Takeshi is a theatrical set designer based in Los Angeles, California. His New York credits include work with the Public, Atlantic Theater Company, New York Theatre Workshop, Playwrights Horizons, Secod Stage, Vineyard, Barrow Street, The Play Company, Labyrinth, Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre. Regionally he has worked at Steppenwolf, Goodman, Center Theater Group, La Jolla Playhouse, Old Globe, Geffen Playhouse, Alley Theatre, American Players Theatre, Dallas Theatre Center, Resident Ensemble Theatre, Hartford Stage, Yale Repertory Theatre, and others. Takeshi has won an OBIE Award and has been nominated for Drama Desk, Ovation, and Barrymore Awards. He is an Assistant Professor at University of Southern California, School of Dramatic Arts.