985-1990)
            Yale University, New Haven, CT
Graduate Studies in Technical Theater (1988-1991)
            Columbia University, New York, NY

AKNOWLEDGEMENTS
2007 – Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theater
2011 –  2016 Honorary Gold Card presented by TPU Local One
2013 – USITT Distinguished Award in Technical Excellence
2014 – Inside Broadway Beacon Award
2016 – Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters SUNY Oneonta.
Distinguished Alumni Awards from SUNY Oneonta and the Yale School of Drama

EDUCATION
Master of Fine Arts - Technical Production - 1978
            Yale School of Drama, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Bachelor of Arts - 1973                                                                                             
            State University of New York, Oneonta, NY

Affiliations
Chairman-Leadership Council – Yale School of Drama 2001 - 2012