William George (Will) BOWEN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1957-10-30
Education Marlborough (jr scholarship), Balliol Coll Oxford (BA, DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations mathematics, landscape, natural history, photography, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Will Bowen, Esq
Career stage designer; res chemist Borax Consolidation Ltd 1975-79; fndr Almeida Theatre Islington (with Pierre Audi and Chris Naylor 1979); set builder Oxford Playhouse Co 1979-82; memb: SBTD 2000, Royal Inst 2004; >ir< as prodn carpenter: Camelot (Apollo Victoria Theatre London) 1982, The Boyfriend (Old Vic and UK tour) 1984, Guys & Dolls (NT UK tour) 1985; as prodn mangr: Charley's Aunt (Aldwych Theatre) 1983, Trumpets & Raspberries (The Phoenix Theatre) 1984, The Nerd (Aldwych Theatre) 1984, Torch Song Trilogy (Albery Theatre) 1985, Kiss Me Kate (Old Vic and UK tour) 1987, Henry IV (nat tour) 1990, The Rehearsal (Garrick Theatre) 1990; as design co-ordinator: Phantom of the Opera (Her Majesty's Theatre) 1986, Aspects of Love (Prince of Wales Theatre) 1989, The Hunting of the Snark (Prince Edward Theatre) 1991, Oliver! (Palladium Theatre) 1994; as tech designer: The Wind in the Willows (NT) 1990, Sunset Boulevard (Adelphi Theatre) 1993, Jesus Christ Superstar (Lyceum Theatre) 1996, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Palladium Theatre) 2002, His Dark Mateials (NT) 2003; as theatre designer: Waking Hours (Lyric Hammersmith) 1984, Born in the Gardens (Questors Theatre) 1988, Under Milk Wood 1992, Julius Caesar (NYT) 1992, Helping Harry 2001; as musical designer: Days of Hope (Oxford Playhouse and Hampstead Theatre) 1991, Girlfriends (Arts Theatre) 1992, Romance/Romance (Gielgud Theatre) 1997, The Canterville Ghost (Northcott Theatre Exeter) 1998, Peter Pan (Royal Festival Hall) 2002; as comedy designer: Rowan Atkinson (also designer and prodn mangr, West End, Broadway and world tours) 1980-92, Mel Smith & Griff Rhys Jones (Cabaret) 1983, Eddie Izzard (West End and UK tour) 1996, One Word Improv (Albery Theatre) 1997, Derren Brown (Palace Theatre) 2004, (Cambridge Theatre) 2005, (UK tour) 2007, (Garrick Theatre) 2008, (Adelphi Theatre) 2009 and (Shaftesbury Theatre) 2011; as concert designer: Fairuz (Royal Festival Hall) 1986, John Harle (Queen Elizabeth Hall) 1987, The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber (Seville) 1992; as lighting designer: Rowan Atkinson (UK tour) 1983-88, John Harle's Berliner Band (London and Aldeburgh) 1986-90, Ute Lemper (Barbican Concert Hall) 1990; as theatre conslt: Royal Albert Hall (stage extension project) 1992, Soho Theatre London 1996-98, Olivier Environment (NT) 1999, Abbey Theatre Dublin 2007; as theatre building designer: Combe Barns 1987, Sydmonton Court 1991, Great Offley Barns 1995, Lyttelton Theatre Transformation (NT) 2002; >ir< Evenings at Combe 1987-2006, Don Pasquale (Holland Park 1997), La Fedelta Premiata (Guidhall) 1997, La Traviata (Stowe Opera) 1997, Lucia di Lammermoor (Stowe Opera) 1998, Carmen (Clonter Opera 1998), Il Tabarro (Clonter Opera) 1999, Falstaff (British Youth Opera (BYO)) 1999, The Barber of Seville (BYO) 1999, May We Borrow Your Husband (Lichfield Festival) 1999, Don Pasquale (Clonter Opera) 1999, Seraglio (BYO) 2000, Xerxes (BYO) 2000, The Rape of Lucretia (BYO) 2000, Carmen (Holland Park Opera) 2001, Bevenuto Cellini (Bloomsbury Theatre) 2002, Suor Anjelica (Holland Park) 2002, I Pagliacci (Holland Park) 2002, Macbeth (Icelandic Opera) 2003, Norma (Holland Park) 2004, La Fanciulla del West (Holland Park) 2004, Tosca (Icelandic Opera) 2005, La Bohème (Icelandic Opera) 2012; >ir< Comic Relief 1986, Hysteria 1989, Rowan Atkinson HBO Special 1991, Derren Brown - Something Wicked This Way Comes 2006, The Story of Music (BBC) 2011; >ir< The Girl in the Red Dress 2002
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Food and drink etiquette

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