John Forsyth GUNTER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1938-10-31
Education Bryanston, Central Sch of Art and Design
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Style John Gunter, Esq
Career retired theatre designer; head of Theatre Dept Central Sch of Art and Design 1974-82, head of design RNT 1988-90, assoc designer RNT; resident designer Sir Peter Hall Company: Old Vic 1997-, Picadilly Theatre 1998; FRSA 1982; >ir< 28 prodns Royal Court Theatre 1965-66 incl: D H Lawrence Trilogy, Saved, The Contractor, The Philanthropist, West of Suez, Inadmissible Evidence; RSC: Juno and the Paycock, All's Well that Ends Well (Broadway 1983), Mephisto 1986, Love's Labour's Lost 1993 and 1995, Christmas Carol 1994, Twelfth Night 1994, Julius Caesar 1995, Troilus and Cressida; RNT: Guys and Dolls (SWET Award Best Designer, revival 1996), The Rivals, The Beggar's Opera, Wild Honey (SWET Award Best Designer), The Government Inspector, Bay at Nice, Wrecked Eggs, The Seagull, Long Days Journey Into Night 1991, The Devil's Disciple 1994, Absolute Hell 1995, Skylight (also West End and Broadway) 1995; West End: Comedians, Stevie, The Old Country, Rose, Made in Bangkok, High Society, Mrs Klein, Secret Rapture, Piaf (Piccadilly) 1993, School for Wives 1996, Speed-The-Plow, Collected Stories 2000, Japes 2001, God Only Knows 2001, Lady Windermere's Fan 2001; Sir Peter Hall Co Repertory Season (Los Angeles USA) 1999; Macbeth (Sydney Theatre Co) 1999, Heartbreak House (Chichester) 2000, Front Page (Chichester) 2002, Mrs Warren's Profession (2002), Anything Goes (RNT, 2003), Love's Labour's Lost (RNT, 2003), Sir Peter Hall Season Bath 2003, Hamlet (Old Vic) 2004, George Dillon (Comedy Theatre) 2005, The Old Country (Trafalgar Studios) 2006, Jeffrey Barnard is Unwell (Garrick Theatre) 2006; >ir< incl: The Greek Passion (WNO), Faust (ENO), Peter Grimes (Teatro Colon Buenos Aries), The Meistersinger (Cologne), Un Ballo in Maschera (Sydney Opera House), The Turn of the Screw (Munich), Macbeth (Leeds), Norma (Scottish Opera), Attila (Opera North) 1990, Marriage of Figaro (Salzburg Festival Opera) 1991, Madame Butterfly (Los Angeles Opera) 1991, The Flying Dutchman (Royal Opera House) 1992, West Side Story (Victoria State Opera), Figaro (Glyndebourne) 1994, Don Quixote (ENO) 1994, Don Quixote (ENO, Victoria State Opera 1995) 1994, Samson et Dalila (Opera Aust) 1996, Simon Boccanegra (Royal Opera House) 1997 and (Canadian Opera Toronto) 2009, Mephistopheles (ENO and Buenos Aires) 1999, Otello (Glyndebourne and Chicago) 2001 and (San Francisco Opera) 2009, Ernani (Reisopera Netherlands) 2002, Romeo et Juliette (LA Opera) 2005, Sir John in Love (ENO) 2006, Don Carlo (LA Opera) 2006; for Sir Peter Hall Glyndebourne: Albert Herring, La Traviata 1987, Falstaff 1988, Simon Boccanegra (also Washington DC) 1998, Romeo and Juliette (LA) 2005, Peter Grimes (Salzberg) 2005; for Trevor Nunn Glyndebourne: Peter Grimes 1992, Porgy and Bess (Emmy Award 1994)
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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