Wicked Set Designer
About Eugene :
Eugene Lee was born in 1939. Since then he has achieved many great things. Originally from Beloit, Wisconsin, he attended Beloit Memorial High School. He has been a designer at Trinity Rep since 1967. He has BFA degrees from the Art Institute of Chicago and Carnegie Mellon University. He was also was given an MFA from Yale Drama School and three honorary Ph.Ds.
Eugene Lee has been award with three Tony Awards for Bernstein's Candide (1974), Sondheim's Sweeney Todd (1979), and Wicked (2004). He was also award with the American Theatre Wing's Design Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, Drama Desk Award, Lucille Lortel Award, Elliot Norton Award and Pell Award. Eugene has recently been added into the Theatre Hall of Fame.
Along with Wicked, Eugene has designed sets for other theatre productions, this includes The Pirate Queen, Alice in Wonderland, The Normal Heart, Sweeney Todd, Ragtime, Uncle Vanya, Ruby Sunrise and Show Boat. Eugene has designed over 24 different sets for theatre productions. He has also done many film designs such as, Coppola's Hammett, Huston's Mr. North and Malle's Vanya on 42nd Street. He is also the production designer for Saturday Night Live.
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