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Mark Thompson

 
Bio:
Mark Thompson's work for the National Theatre includes The Alchemist, Once in a Lifetime, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, Duchess of Malfi, Life x 3, The Wind in the Willows, The Madness of George III, Arcadia, Pericles, What the Butler Saw and The Day I Stood Still. Recent work elsewhere includes And Then ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mark Thompson's work for the National Theatre includes The Alchemist, Once in a Lifetime, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, Duchess of Malfi, Life x 3, The Wind in the Willows, The Madness of George III, Arcadia, Pericles, What the Butler Saw and The Day I Stood Still. Recent work elsewhere includes And Then ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Set Designer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Original scenic and costume design[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2021]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Costume Designer
Set Designer
Costume Design
Set Design
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Set and Costume Design
 
[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Set and Costume Design[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Scenic and Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Designer[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Set and Costumer Designer
 
[Las Vegas, 2014]
Production Designer
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 2013]
Set & Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer
Set Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Producer
 
[West End, 2011]
Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2007]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer
Settings/Costumes
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2002]
Production
 
[US Tour, 2002]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer
Settings/Costumes
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Toronto, 2000]
Settings/Costumes
 
[New York, 1999]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 1998]
Scenery/Costumes
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Scenic Designer
Costume Designer
 
[West End, 1995]
Settings/Costumes
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
Settings/Costumes
 
[West End, 1991]
Settings/Costumes
 
[Broadway, 1990]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 1989]
Settings/Costumes
 
[West End, 1986]
Scenery/Costumes

Photos

Cush Jumbo and set and costume designer Mark Thompson Photo

Cush Jumbo and set and costume designer Mark Thompson

From: 
Date:
04/27/2016

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2022]
Set Designer

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Original scenic and costume design[Replacement]

[West End, 2021]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[West End, 2021]
Costume Designer

Set Designer

Costume Design

Set Design

[Broadway, 2019]
Set and Costume Design

[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Set and Costume Design[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2017]
Scenic and Costume Designer

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Designer[Replacement]

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Set and Costumer Designer

[Las Vegas, 2014]
Production Designer

[Broadway, 2014]
Scenic Designer

[West End, 2013]
Set & Costume Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer

Set Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Producer

[Broadway, 2011]
Producer

[West End, 2011]
Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[West End, 2010]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[West End, 2007]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 2004]
Scenic Designer

Settings/Costumes

Costume Designer

[Broadway, 2003]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[West End, 2002]
Production

[US Tour, 2002]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer

Settings/Costumes

Costume Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Scenic Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Lighting Designer

Scenic Designer

[Toronto, 2000]
Settings/Costumes

[New York, 1999]
Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1998]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[West End, 1998]
Scenery/Costumes

[Broadway, 1998]
Scenic Designer

Costume Designer

[West End, 1995]
Settings/Costumes

[Broadway, 1995]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[Broadway, 1993]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

Settings/Costumes

[West End, 1991]
Settings/Costumes

[Broadway, 1990]
Costume Designer

Scenic Designer

[West End, 1989]
Settings/Costumes

[West End, 1986]
Scenery/Costumes

Mark Thompson Biography

Mark Thompson's work for the National Theatre includes The Alchemist, Once in a Lifetime, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, Duchess of Malfi, Life x 3, The Wind in the Willows, The Madness of George III, Arcadia, Pericles, What the Butler Saw and The Day I Stood Still. Recent work elsewhere includes And Then There Were None (Gielgud); Bombay Dreams (London and Broadway); The Lady in The Van (Queen's), Follies (New York (set only); Dr Dolittle & Blast! (Apollo Hammersmith).

For the RSC: Hamlet, Measure for Measure, The Wizard of Oz, Much Ado About Nothing, The Comedy of Errors and The Unexpected Man; at the Royal Court: Piano/Forte, The Woman Before, Wild East, Mouth to Mouth, Six Degrees of Separation, Hysteria, The Kitchen, and Never Land; for the Donmar: Twelfth Night, Uncle Vanya (costumes only), The Blue Room, Insignificance, Company (also Albery), and The Front Page; for the Almeida: Volpone, Betrayal, Party Time and Butterfly Kiss.

Other theatre includes Art, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Shadowland. Opera: Falstaff (Scottish Opera), Peter Grimes (Opera North), Ariadne Auf Naxos (Salzburg), Il Viaggio à Reims (ROH), Hansel and Gretel (Sydney), The Two Widows (ENO), Queen of Spades (New York), and Montag aus licht (costumes; Milan). Ballet: Don Quixote (Royal Ballet).

Film: Costume Design for The Madness of King George.

