our team

Xavier Rubiano   •   Casting Director

Xavier Rubiano is the Casting Director for The Radium Girls. He is also the Casting Apprentice for Joy Dewing Casting.  Xavier has been working in casting since fall of 2011 when he started interning at Clemmons/Dewing Casting.

He is a graduate of The American Musical & Dramatic Academy where he received his BFA in Musical Theater in Los Angeles, CA.  Xavier also attended Frank Sinatra School of the Arts as a Dance Major, located in Astoria, Queens.

He is also an actor and a house manager for The Public Theater.  He is very excited to be a part of a company filled with such strong and positive female voices.

James McSweeney   •   Set Designer

James McSweeney is a freelance Scenic Designer in New York City, and has a BFA in Design Technology with a focus in Scenic Design from Otterbein University.  In the past year he has worked with Broadway designers and spent his time designing himself at off and off-off Broadway theaters throughout the city.  He is currently working on Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead opening October 11th.  James is proud to be a part of the original company for TRG, and can’t wait for their next production together.  In a few years he plans to attend graduate school and receive his MFA in Scenic Design.

Anthony Schiavo   •   Production Supervisor

Anthony Schiavo is a 2013 graduate of Suffolk University (Boston) with a degree in Arts Administration, and a 2014 alumnus of The Juilliard School’s Professional Intern Program. NY credits Include: The Acting Company’s Salon Readings (Biography, The Cradle Song, Bell Book and Candle, The Millionairess, Holiday), The Juilliard School’s Drama, Opera, and Dance Divisions (Uncle Vanya, The Long Christmas Dinner, Pullman Car Hiawatha, Buried Child, Our Town, Massenet’s Cendrillon, Terry Riley’s In-C), Hofstra University Opera Theater (Schubert’s Die Verschworenen, Die Winterreise). Boston, MA: Central Square Theatre (Distracted), Boston Children’s Theatre (Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day), Fresh Ink Theatre Company (Fire On Earth), The Theater Offensive (99% Stone), Suffolk University Drama Department (Robert Brustein’s The King of the Schnorrers, Anthony Rapp’s Without You, The Saint Plays, These Seven Sicknesses, Doctor Faustus, Anything Goes, At Ease). Nantucket, MA: White Heron Theatre Company (Family Furniture, Miracle on South Division Street, The Vandal, Small World, The Second Mrs. Wilson). Anthony sends love and gratitude to his family and to mentors Abbie Katz, Helen Taynton and Craig Jacobs.