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Mark Henderson

 
Bio:
Mark was the recipient of the 1992, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2010 and 2016 Laurence Olivier Awards for Lighting Design, was awarded a Tony award in 2006 for The History Boys. Has lit extensively for all the major theatre, opera and dance companies in the UK including over 60 productions for the National ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mark was the recipient of the 1992, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2010 and 2016 Laurence Olivier Awards for Lighting Design, was awarded a Tony award in 2006 for The History Boys. Has lit extensively for all the major theatre, opera and dance companies in the UK including over 60 productions for the National ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
LOOM Revival, 1986
Lt. Karl

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[Chicago, 2019]
Lighting
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Lighting
 
[West End, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2015] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2005]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2002]
Lighting Designer
 
[London Fringe, 2001]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1996]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1995]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1992]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1991]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1990]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1988]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1983]
Lighting Designer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
LOOM Revival, 1986
Lt. Karl

Productions

[Broadway, 2022]
Lighting Designer

[Chicago, 2019]
Lighting

[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Los Angeles, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2016]
Lighting

[West End, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2015]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2015]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2015] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]

[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2010]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2010]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2005]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2004]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2002]
Lighting Designer

[London Fringe, 2001]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1998]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1996]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1995]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1993]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1992]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1991]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1990]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1988]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1987]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 1983]
Lighting Designer

Mark Henderson Biography

Mark was the recipient of the 1992, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2010 and 2016 Laurence Olivier Awards for Lighting Design, was awarded a Tony award in 2006 for The History Boys. Has lit extensively for all the major theatre, opera and dance companies in the UK including over 60 productions for the National Theatre and over 70 in the West End together with over 20 Broadway productions.

Mark Henderson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical
Mark Henderson, Sunset Boulevard
 
Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Mark HendersonGypsy
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2014 - Best Design
Mark HendersonBefore The Dawn
 
Olivier Awards - 2013 - Best Lighting Design
Mark HendersonSweeney Todd
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Lighting Design
Mark HendersonAfter The Dance
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Mark HendersonBurnt By The Sun
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Lighting Design
Mark HendersonEnron
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Mark Henderson, Enron
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Lighting Design of a Play Gold Star
Mark Henderson, The History Boys
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Mark Henderson, Faith Healer
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Mark Henderson, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Mark Henderson, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Lighting Designer Gold Star
Mark HendersonA Midsummer Night's Dream
 
Olivier Awards - 2001 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark HendersonAll My Sons
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Lighting Designer Gold Star
Mark HendersonPlenty
 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark HendersonVassa
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark HendersonBritannicus and Phedre, Almeida
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Mark Henderson, The Iceman Cometh
 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Lighting Design
Mark Henderson, The Iceman Cometh
 
Olivier Awards - 1997 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark HendersonJohn Gabriel Borkman
 
Olivier Awards - 1996 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark HendersonAbsolute Hell and La Grande Magia
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Mark Henderson, Indiscretions
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Mark Henderson, Indiscretions
 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Lighting Designer
Mark Henderson
 
Tony Awards - 1995 - Best Lighting Design
Mark Henderson , Indiscretions
 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Best Lighting Designer Gold Star
Mark HendersonMurmuring Judges

Mark Henderson News

Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTR Photo Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

New York Governor Kathy Hochul visited Girl From The North Country on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre this evening. Prior to the show, she visited with the cast and came onstage to give brief remarks about Broadway’s resilience and the comeback of New York City.  

Principal Cast Announced for English National Ballet's GISELLE by Akram Khan at BAM Photo Principal Cast Announced for English National Ballet's GISELLE by Akram Khan at BAM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) announced today the principal cast for the New York premiere of the English National Ballet’s (ENB) Giselle, directed and choreographed by Akram Khan. 

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Today, the Tony Nominated Broadway musical Girl From The North Country announced that the production was professionally captured prior to its re-opening on April 29th for future use.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

Full Casting Announced For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Dublin and UK Tour Photo Full Casting Announced For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Dublin and UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2022

Full casting is today announced for the award-winning smash-hit production of Girl From  The North Country, written and directed by celebrated playwright Conor McPherson (The  Weir, The Seafarer) with music and lyrics by Bob Dylan.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Photo VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023 Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

Today, it was announced that the North American Tour of the acclaimed Girl From The North Country, nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will have its technical rehearsals and tour premiere at Hennepin Theatre Trust's historic Orpheum Theatre in the Fall of 2023. 

