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Gregg Barnes

Gregg Barnes

American costume designer
Gregg Barnes
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro American costume designer
Is Fashion designer Costume designer
From United States of America
Type Fashion
Gender male
Education
New York University Tisch School of the Arts
Awards
Tony Award for Best Costume Design in a Musical 2006
Tony Award for Best Costume Design in a Musical 2012
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Biography

Gregg Barnes is an American costume designer for stage and film. Barnes is a two-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Costume Design for his work on the Broadway productions of The Drowsy Chaperone (2006) and Follies (2011).

Education

Barnes has a MFA in Design from NYU and an undergraduate degree from San Diego University.

Career

Barnes grew up in the San Diego, California, area and credits seeing the ice shows, the circus, and a production of As You Like It in San Diego as a youth as inspiring him. He also worked at Grossmont College in the Costume Department with such talents as: Clark Mires (Costume and Make Up Instructor at Grossmont College) James "Biff" Baker ("Elements of Stagecraft"; Alfred Publishing Co., Inc. 1978) and Rebecca McKee (Couturier to France Chretien, Daughter of Canadian Prime Minister, Jean Chretien. And International Wedding Dress Designer). He taught at New York University in the Graduate School for 20 years. He was the resident costume designer for the Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn, New Jersey.

Broadway credits

  • Side Show (1997)
  • Flower Drum Song (2002)
  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (2005)
  • The Drowsy Chaperone (2006)
  • Legally Blonde (2007)
  • To Be Or Not To Be (2008)
  • Bye Bye Birdie (2009)
  • Elf the Musical (2010)
  • Follies (2011)
  • Elf the Musical (2012)
  • Kinky Boots (2013)
  • Aladdin (2014)
  • Something Rotten! (2015)
  • Tuck Everlasting (2016)
  • Mean Girls (2017)

Other credits

  • Kathy and Mo Show (Westside Arts Theater, New York City, 1989)
  • Cinderella (New York City Opera, 1993)
  • The Merry Widow (New York City Opera, 1996; also televised)
  • You Never Know (Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn, New Jersey, 1996)
  • Follies (Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn, New Jersey, 1998)
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (National tour, 2001)
  • Princess Classics on Ice (Disney on Ice tour, 2002)
  • The Radio City Christmas Spectacular (2003)
  • Lucky Duck (Old Globe Theatre, San Diego, California, 2004)
  • On the Record (US tour, 2004)
  • Allegro (Signature Theatre, Arlington, Virginia, 2004; Helen Hayes Award)
  • Disney Live! Winnie the Pooh (Beacon Theatre, New York City, 2005)
  • Mame (Kennedy Center, 2006)
  • Follies (Encores!, 2007)
  • Minsky's (Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, California, 2009)
  • Follies (Kennedy Center, 2011)
  • "Iceploration", Busch Gardens Tampa, FL (February 2, 2012), Theme Park
  • Dreamgirls, Savoy Theatre, London (November 2016)

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2003 Tony Award Best Costume Design Flower Drum Song Nominated
2006 Best Costume Design in a Musical The Drowsy Chaperone Won
Drama Desk Award Outstanding Costume Design Won
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Costume Design Won
2007 Tony Award Best Costume Design in a Musical Legally Blonde Nominated
2012 Follies Won
Drama Desk Award Outstanding Costume Design Won
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Costume Design Nominated
2013 Tony Award Best Costume Design in a Musical Kinky Boots Nominated
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Choreography Nominated
2014 Aladdin Nominated
2015 Tony Award Best Costume Design in a Musical Something Rotten! Nominated
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Choreography Nominated
2016 Tony Award Best Costume Design in a Musical Tuck Everlasting Nominated
2017 WhatsOnStage Award Best Costume Design Aladdin Won
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