Gregg Barnes

Accomplished Broadway costume designer Gregg Barnes joined us as a Design Competition adjudicator and participated in the Design Keynotes at the 71st annual SETC Convention in Louisville, KY.

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Meet Gregg Barnes

Broadway credits include: Pretty Woman, Mean Girls (2018 Tony nom.) Tuck Everlasting (2016 Tony nom.), Something Rotten! (2015 Tony nom.), Aladdin (productions in Japan, Australia, London, and Germany), Kinky Boots (2013 Tony nom., 2016 Olivier Award, including productions in Japan, South Korea, Australia, London, Germany, and Toronto), Follies (2012 Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, Henry Hewes Award), Elf, Legally Blonde (2007 Tony nomination, 2010 Olivier nomination), The Drowsy Chaperone (2006 Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Award, Olivier Nomination), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Flower Drum Song, (Tony nomination), Side Show, Bye, Bye, Birdie, To Be Or Not To Be. Other New York credits: Sinatra (Radio City Music Hall), The Wizard of Oz (Madison Square Garden), Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular, Pageant (The Blue Angel and London’s West End- Olivier Nomination), The Kathy and Mo Show, Eliot Feld’s Behold the Man, and Anyone Can Whistle, No No Nanette, Du Barry Was a Lady, Follies, Sweet Adeline, The Most Happy Fella (Encores). Dreamgirls West End (2016 Olivier nomination).

National tours: Something Rotten!, Aladdin, Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde, The Drowsy Chaperone, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Flower Drum Song, Disney’s On the Record, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Regional credits include: Robin and the Seven Hoods, Lucky Duck, Hay Fever, Suds (the Old Globe Theater), Aladdin (Fifth Ave. Theater) Minsky’s (Ahmanson Theater, L.A. Drama Critics Award) Mame, Follies (The Kennedy Center), Allegro at the Signature Theatre (Helen Hayes Award), and Flower Drum Song at the Mark Taper Forum (L.A. Outer Critics Award, Garland Award), and productions at Arena Stage, Glimmerglass Opera, Williamstown Theatre Festival, June Opera Festival of New Jersey, and Paper Mill Playhouse.

For Esipa (Albany):  A Class “C” Trial In Yokohama, Peter Pan, The Pied Piper, The Snow Queen, The Mousetrap.

Recipient of the Theatre Development Fund’s Irene Sharaff Young Master Award and faculty at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts from 1982-2002.


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