Cast Announced For INTO THE WOODS at Theatre Royal Bath; Julian Bleach, Audrey Brisso Photo Cast Announced For INTO THE WOODS at Theatre Royal Bath; Julian Bleach, Audrey Brisson, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

The award-winning, experienced West End cast includes Julian Bleach [co-creator of the Olivier Award-winning¬†Shockheaded Peter, The Grinning Man] as Mysterious Man, Audrey Brisson [Olivier nominee for¬†Am√©lie, Outlander] as Cinderella, Nicola Hughes [Olivier nominee for¬†Fosse¬†and¬†Porgy and Bess] as the Witch,¬†Rhashan¬†Stone [All About Eve¬†at the¬†No√ęl Coward,¬†Finding Alice] as the Baker, and Alex Young [Follies¬†at the National Theatre, South Pacific] as the Baker's Wife. ¬†

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Girl From the North Country has officially set its Broadway return dates! The musical, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, will return for a limited engagement, April 29-June 11 at the Belasco Theatre.

NEWSIES Comes to London's Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre in the Round on 28 November Photo NEWSIES Comes to London's Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre in the Round on 28 November
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

The theatre and dates have been announced for the London premiere of Disney’s NEWSIES, the award-winning Broadway musical with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman and book by Harvey Fierstein.

Mark Henderson Videos

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run VideoGIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland' Performance
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Broadway cast of Girl From The North Country recently celebrated their 2022 Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album and the holiday season with 1067LiteFM's Christine Nagy. The cast got together to spread some holiday cheer with an outdoor performance of 'Winter Wonderland.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Girl From the North Country was among the nominees for the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving VideoVIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Girl From the North Country has released a new video featuring members of the cast discussing the importance of Thanksgiving.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

The cast of Girl From The North Country appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform a medley of Bob Dylan classics, including 'Hurricane', 'License to Kill', and 'Slow Train'.

VIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH VideoVIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 24, 2020

Girl from the North Country might not be in performances on Broadway, but the cast is still keeping busy! The new Bob Dylan musical just released a new music video featuring cast members Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan coming together virtually to perform their version of 'I Want You'.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Perfo VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Performing 'Tight Connection To My Heart'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Last night a brand new music video for 'Tight Connection To My Heart,' from Girl From The North Country was released as part of Harlem Week's Virtual Music Festival.

VIDEO: Watch GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Kimber Elaine Sprawl Takeover Our Instagra VideoVIDEO: Watch GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Kimber Elaine Sprawl Takeover Our Instagram
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Mar 6, 2020

We spent Girl From the North Country's opening night with star Kimber Elayne Sprawl when she took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story yesterday! Watch as she takes us on a tour of her dressing room, puts her costars Colton Ryan and Austin Scott to the test with a 'finish the lyric' game, and hits the red carpet in style (as voted on by our Instagram followers!). Missed all the fun? No worries! Watch the highlights below.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 2, 2020

Preview performances are underway for Girl From The North Country, which officially opens at the Belasco Theatre on March 5. Celebrated playwright Conor McPherson boldly reimagines the songs of the legendary Bob Dylan in Girl from the North Country - the soaring masterwork about the dreams we keep close, the people we hold dear, and the place we call home.


Mark Henderson Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Mark Henderson been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Sunset Boulevard , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Gypsy , Best Design (Evening Standard Awards) for Before The Dawn , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Sweeney Todd , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for After The Dance , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Burnt By The Sun , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Enron , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Enron , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The History Boys , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Faith Healer , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for A Midsummer Night's Dream , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for All My Sons , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Plenty , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Vassa , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Britannicus and Phedre, Almeida , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Iceman Cometh , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for The Iceman Cometh , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for John Gabriel Borkman , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Absolute Hell and La Grande Magia , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Indiscretions , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Indiscretions , Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Indiscretions and Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Murmuring Judges .

What awards has Mark Henderson won?
Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Gypsy, Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Burnt By The Sun, Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The History Boys, Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for A Midsummer Night's Dream, Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Plenty , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Indiscretions Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Indiscretionsand Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Murmuring Judges.