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Duncan McLean

 
Bio:
West End theatre includes: TREE (MIF/Young Vic); THE JUNGLE (Playhouse, London/ Curran, San Francisco); LABOUR OF LOVE (Noël Coward); BIG FISH (The Other Palace); MATTHEW BOURNE’S: THE RED SHOES, CINDERELLA and SWAN LAKE (Sadlers Wells/UK Tour); SNOW WHITE and CINDERELLA (Palladium); ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
West End theatre includes: TREE (MIF/Young Vic); THE JUNGLE (Playhouse, London/ Curran, San Francisco); LABOUR OF LOVE (Noël Coward); BIG FISH (The Other Palace); MATTHEW BOURNE’S: THE RED SHOES, CINDERELLA and SWAN LAKE (Sadlers Wells/UK Tour); SNOW WHITE and CINDERELLA (Palladium); ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2022]
Video Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2021] [Replacement]
Video & Projection Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2019]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Video Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Video Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Video and Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Video Designer
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Video Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Projection Design
 
[West End, 2016]
Video Designs
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Video Designer
 
[West End, 2014]
Video Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Video Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Video Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Video Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Video Designer

Duncan McLean Biography

West End theatre includes: TREE (MIF/Young Vic); THE JUNGLE (Playhouse, London/
Curran, San Francisco); LABOUR OF LOVE (Noël Coward); BIG FISH (The Other Palace);
MATTHEW BOURNE’S: THE RED SHOES, CINDERELLA and SWAN LAKE (Sadlers Wells/UK
Tour); SNOW WHITE and CINDERELLA (Palladium); COMMITTEE, SAINT JOAN,
LIMEHOUSE, ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI..., PRIVACY, CITY OF ANGELS and Phyllida Lloyd’s
Shakespeare Trilogy, JULIUS CAESAR, HENRY VI and THE TEMPEST (Donmar Warehouse);
LOVE IN IDLENESS (Menier Chocolate Factory/Apollo); ALL MY SONS, THE HAIRY APE, A
FLEA IN HER EAR, THE TEMPEST, THE REAL THING, THE NORMAN CONQUESTS and ALL
ABOUT MY MOTHER (Old Vic); HANGMEN (Royal Court/Wyndham’s); RICHARD III (Trafalgar
Studios); BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL (Adelphi/UK Tour); IMPOSSIBLE (Noël Coward);
URINETOWN (Apollo); SHREK THE MUSICAL (Theatre Royal Drury Lane/UK Tour); DERREN
BROWN - INFAMOUS (Palace/UK Tour); LET IT BE (Savoy/UK Tour/Worldwide); ALL NEW
PEOPLE (Duke of York’s/UK Tour) and FROST/NIXON (Gielgud)

New York theatre includes: MATTHEW BOURNE’S; THE RED SHOES and SWAN LAKE
(City Center); PRIVACY (Public Theater); THE JUNGLE and THE TEMPEST (St Ann’s
Warehouse); LET IT BE (St James) and THE NORMAN CONQUESTS (Circle in the Square)

Other theatre includes: THE LEAGUE OF GENTLEMEN - LIVE AGAIN! (Hammersmith
Apollo/UK Tour); OUR LADY OF KIBEHO and THE POPE (Royal & Derngate); ROCK OF
AGES (UK Tour); STILL GAME LIVE, STILL GAME LIVE 2: BON VOYAGE and GARY: TANK
COMMANDER (SSE Hydro, Glasgow); THE CHRISTMASAURUS (Hammersmith Apollo);
JOHN BISHOP (UK Tour); NATIVITY THE MUSICAL; ONE LOVE: THE BOB MARLEY
MUSICAL and THE EXORCIST (Birmingham Rep); SINGLE SPIES and IF ONLY (Chichester
Festival Theatre/UK Tour); WAR HORSE PROM (Royal Albert Hall) and HARRY ENFIELD &
PAUL WHITEHOUSE - LEGENDS! (UK Tour)