Mark Thompson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical
Mark Thompson, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Costume Design Gold Star
Mark Thompson, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Costume Design of a Musical
Mark Thompson, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Mark Thompson, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Olivier Awards - 2014 - Best Costume Design Gold Star
Mark ThompsonCharlie And The Chocolate Factory
 
Olivier Awards - 2014 - Best Set Design
Mark ThompsonCharlie And The Chocolate Factory
 
Olivier Awards - 2012 - Best Set Design
Mark Thompson, One Man, Two Guvnors
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Costume Design of a Play
Mark Thompson, One Man, Two Guvnors
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Scenic Design of a Play
Mark Thompson, One Man, Two Guvnors
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Costume Design
Mark Thompson, London Assurance
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Costume Design of a Play
Mark Thompson, La Bête
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Set Design
Mark ThompsonEngland People Very Nice
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Costume Design Gold Star
Mark Thompson, Bombay Dreams
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Set Designs - Musical Gold Star
Mark Thompson, Bombay Dreams
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Costume Design
Mark Thompson, Bombay Dreams
 
Olivier Awards - 2003 - Best Costume Design
Mark Thompson, Bombay Dreams
 
The Lortels - 2001 - Outstanding Scenic Design
Mark Thompson, The Unexpected Man
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Set Designer
Mark ThompsonThe Blue Room
 
Olivier Awards - 1997 - Best Set Designer
Mark ThompsonArt
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Set Design
Mark Thompson, Arcadia
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Set Design
Mark Thompson, Arcadia
 
Tony Awards - 1995 - Best Scenic Design
Mark Thompson, Arcadia
 
Olivier Awards - 1994 - Best Set Designer Gold Star
Mark ThompsonHysteria
 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Best Costume Designer Gold Star
Mark ThompsonThe Comedy Of Errors
 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Best Set Designer Gold Star
Mark ThompsonThe Comedy Of Errors, RSC
 
Olivier Awards - 1991 - Best Costume Designer
Mark ThompsonThe Wind In The Willows
 
Olivier Awards - 1991 - Best Set Designer Gold Star
Mark ThompsonThe Wind In The Willows
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Designer of the Year
Mark Thompson, The Wizard Of Oz
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Designer of the Year
Mark ThompsonMeasure For Measure

Mark Thompson News

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE SOUTHBURY CHILD at Chichester Festival Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE SOUTHBURY CHILD at Chichester Festival Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

Joining Alex Jennings in Stephen Beresford’s The Southbury Child are Holly Atkins, Josh Finan, Jack Greenlees, Hermione Gulliford, Jo Herbert, Phoebe Nicholls, Racheal Ofori and Sarah Twomey.

BWW Review: MAMMA MIA!, Birmingham Hippodrome Photo BWW Review: MAMMA MIA!, Birmingham Hippodrome
by Laura Lott - May 5, 2022

There aren't many places in the UK where you can experience the charms and sunshine of a Greek island, but the Mamma Mia! tour is one of them.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Month
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey presents Roald Dahl’s Charlie and The Chocolate Factory for four performances on Friday, May 13, 2022, at 8pm; Saturday, May 14 at 2pm and 8pm; and Sunday, May 15 at 2pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.  

Los Premios del Teatro Musical presentan los finalistas de la edición XIV Photo Los Premios del Teatro Musical presentan los finalistas de la edición XIV
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Apr 29, 2022

COMPANY y TINA, EL MUSICAL cuentan con 13 nominaciones cada uno.

Photos: The West End's MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 23rd Birthday Photo Photos: The West End's MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 23rd Birthday
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Producer Judy Craymer is delighted to announce, on the day that the global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! celebrates its 23rd birthday in London, the extension of its booking period to Sunday 5 March 2023 at London’s Novello Theatre, with tickets now on sale.

MAMMA MIA! Announces Booking Extension On Its London Birthday Photo MAMMA MIA! Announces Booking Extension On Its London Birthday
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2022

On the day that the global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! celebrates its 23rd birthday in London, the extension of its booking period to Sunday 5 March 2023 at London's Novello Theatre, with tickets now on sale.

Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Katie Webber will step into the role of 'Rhonda'¬†in Broadway's TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL beginning Tuesday, April 12 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street).

BWW Feature: DISNEY'S ALADDIN EN COME FROM AWAY GROOTSTE KANSHEBBERS MUSICAL AWARDS 2 Photo BWW Feature: DISNEY'S ALADDIN EN COME FROM AWAY GROOTSTE KANSHEBBERS MUSICAL AWARDS 2022!
by Chantal Kunst - Mar 25, 2022

De Stichting Musical Awards is verheugd vandaag mede te delen dat de genomineerden voor de Musical Awards 2022 bekend zijn. De afgelopen maanden bezocht de vakjury, bestaande uit Jon van Eerd, Hilde Scholten, Arno Gelder, Dianne Zuidema, Joy Kreiken, Maurice Luttikhuis, Michiel de Regt, Henri√ętte Tol en Rennie Rijpma alle producties. Na vakkundig beraad hebben zij hun nominaties bekend gemaakt. Disney's Aladdin en Come From Away zijn beiden met 12 nominaties het meest vertegenwoordigd direct gevolgd door Rocky Horror Show met 11 nominaties. Ook dit jaar kan het publiek bepalen welke musical van het afgelopen seizoen, volgens hen, de beste is via de Leukstetickets.nl Publieksprijs voor Beste Musical. Publiek kan sinds begin maart hun stem uitbrengen op leukstetickets.nl. De prijsuitreiking vindt plaats op 28 april 2022 in RTM Stage, de grote theaterzaal van Rotterdam Ahoy en wordt om 20.35 uur live uitgezonden door AVROTROS op NPO1. Het gala wordt gepresenteerd door Frits Sissing. Kaarten voor het gala zijn vanaf aanstaande maandag te koop via eventim.nl

Photos: See Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & More in New Images From TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSI Photo Photos: See Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & More in New Images From TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2022

TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, starring¬†Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, is currently on Broadway at the¬†Lunt-Fontanne Theater¬†(205 W 46th Street).

