These are examples of work Nikolas R Serrano has done while in an Assistant or Associate Set Design position, designers are notated with each piece.


Lucha Teotl
Theatre: The Goodman Theatre in Chicago, IL
July, 2023
Scene Designer: Anna Louizos
Studio Assistant: Nikolas Serrano
1/4" Model Built and Painted By: Nikolas Serrano

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Lucha Teotl 1/4" Model
Lucha Teotl 1/4" Model
Lucha Teotl 1/4" Model
Lucha Teotl 1/4" Model
Wrestling Ring Model Piece (In Progress)
Wrestling Ring Model Piece (In Progress)
Aztec Temple (In Progress)
Aztec Temple (In Progress)
Lucha Teotl Show Photo
Lucha Teotl Show Photo
Lucha Teotl Show Photo
Lucha Teotl Show Photo
Cabin Piece Closed
Cabin Piece Closed
Cabin Piece Open
Cabin Piece Open
Booth Pieces
Booth Pieces
Treehouse Piece
Treehouse Piece



Emmet Otter Jugband Christmas (tour)
Producing Company: Jim Henson Company, NY
June, 2023
Scene Designer: Anna Louizos
Studio Assistant: Nikolas Serrano
1/4" Scale Pieces Built and Painted By: Nikolas Serrano



Twelfth Night
Theatre: The Public Theater, NY
May, 2022
Scene Designer: Romello Huins
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano
3D Model Built By: Nikolas Serrano






Lambs to Slaughter
Off-Broadway
Theatre: The Negro Ensemble Company, NY
May, 2022
Scene Designer: Romello Huins
3D Model Built By: Nikolas Serrano

Sweeney Todd
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
November, 2022
Scene Designer: Sarah Webster
Assistant Scene Designer: Nikolas Serrano
Show Photos by: Gisela Estrada

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Mrs. Lovett's Apartment Initial Sketch
Mrs. Lovett's Apartment Initial Sketch
Mrs. Lovett's Prep Table Initial Sketch
Mrs. Lovett's Prep Table Initial Sketch
Hidden Harmonium Initial Sketch
Hidden Harmonium Initial Sketch
Sweeney Todd
Design for Mrs.Lovett's Prep Table
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
November, 2022
Scene Designer: Sarah Webster
Table Designed by: Nikolas Serrano
Show Photos by: Gisela Estrada
"Worst Pies in London"
"Worst Pies in London"
Mrs. Lovett's Prep Table
Mrs. Lovett's Prep Table
Mrs. Lovett's Parlor Wagon
Mrs. Lovett's Parlor Wagon
Sweeney Todd
Design for Mrs.Lovett's Parlor
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
November, 2022
Scene Designer: Sarah Webster
Parlor Designed by: Nikolas Serrano
Show Photos by: Gisela Estrada
Mrs. Lovett's Parlor Wagon
Mrs. Lovett's Parlor Wagon
"By the Sea"
"By the Sea"
Sweeney Todd
Design for Harmonium
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
November, 2022
Scene Designer: Sarah Webster
Harmonium Designed by: Nikolas Serrano
Show Photos by: Gisela Estrada
Hidden Harmonium
Hidden Harmonium
Hidden Harmonium
Hidden Harmonium

Sweeney Todd 1/4" Model
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
November, 2022
Faculty Advisor: Eduardo Sicangco
Scene Designer: Sarah Webster
Associate Scene Designer: Mrinali Thanwani
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano
Furniture Pieces Built and Painted by Nikolas Serrano

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Sweeney Todd 1/4" Model
Sweeney Todd 1/4" Model
Sweeney's Chair Model Piece
Sweeney's Chair Model Piece
Sweeney Todd 1/4" Model
Sweeney Todd 1/4" Model


Indecent
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
October, 2021
Faculty Advisor: John Coyne
Scene Designer: Leo Murphy
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano & Audrey Harms​​​​​​​

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Indecent Show Photo
Indecent Show Photo

Indecent Final Model Pieces
Scale: 1/4" = 1'- 0"
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
October, 2021
Faculty Advisor: John Coyne
Scene Designer: Leo Murphy
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano & Audrey Harms
Chairs and Clothes Lines built and painted by Nikolas Serrano

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Indecent 1/4" Model
Indecent 1/4" Model

Indecent White Model
Scale: 1/4" = 1'- 0"
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
October, 2021
Advisor: John Coyne
Scene Designer: Leo Murphy
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano & Audrey Harms
Large Archway, Upstage Wall, Chairs, and Clothes
Lines Constructed by Nikolas Serrano

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Indecent 1/4" White Model
Indecent 1/4" White Model
Indecent Model Piece
Indecent Model Piece
Indecent Model Piece
Indecent Model Piece
Indecent Model Piece (In Progress)
Indecent Model Piece (In Progress)
Indecent Model Piece (In Progress)
Indecent Model Piece (In Progress)
Indecent Model Piece
Indecent Model Piece


Indecent Paint Elevation Pieces
Scale: 3/8" = 1'- 0"
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
October, 2021
Advisor: John Coyne
Scene Designer: Leo Murphy
Assistant Scene Designers: Nikolas Serrano & Audrey Harms
Built by Nikolas Serrano, Painted by Leo Murphy

3/8" Paint Elevation Pieces
3/8" Paint Elevation Pieces
3D Vectorworks Rendering
3D Vectorworks Rendering


First Lady 3D Vectorworks Model Example
Theatre: University of North Carolina School of the Arts (Class Work)
Designed By: John Coyne
Professor: Yoon Bae
3D Model Drafted By: Nikolas Serrano


Book of Lucy
Theatre: Brown Trinity Repertory Theatre, RI
January, 2023
Scene Designer: Romello Huins
3D Model Built By: Nikolas Serrano
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