International theatre includes: STARLIGHT EXPRESS (Bochum, Germany); AN AMERICAN
IN PARIS (Linz, Austria); BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL (Australia/North America/Europe/
China/Korea); EVITA (International Tour) and GHOST THE MUSICAL (Germany)


Events includes: THE SHERLOCK HOLMES EXPERIENCE and THE GAME’S AFOOT
(Madame Tussaud’s) and 28 DAYS LATER, DR STRANGELOVE and STAR WARS - THE
EMPIRE STRIKES BACK (Secret Cinema)

Duncan McLean Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical)
Duncan McLean, Privacy
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Projection Design
Duncan McLean, Privacy

Duncan McLean News

Photos: Jeremy Pope, Paul Bettany & THE COLLABORATION Company Get Ready for Broadway Photo Photos: Jeremy Pope, Paul Bettany & THE COLLABORATION Company Get Ready for Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 11, 2022

Rehearsals are underway for the American premiere of The Collaboration, which will begin previews on Tuesday, November 29 ahead of a Tuesday, December 20 opening at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. The cast just met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day. Check out photos from inside the rehearsal room!

Krysta Rodriguez and Erik Jensen Join the Cast of THE COLLABORATION Photo Krysta Rodriguez and Erik Jensen Join the Cast of THE COLLABORATION
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2022

The full Broadway cast has been announced for the American premiere of The Collaboration, written by Anthony McCarten (The Two Popes, Bohemian Rhapsody), and directed by Kwame Kwei-Armah (The Visitor, Tree).

Review: THE TWO POPES, Rose Theatre Photo Review: THE TWO POPES, Rose Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 14, 2022

Anthony McCarten's thoughtful and witty play is now revived at Kingston’s Rose Theatre in a production that deftly combines solemnity with fun in portraying the fictional relationship between Pope Benedict and Pope Francis.

Full Cast Announced For THE TWO POPES at the Rose Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For THE TWO POPES at the Rose Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

 Joining the previously announced Anton Lesser (Pope Benedict XVI) and Nicholas Woodeson (Cardinal Bergoglio – the future Pope Francis) in the London premiere and tour of Anthony McCarten’s The Two Popes, will be Lynsey Beauchamp as Sister Brigitta and Leaphia Darko as Sister Sophia, with Malcolm James and Angela Jones in the ensemble.  

The Cast of TO THE STREETS! Drives Into Performances at Handsworth Park Photo The Cast of TO THE STREETS! Drives Into Performances at Handsworth Park
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

The cast of To The Streets! got into character by hopping on a vintage National Express bus ahead of moving from their rehearsals at Birmingham Hippodrome to their first performances at Handsworth Park this Friday.

New Cast Announced to Join Kevin Kennedy in the UK Tour of ROCK OF AGES UK Photo New Cast Announced to Join Kevin Kennedy in the UK Tour of ROCK OF AGES UK
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2022

The producers of ROCK OF AGES have announced full casting and additional dates for the UK tour starring Kevin Kennedy as 'Dennis Dupree' alongside Cameron Sharp as 'Stacee Jaxx' from Tuesday 23 August when the show opens in Inverness.

Photos: In Rehearsal For CHESS THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT, Starring Samantha Barks, Hadle Photo Photos: In Rehearsal For CHESS THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT, Starring Samantha Barks, Hadley Frasier, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2022

Three star-led musical concerts, accompanied by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra, will be presented at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in August 2022 and kicking off the season will be the hotly anticipated Chess the Musical In Concert. Check out all new photos from rehearsal here!

Sir Trevor McDonald Joins CHESS and Joel Harper-Jackson Leads KINKY BOOTS in Theatre  Photo Sir Trevor McDonald Joins CHESS and Joel Harper-Jackson Leads KINKY BOOTS in Theatre Royal Drury Lane Concert Productions
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022

There is less than a week to go before the three-part concert series presented at Theatre Royal Drury Lane kicks off, starting with Chess the Musical in Concert on Monday 1 August.

