Director of Production
As Director of Production at AREA15, JD Bouck oversees all lighting, sound, show control and projection mapping inside of the 200,000 square foot complex. In addition, he is instrumental in using his production skills to create a unique experience for all of the events and activations that AREA15 offers. Bouck participates in many of AREA15 community outreach programs, including First Fridays, blood drives and holiday toy drives. He taps into his creative side by overseeing the theming and fabricating for AREA15’s themed events and parties. Bouck is responsible for producing all of the events happening inside and outside of the building while managing a production and AV team of twelve. AREA15’s Portal, a 360-degree projection mapped room, showcases multiple experiences every day – Van Gogh Experience, Rated Red burlesque-esque show, music performances and corporate and private events. Bouck seamlessly oversees the complicated production technology to provide guests with an awe-inspiring immersive entertainment experience. A native of Florida, Bouck has lived in Las Vegas for 12 years. Before joining AREA15, Bouck worked for notable nightlife entertainment venues such as, Marquee, Wet Republic, Tao, XS. He also worked on the opening of the Palms in 2019.