Samantha Figueira is an east coast based Production Designer, Art Director and Prop Designer currently working out of NYC. Her recent work as the Associate Art Director with the hidden camera television show, Tr!cked, is airing now and can be seen on The Disney Channel and BYUTV. Another series, The Big Fib, is set to air on Disney + in 2020 and Drew, the recently order Drew Barrymore talk show is set to film in fall 2020.
Before working in television, Samantha was the Associate Prop Master for the Off-Broadway powerhouse production of Sleep No More for 5 years. She then went on to co create, design and produce a multi-media, interactive art exhibition titled You Are Here, which toured several major cities across the United States.
Her work with The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart has been recognized as a Critic's Pick from the New York Times and her design contributions for the short films The Revenge of Scooter and Charm City Rumpus have won Best Short Film in the Miami Int'l Science Fiction Film Festival and was an Official Selection in the LA Int'l Family Film Festival, respectively.
Samantha also helps to educate young designers with the celebrated company, Moonlit Wings Productions. She has been the technical director and a creative consultant for MWP for 10 + years, which has workshopped & produced over 55 world-premiere stage productions for young artists.
I have been in the industry since 2011.