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Anthony Powell

 
Bio:
Musicals: designed costumes for Sunset Boulevard (London, Los Angeles, New York, Canada, Germany, Australia) My Fair Lady (Chatelet, Mariinsky Theatre) and most recently Singin' in the Rain. Film: winner of three Academy Awards (Travels with my Aunt; Death on the Nile; Tess); costume designs: ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Musicals: designed costumes for Sunset Boulevard (London, Los Angeles, New York, Canada, Germany, Australia) My Fair Lady (Chatelet, Mariinsky Theatre) and most recently Singin' in the Rain. Film: winner of three Academy Awards (Travels with my Aunt; Death on the Nile; Tess); costume designs: ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2017]
Glenn Close Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Glenn Close's Costumer Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1963]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2017]
Glenn Close Costume Designer

[West End, 2016]
Glenn Close's Costumer Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Costume Designer

[Broadway, 1994]
Costume Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1963]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

Anthony Powell Biography

Musicals: designed costumes for Sunset Boulevard (London, Los Angeles, New York, Canada, Germany, Australia) My Fair Lady (Chatelet, Mariinsky Theatre) and most recently Singin' in the Rain. Film: winner of three Academy Awards (Travels with my Aunt; Death on the Nile; Tess); costume designs: Papillon, Buffalo Bill and the Indians, Indiana Jones, Disney's 101/102 Dalmations and Hook. Opera: Rinaldo (London, Germany) Capriccio (Paris) Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, La belle Helene (ENO).

Anthony Powell Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Costume Design Gold Star
Anthony Powell, The School for Scandal
 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Scenic Design
Anthony Powell, The School for Scandal

Anthony Powell News

World Premiere of LAUGHS IN SPANISH & More Announced for DCPA Theatre Company 2022/23 Photo World Premiere of LAUGHS IN SPANISH & More Announced for DCPA Theatre Company 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2022

The new Theatre Company season kicks off performances on September 9 and will feature seven mainstage productions including the musical The Color Purple, William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, and a new production of the audience-favorite The 39 Steps. 

Black History Month Celebrations and More Announced at MoPOP This Month Photo Black History Month Celebrations and More Announced at MoPOP This Month
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2022

The Museum of Pop Culture is a leading-edge, nonprofit museum in Seattle, dedicated to the ideas and risk-taking that fuel contemporary pop culture. Currently on view are the touring exhibitions, Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop and Heroes and Villains: The Art of the Disney Costume, along with a host of exhibitions covering science fiction, music, video game, and more.

Stories On Stage Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Stories On Stage Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2021

The company forged new partnerships to create a complete season of professional live-streamed shows. This allowed Stories on Stage to keep our wonderful actors plying their creative trade and a lower ticket price made the shows more accessible to the community. 

Glenn Close Costume Collection is on Display at the Eskenazi School of Art Photo Glenn Close Costume Collection is on Display at the Eskenazi School of Art
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021

Featuring the work of award-winning costume designers‚ÄĒincluding Anthony Powell (101¬†and¬†102 Dalmatians), Ann Roth (The Stepford Wives) and James Acheson (Dangerous Liaisons)‚ÄĒthe exhibition will include clothing and accessories that Close carefully collected from the beginning of her career.

Anthony Powell, Tony and Oscar Winning Costume Designer, Dies at 85 Photo Anthony Powell, Tony and Oscar Winning Costume Designer, Dies at 85
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Anthony Powell, costume designer for stage and screen, has died at 85.

Stories On Stage Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary Season Photo Stories On Stage Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2020

20 years! Stories on Stage has had an incredible journey and the 20th Anniversary season offers new concepts, innovations and partnerships!  T

38th Annual Elliot Norton Award Nominations Announced - MOBY-DICK, Billy Porter's TH Photo 38th Annual Elliot Norton Award Nominations Announced - MOBY-DICK, Billy Porter's THE PURISTS, and More!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 16, 2020

Two dozen nominations of outstanding actors, directors, designers and ensembles were announced today by The Boston Theater Critics Association (BTCA) for the 38th Annual Elliot Norton Awards.

Tickets Are Now On Sale for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at Lyric Opera of Chicago Photo Tickets Are Now On Sale for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at Lyric Opera of Chicago
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2020

Lyric Opera of Chicago announced today that single tickets are on sale for its company premiere of the new-to-Chicago production of Singin' in the Rain in the 2020/21 season.

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by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2019

Photo Flash: Alice Ripley Stars In SUNSET BOULEVARD At North Shore Music Theatre - Me Photo Photo Flash: Alice Ripley Stars In SUNSET BOULEVARD At North Shore Music Theatre - Meet The Cast!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2019

Meet the cast of SUNSET BOULEVARD at North Shore Music Theatre, which stars Alice Ripley as the fading Hollywood star, Norma Desmond

Anthony Powell Videos

VIDEO: Sneak Peek at Lyric Opera of Chicago's MY FAIR LADY Starring Richard E. Grant and Lisa O'Hare
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2017

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the American premiere of a new production of Lerner and Loewe's My Fair Lady, starring Richard E. Grant and Lisa O'Hare as Henry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle. The production runs tonight, April 28, through May 21 (press opening April 29) at Lyric's Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. 

BWW TV: DCPA Theatre Company's ALL THE WAY Cast Celebrates MLK Day
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2016

The DCPA Theatre Company will soon present Robert Schenkkan's Tony-Award winning play All The Way, which will be directed by Anthony Powell (Lord of the Flies), Jan. 29-Feb. 28 in the Stage Theatre. Below, watch as the cast highlights the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in honor of MLK Day.

STAGE TUBE: Ogunquit Playhouse Presents SUNSET BOULEVARD Thru 8/14
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 8, 2010

Get ready for your close-up! The Ogunquit Playhouse is the first fully staged Regional theatre in the nation to produce an all new production of Sunset Boulevard starring Stefanie Powers as Norma Desmond, July 28 through August 14, complete with the Tony Nominated costumes by the Academy Award winning designer, Anthony Powell and an all new set designed exclusively for the Ogunquit stage by Todd Ivins. This musical is based on the film noir classic by Billy Wilder that starred Gloria Swanson and William Holden. It is the winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical and features some of Andrew Lloyd Webber's loveliest melodies including, 'With One Look' and 'As If We Never Said Goodbye.'


Anthony Powell Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Anthony Powell been nominated for?
Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for The School for Scandal and Best Scenic Design (Tony Awards) for The School for Scandal .

What awards has Anthony Powell won?
Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for The School for Scandal.