PHILIP HECKMAN is an Emmy-nominated costume designer for daytime television's As the World Turns. He recently completed the Off-Broadway production of Bedbugs!!! It's a Musical. Other credits include Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking!My Big Gay Italian WeddingSHOUT! The Mod Musical directed by Phillip George, the American Premiere of Go-Go BeachWe're Still Hot! The MusicalAre You There God? It's Me, Ann-MargretMarry Me A Little, I Love My Wife, Enough About Me and The Very Worst of Varla Jean Merman (Garland Award). Television credits include commercials and promos for LOGO, MTV, and VH1.

Philip has also worked on several Broadway productions as a costume design assistant including Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Born Yesterday, The Boy From Oz, Chicago, Cry Baby, Democracy, Flower Drum Song, Follies, Frost/Nixon, The Graduate, Kiss Me Kate, Mamma Mia!, Sideshow, Spamalot, and The TONY Awards.

Philip received his MFA in costume design from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Philip Heckman is also the designer and creator of LowTee swimwear for men.