ROBIN WAGNER

Scenic Designer

Robin has been designing for Broadway and theatres around the world for more than thirty years. Included in his work have been the London set designs for CRAZY FOR YOU, CITY OF ANGELS, CHESS, 42nd STREET, ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, A CHORUS LINE, PROMISES PROMISES, and HAIR. Other Broadway designs include THE LIFE, SIDESHOW, ANGELS IN AMERICA, JELLY'S LAST JAM, JEROME ROBBINS BROADWAY, CHESS, SONG AND DANCE, LENNY AND THE GREAT WHITE HOPE. His most recent work, KRISTINA FRAN DUVEMALA by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus is playing in Stockholm. His other theatrical work ranges from Off-Broadway and regional theatre productions to Ballet, rock and roll and grand opera, including the Metropolitan, Vienna State, Hamburg State, Royal Swedish Opera, Royal Opera at Covent Garden and the New York City Ballet. He is the recipient of the Antoinette Perry (Tony) Award for his scenic designs of  ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY and CITY OF ANGELS and a nominee for many others. Other honours include four Desk Drama Awards , Outer Critics' Circle, Lumen and Maharam Awards. He has served on the Theatre Advisory Committee for the NY International Festival of  the Arts, as a Trustee of the New York Shakespeare Festival, and he has taught in the graduate theatre arts program at Columbia University. Mr Wagner is also Senior Vice-President of The Design Edge, a commercial design organisation specialising in corporate exhibitions.