This article is from the Conan O'Brien FAQ, by Joseph Gebis firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
Lorne Michaels, the executive producer of LNwCOB, also produces
many other projects, including "Saturday Night Live," and nearly all of
the spin-off projects from it. He was also the producer of the wildly
popular "Kids In The Hall" programs.
The musical guests are picked by Jim Pitt, a talent director. About
the type of music on the show, he says, "I'm pretty much left alone ...
I hear music. I like it. I put it on TV."
Here's a list of credits, that are complete and up-to-date as of 4/10/96:
Until recently, the show was directed by Dana Calderwood. Soon after the
400th episode, Dana left the show. The interim director was Morris
Abraham, but the new director is:
Associate Producer: Graphics Coordinator: John Irwin Charlie Wilke Talent Executives: Assistant To Mr. Michaels: Paula Davis Christine Rubin Kim Friedman Jim Pitt Assistant to Jeff Ross: Jacqueline Ytuarte Segment Producers: Frank Smiley Assistant To Mr. Semel: Michael Weinberg Cecile Schwartzman Talent Coordinators: Assistant Scenic Designer: Gina Battista Chryss Hion Lynn Kaplan Art Director: Music Director: Dianne Duthie Max Weinberg Casting: Assistant Directors: Jennifer Low Sauer Tracy King Maureen Smith Music Coordinator: Debbie Wunder Production Associate: Brenda Ventura House Band: Jerry Vivino Set Designers: Scott Healy Keither Ian Raywood Mike Merritt Jimmy Vivino Lighting Consultant: Mark "Love Man" Pender Phil Hymes La Bamba Technical Consultant: Assistant Musical Director: Stacey Foster Jimmy Vivino Writer's Coordinator: Graphical Consultant: Ellen Barancik Bob Pook Costume Designer: Graphics: Deborah Shaw Mike Collins Kevin Frank Technical Director: Doug Zider Jim Marshall Anne Elbagali Pierre Bernard Jr Stage Managers: Gary Natoli Outside Properties: Steve Hollander Bill Tull Paul Saraceni Production Designer: Bobby Ber Studio Properties: Bob Bowman Scenic Designer: Daniella Perna Head Carpenter: Joe Gorta Lighting Director: Joe Geores Head Electrician: Randy Savitch Production Electrician: Peter Ehrhardt Scenic Artist: Joe Konopka Senior Audio: Fred Zeller Wardrobe: Tina Ryan Music Mixer: Julie Perez Make-up: Andrea Miller Audio: Glen A. Arber Hair: Joe Aebig Liza Hazel Jimmy DeVito Bruce Leonard Cue Cards: Barbara Byrd Video Cue Harta Hogan Brain Kaman Melanie Winderbaum Video: Carl Henry III Photographers: Baskin Studios Special Effects: Norman Ng Neal Schatz Lesly Weiner Technical Manager: Main Title Theme: Frank Garafalo Howard Shore John Lurie Studio Manager: George Mendez Announcer: Joel Godard Cameras: Carl Eckett Production Staff: Mike Bennett Kimberly Simon George Ciliberto Haleigh Safran Bailey Stortz Michael Hammek Jordan Schlansky Videotape: Steve Skorupka Production Accountants: Roger J. Miletic Electronic Graphics: Dawn Massy Carol Collings Chris Williams Editors: Production Consultant: Chuck DeJan Key Aymong Katherine Babiak Ed Hinch Music Equipment Provided by: Mark Jankeloff Amplification, Inc. Drum Workshop Maintenance: Yamaha Marty Carver Mackie Steve Sirivanta Gibson Ed Wieczorek Kurzwell/Young Paul Kopcienski Chang Lexicon Assistant To Mr. O'Brien: Diaz Maysie Anderson Executive In Charge Of Production: Script Coordinator: Gary Considine Susan Santamauro Tickets for "Late Night With Conan O'Brien:" Production Coordinator: Write: NBC Tickets Geoffrey Added 30 Rockefeller Plaza Research: Or Call: (212) 664-3056/3057 Mariah Notaras Amy Roth Broadway Productions Eliza Minot NBC