Antonio Soddu, brings decades of business experience and backstage knowledge to Open Stage Project. He co-founded the iconic Bumble & Bumble salon in 1979, and is a master hair stylist who began his career designing wigs for La Scala. Antonio is a sought after master of stage hair design providing services to venues such as Second Stage,The Public, and Manhattan Theater Club. His expertise in theater hair design opened doors to film and television where he is still an industry favorite, including working on iconic films such as “Color of Money,” “Broadcast News,” and “Age of Innocence.” He currently owns Studio 522 in Chelsea. Antonio has long been honored for his contributions to the world of beauty and the theater industry.