VIDEO: MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 9000 Performances in London Photo VIDEO: MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 9000 Performances in London
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2022

Today marks the 9000th performance in London's West End of MAMMA MIA! To celebrate the occasion, an all new video has been released.

Mark Thompson Videos

VIDEO: MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 9000 Performances in London VideoVIDEO: MAMMA MIA! Celebrates 9000 Performances in London
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2022

Today marks the 9000th performance in London's West End of MAMMA MIA! To celebrate the occasion, an all new video has been released.

VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & TINA Cast Perform on the WENDY SHOW VideoVIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & TINA Cast Perform on the WENDY SHOW
by Michael Major - Dec 9, 2021

Nkeki Obi-Melekwe and the cast of Tina: the Tina Turner Musical took to the stage on the Wendy Show this morning to perform 'Proud Mary'. Obi-Melekwe was later joined by guest-hosts Leah Remini and Michele Visage for an interview after the performance.

VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021

Watch Nkeki Obi-Melekwe make her national television debut as Tina Turner with the cast of TINA: The Musical, performing a medley of 'Nutbush City Limits' and 'Proud Mary' this morning on Good Morning America.

VIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

PBS NewsHour correspondent Karla Murthy recently sat down with the show's writer and members of the cast, including Tony-award winner Adrienne Warren, to talk about the show and Tina Turner's journey to become one of the most celebrated recording artists in history.

VIDEO: Go Inside MAMMA MIA!'s Re-Opening Night at The Novello Theatre! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside MAMMA MIA!'s Re-Opening Night at The Novello Theatre!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 27, 2021

MAMMA MIA! is back on stage! The production began performances on 25 August 2021 at London's Novello Theatre. MAMMA MIA!, now in its 23rd year, is currently booking until 2 April 2022. 

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA VideoVIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Ahead of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical's official opening on Broadway November 7, the cast of the musical stopped by Good Morning America to give audiences a sneak peak!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview VideoVIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2019

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical officially begins previews tonight on Broadway. Tina herself is giving the show a shoutout in an all new video.

VIDEO: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep, Mountain High' at the Oli VideoVIDEO: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep, Mountain High' at the Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

It was just announced that Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is headed for Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre this fall!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Talks TINA The Musical VideoVIDEO: Tina Turner Talks TINA The Musical
by Alan Henry - Feb 25, 2019

Last month over 200,000 new tickets were released for sale for TINA - THE Tina TURNER MUSICAL, the show based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner, with bookings now being taken at the Aldwych Theatre to Saturday 21 December 2019.

VIDEO: Adrienne Warren Premieres 'River Deep ‚Ä" Mountain High' from TINA - THE TINA  VideoVIDEO: Adrienne Warren Premieres 'River Deep ‚Ä" Mountain High' from TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2019

The first single from the upcoming TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL cast album is released today, to download and stream featuring Adrienne Warren performing the iconic song 'River Deep - Mountain High.' Warren, who has played the role in the hit West End production since its world premiere, is featured on an accompanying music video of the single also released today. Watch the music video below!


Mark Thompson Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Mark Thompson been nominated for?
Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Best Costume Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Best Costume Design (Olivier Awards) for Charlie And The Chocolate Factory , Best Set Design (Olivier Awards) for Charlie And The Chocolate Factory , Best Set Design (Olivier Awards) for One Man, Two Guvnors , Best Costume Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for One Man, Two Guvnors , Best Scenic Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for One Man, Two Guvnors , Best Costume Design (Olivier Awards) for London Assurance , Best Costume Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for La Bête , Best Set Design (Olivier Awards) for England People Very Nice , Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Bombay Dreams , Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Bombay Dreams , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Bombay Dreams , Best Costume Design (Olivier Awards) for Bombay Dreams , Outstanding Scenic Design (The Lortels) for The Unexpected Man , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Blue Room , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for Art , Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Arcadia , Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Arcadia , Best Scenic Design (Tony Awards) for Arcadia , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for Hysteria , Best Costume Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Comedy Of Errors , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Comedy Of Errors, RSC , Best Costume Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Wind In The Willows , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Wind In The Willows Designer of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Wizard Of Oz and Designer of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Measure For Measure .

What awards has Mark Thompson won?
Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Best Costume Design (Olivier Awards) for Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Bombay Dreams, Outstanding Set Designs - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Bombay Dreams, Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for Hysteria , Best Costume Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Comedy Of Errors Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Comedy Of Errors, RSCand Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Wind In The Willows.