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Alvin Colt

 
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Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Broadway, 1998]
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[Broadway, 1995]
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[Broadway, 1994]
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[Broadway, 1990]
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[Broadway, 1989]
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[Broadway, 1983]
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[Broadway, 1981]
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[Broadway, 1980]
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[Broadway, 1976]
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[Broadway, 1974]
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[Broadway, 1972]
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[Off-Broadway, 1971]
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[Broadway, 1968]
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[Broadway, 1968]
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[Broadway, 1968]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Broadway, 1964]
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[Broadway, 1964]
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[Broadway, 1964]
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[Broadway, 1963]
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[Broadway, 1962]
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[Broadway, 1962]
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[Broadway, 1961]
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[Broadway, 1960]
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[US Tour, 1960]
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[Broadway, 1960]
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[Broadway, 1960]
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[Broadway, 1959]
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[Broadway, 1959]
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[Broadway, 1958]
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[Broadway, 1958]
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[Broadway, 1957]
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[Broadway, 1957]
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[Broadway, 1956]
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[Broadway, 1956]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Off-Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1955]
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[Broadway, 1954]
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[Broadway, 1954]
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[Broadway, 1953]
Costumes Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 1953]
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[West End, 1953]
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[Broadway, 1951]
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[US Tour, 1951]
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[Broadway, 1950]
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[Broadway, 1949]
Costumes Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 1947]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1947]
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[Broadway, 1946]
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[Broadway, 1944]
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Alvin Colt Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2005 - Outstanding Costume Design
Alvin ColtForbidden Broadway: SVU
 
Tony Awards - 1960 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, Greenwillow
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, Li'l Abner
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, The Sleeping Prince
 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, Pipe Dream
 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, The Lark
 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Costume Design
Alvin Colt, Phoenix '55

Alvin Colt News

Review: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: THE NEXT GENERATION at Des Moines Performing Arts Photo Review: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: THE NEXT GENERATION at Des Moines Performing Arts
by DC Felton - Feb 3, 2023

Everyone has a playlist. It may be of your favorite artist or genre. Now imagine this playlist being performed live, with a little twist. If that sounds fun to you, and you a big fan of show tunes, then there is a show playing at the Temple of the Performing Arts that you can't miss. On Tuesday, January 31, Des Moines Performing Arts brought 'Forbidden Broadway' as part of the Prairie Meadows Temple Comedy Series. Based on the laughter from the audience on opening night, you won't want to miss out on this show.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: SUGAR se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: SUGAR se estrenaba en Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Apr 9, 2021

Producida por David Merrick y dirigida y coreografiada por Gower Champion, SUGAR se estrenó en Broadway en el Majestic Theatre el 9 de abril de 1972 tras 14 preestrenos y se cerró el 23 de junio de 1973 tras 505 representaciones.

Holly Hynes and Zack Brown Among 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awardees Photo Holly Hynes and Zack Brown Among 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awardees
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2018

Legendary ballet costume designer HOLLY HYNES and costume and scenic designer ZACK BROWN are among the 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award recipients which were just announced by TDF, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts. Ms. Hynes was selected to receive the 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award for costume design and Mr. Brown will receive the Robert L. B. Tobin Award for Sustained Excellence in Theatrical Design. The awards are presented through TDF's Costume Collection. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on Friday, April 20, at 6:30pm, at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street).

Book Event Panel Discussion On 'The Art Of Creativity' Comes to The Lambs, 3/12 Photo Book Event Panel Discussion On 'The Art Of Creativity' Comes to The Lambs, 3/12
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 26, 2018

The Unique Panel Discussion will celebrate a new book by Ronald Rand, "CREATE! How Extraordinary Artists Live to Create and Create to Live" at the historical theatrical club, The Lambs 3 West 51st Street, New York City, Monday, March 12th, 2018, 7:00-8:00pm. There is no charge for the Event. Seating is limited - reservations are necessary at: (212) 586-0306 or RSVP@The-Lambs.org     

Ronald Rand Hosts Panel for New Book 'CREATE' at Barnes & Noble Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

Tonight, July 12th, 6-7pm, International Goodwill Cultural Ambassador/performing artist Ronald Rand will be joined by legendary film star Brian Cox, stage and screen actress Nicole Ansari, one of America's greatest sculptors Carolyn D. Palmer, singer extraordinaire Julie Budd, Encompass New Opera Theatre artistic director Nancy Rhodes, Broadway and film director Michael Pressman, historian Louise Hirschfeld, and legendary portrait painter Everett Raymond Kinstler for an exciting panel discussion about creativity in film, theater, music and art at Barnes & Noble-Union Square, 33 East 17th Street, NYC.

Ronald Rand to Host Panel for New Book 'CREATE' at Barnes & Noble
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

On July 12th, 6-7pm - International Goodwill Cultural Ambassador/performing artist Ronald Rand will be joined by legendary film star Brian Cox, stage and screen actress Nicole Ansari, one of America's greatest sculptors Carolyn D. Palmer, singer extraordinaire Julie Budd, Encompass New Opera Theatre artistic director Nancy Rhodes, Broadway and film director Michael Pressman, historian Louise Hirschfeld, and legendary portrait painter Everett Raymond Kinstler for an exciting panel discussion about creativity in film, theater, music and art at Barnes & Noble-Union Square, 33 East 17th Street, NYC.

Stars Come Out for Celebration of New Book CREATE! How Extraordinary People Live To Create and Create To Live
by A.A. Cristi - May 23, 2017

On Friday, June 9th, 2017, 5-7pm ‚ÄĒ a Special Book Event for¬†‚ÄúCREATE! How Extraordinary People Live To Create and Create To Live‚Ä̬†‚ÄĒ¬†a new book by best-selling author, Ronald Rand ‚ÄĒ will be held at The Drama Book Shop, 250 West 40 Street in New York City.¬†

Catherine Zuber and Tony Straiges Among 2017 Theatre Development Fund/Irene Sharaff Awardees
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Six-time Tony Award-winning costume designer CATHERINE ZUBER and legendary scenic designer TONY STRAIGES are among the 2017 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards recipients which were just announced by Theatre Development Fund (TDF), a not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts.

FIDDLER and KING AND I Designer Michael Yeargan Among 2016 TDF/Irene Sharaff Honorees Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

Legendary scenic and costume designer, MICHAEL YEARGAN (currently represented on Broadway with Fiddler on the Roof and The King and I), and costume designer SUSAN TSU are among the 2016 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards recipients. The awards will be presented at a ceremony tonight, May 20, at 6:30pm, at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street).

FIDDLER and KING AND I Designer Michael Yeargan Among 2016 TDF/Irene Sharaff Honorees
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Legendary scenic and costume designer, MICHAEL YEARGAN (currently represented on Broadway with Fiddler on the Roof and The King and I), and costume designer SUSAN TSU are among the 2016 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards recipients. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on Friday, May 20, at 6:30pm, at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street).

Alvin Colt Videos

BWW TV: 'Forbidden Broadway Goes To Rehab'
by Eddie Varley - Oct 1, 2008

Gerard Alessandrini's Forbidden Broadway will play its final performance on January 15th, 2009, the 27th anniversary of the show's debut at Palsson's Supper Club in 1982. The newest edition, 'Forbidden Broadway Goes to Rehab' now playing at the 47Th Street Theatre had it's Opening Night on Wednesday, September 17th and the BWW TV cameras were there let you share in all the fun!


Alvin Colt Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Alvin Colt been nominated for?
Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Forbidden Broadway: SVU , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Greenwillow , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Li'l Abner , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for The Sleeping Prince , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Pipe Dream Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for The Lark and Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Phoenix '55 .