Brian Thomson Biography

 
Birth Place:
Sydney, AUSTRALIA
Bio:
Born and educated in Sydney, Australia Brian studied architecture before venturing into theatre design. He was invited to London to design Jesus Christ Superstar at the Palace Theatre then designed the original productions of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the cult movie The Rocky Horror Picture ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Sydney, AUSTRALIA

Bio:
Born and educated in Sydney, Australia Brian studied architecture before venturing into theatre design. He was invited to London to design Jesus Christ Superstar at the Palace Theatre then designed the original productions of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the cult movie The Rocky Horror Picture ... (read complete bio)

Born and educated in Sydney, Australia Brian studied architecture before venturing into theatre design. He was invited to London to design Jesus Christ Superstar at the Palace Theatre then designed the original productions of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the cult movie The Rocky Horror Picture Show before returning to Sydney as Associate Director of the Sydney Theatre Company. For Broadway he designed The King and I (Tony Award) and Dame Edna Back With A Vengeance. He designed the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games closing Ceremony, designs the Sydney New Years Eve Bridge Effect and was awarded an Order Of Australia (AM) in 2005.

Brian Thomson Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Olivier Awards - 2001 - Best Set Designer
Brian Thomson, The King And I
 
Tony Awards - 1996 - Best Scenic Design Gold Star
Brian Thomson, The King and I