West Midlands Based Community Cast Announced For China Plate and Birmingham Hippodrom Photo West Midlands Based Community Cast Announced For China Plate and Birmingham Hippodrome's TO THE STREETS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022

China Plate and Birmingham Hippodrome have announced that the full West Midlands based community cast has been found for To The Streets!, an uplifting new musical inspired by the 1963 Bristol Bus Boycott, a pivotal moment in the UK's civil rights history.

CHESS Announces Full West End Concert Cast And Extra Theatre Royal Drury Lane Date Photo CHESS Announces Full West End Concert Cast And Extra Theatre Royal Drury Lane Date
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jul 7, 2022

Full casting has now been revealed for Chess in concert at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, with an additional date now also revealed.

Duncan McLean Videos

BWW TV: Watch An Exclusive Clip Of Matthew Bourne's CINDERELLA Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch An Exclusive Clip Of Matthew Bourne's CINDERELLA

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 4, 2018

The New Adventures production of Matthew Bourne's CINDERELLA, currently on a nationwide tour, will be broadcast to cinemas in UK and Ireland on Tuesday, 15 May, including a live Q&A with Matthew Bourne. Watch an exclusive sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Show Choir Welcomes THE BODYGUARD's Deborah Cox to Paper Mill with Whitney Houston Medley
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse just announced the addition of two Friday matinee performances to its run of THE BODYGUARD: THE MUSICAL due to the show's popularity among ticket buyers. Below, watch Paper Mill's Broadway Show Choir welcome Deborah Cox and the company to Millburn, NJ, with a Whitney Houston medley!

STAGE TUBE: Alexandra Burke Performs THE BODYGUARD's Hits at WEST END LIVE!
by Robert Diamond - Jun 21, 2014

Alexandra Burke led the cast of THE BODYGUARD at WEST END LIVE 2014 performing hits from the show, including So Emotional, Run to You and I Wanna Dance with Somebody!

STAGE TUBE: Beverley Knight Sings I'M EVERY WOMAN From THE BODYGUARD
by Stage Tube - Aug 30, 2013

Here's the third exclusive song clip of Beverley Knight singing iconic tracks from The Bodyguard Musical. This week's clip features the multiaward winner singing an excerpt from classic Whitney Houston song 'I'm Every Woman'.

STAGE TUBE: THE BODYGUARD's Beverley Knight Sings I HAVE NOTHING
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2013

The Bodyguard Musical have released the very first clip of multi award-winning recording artist Beverley Knight, singing the classic Whitney Houston track 'I Have Nothing'. This follows on from last week's exclusive footage of 'Queen Of The Night'.

STAGE TUBE: THE BODYGUARD - Official Musical Trailer!
by Stage Tube - Dec 22, 2012

Thea Sharrock's production of new musical The Bodyguard, opened on 5 December 2012 at the Adelphi Theatre in London to great reviews and is aiming for Broadway in spring of 2014. The musical's official theatrical trailer has just been released. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Heather Headley Sings THE BODYGUARD's 'I Will Always Love You' at Royal Variety Performance!
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2012

Thea Sharrock's production of new musical The Bodyguard, opens this week (Wednesday 5 December 2012) at the Adelphi Theatre, London, and leading lady Heather Headley just performed at the 100th Royal Variety Performance (ITV1) singing the classic number from the West End show, I Will Always Love You. Check out the full song below!

STAGE TUBE: THE BODYGUARD's Heather Headley Hosts 'Birthday Hangout' from London!
by Stage Tube - Oct 6, 2012

Grammy Award and Tony Award-Winner, and soon-to-be turning heads on the West End stage in London, UK, Heather Headley held her first Google Hangout on Oct. 4th, 2012 from London, celebrating her birthday. Check it out in the video below!


Duncan McLean Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Duncan McLean been nominated for?
Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Privacy and Outstanding Projection Design (The Lortels) for Privacy .