Cameron Mackintosh Biography (1946-)

Full name, Cameron Anthony Mackintosh; born October 17, 1946, in Enfield, Middlesex, England; son of Ian Robert (a jazz trumpeter and timber merchant) andDiana Gladys (a production secretary; maiden name, Tonna) Mackintosh. Addresses: Contact: c/o 1 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA, England; 1650 Broadway, Suite 800, New York, NY 10019-6833.

Nationality
British
Gender
Male
Occupation
Theatre producer
Birth Details
October 17, 1946
Enfield, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Producer
  • Little Woman, Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre, London, 1967
  • The Reluctant Debutante, Henley, England, 1967
  • Anything Goes, Saville Theatre, London, 1969
  • Trelawney, Sadler's Wells Theatre, then Prince of Wales Theatre, both London, 1972
  • The Card, Queen's Theatre, London, 1973
  • Relatively Speaking, Canada, 1974
  • Winnie the Pooh, Phoenix Theatre, London, 1974 and 1975
  • Owl and the Pussycat Went to See, Westminster Theatre, London, 1975
  • Little Whiff of Windsor, South Africa, 1975
  • Godspell, Phoenix Theatre, 1975, then Her Majesty's Theatre, 1977,later Shaftsbury Theatre, then Duke of York's Theatre, all London, 1978
  • Side by Side by Sondheim, Wyndham's Theatre, then Garrick Theatre,both London, 1976
  • Side by Side by Sondheim, Canada, 1976, then Ireland, 1977
  • Lauder, South Africa, 1976, then Australia, later New Zealand, 1977
  • Diary of a Madam, Phoenix Theatre, 1977
  • After Shave, Apollo Theatre, London, 1977
  • Out on a Limb, Vaudeville Theatre, London, 1977
  • Oliver!, Albery Theatre, 1977-1980, later Aldwych Theatre, both London, 1983
  • Gingerbread Man, Old Vic Theatre, London, 1978
  • My Fair Lady, Adelphi Theatre, London, 1979
  • Gingerbread Man, Old Vic Theatre, 1979, then Royalty Theatre, 1980, later Westminster Theatre, all London, 1981
  • Tomfoolery, Criterion Theatre, London, 1980
  • Top of the Gate, New York City, 1981
  • Jeeves Takes Charge, Fortune Theatre, London, 1981
  • (With Hinks Shimberg) Tomfoolery, Ireland, 1981, then Village GateUpstairs, New York City, 1981-1982, then South Africa, 1982
  • (With the Really Useful Company and the Shubert Organization) Cats, New London Theatre, London, 1981-, then (also with David Geffen) Winter Garden Theatre, New York City, 1982-
  • Song and Dance, Palace Theatre, London, 1982, then Australia, 1983
  • My Fair Lady, Canada, 1982
  • Oklahoma!, Australia, 1982
  • Oliver!, Scandinavia, 1982, then Canada, 1983, later Australia, 1984
  • (With WPA Theatre, David Geffen, and the Shubert Organization) LittleShop of Horrors, WPA Theatre, New York City, 1982, then Orpheum Theatre,New York City, 1982-1987
  • Blondel, Old Vic Theatre, then Aldwych Theatre, 1983
  • Abbacadabra, Lyric-Hammersmith Theatre, London, 1983
  • Little Shop of Horrors, Comedy Theatre, London, 1983, then South Africa, 1984
  • The Boyfriend, Old Vic Theatre, 1984, then Albery Theatre, 1985
  • (With Carole J. Shorenstein, James M. Nederlander, and the Southbrook Group) Oliver!, Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, 1984
  • (With the Shubert Organization, F. W. M. Producing Group, and the ReallyUseful Company) Song and Dance, Royale Theatre, New York City, 1985-1986
  • (With Royal Shakespeare Co.) Les miserables, Palace Theatre, London, 1985-, then Broadway Theatre, New York City, 1987-1990, then Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1990-
  • The Phantom of the Opera, Her Majesty's Theatre, 1986-, then Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1988-
  • Follies, 1989
  • Miss Saigon, Drury Lane Theatre, London, 1989-, then Broadway Theatre, 1991-
  • (With others) Five Guys Named Moe, Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York City, 1992-1993
  • (With others) Carousel, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1994-1995
  • The Fix, Donmar Warehouse Theatre, London, 1997
  • Just So, Goodspeed Opera House, East Haddam, CT, 1998
  • (With others) Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, Lyceum Theatre, London, 1998
  • Swan Lake, Neil Simon Theatre, New York City, 1998
  • (With others) Martin Guerre, Prince Edward Theatre, London, 1998,then West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds, England, 1999
  • Witches of Eastwick, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 2000-2001
  • Putting It Together, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1999-2000
  • Oklahoma!, Gershwin Theatre, New York City, 2002-
  • Also produced various productions of Cats, Phantom of the Opera, and Les miserables throughout the world.
  • Major Tours
  • Producer
  • Cats, U.S. cities, 1983-
  • Little Woman, British cities, 1967
  • Murder at the Vicarage, British cities, 1969
  • Rebecca, British cities, 1969
  • At Home with the Dales, British cities, 1970
  • Salad Days, British cities, 1972
  • Butley, British cities, 1973
  • Winnie the Pooh, British cities, 1973-1974
  • Time and Time Again, British cities, 1974
  • An Inspector Calls, British cities, 1974
  • Private Lives, British cities, 1974
  • Bell, Book and Candle, British cities, 1974
  • Relatively Speaking, British cities, 1974-1975
  • The Owl and the Pussycat Went to See, British cities, 1974, 1975,and 1976
  • Godspell, British cities, 1974-1980
  • A Merry Whiff of Windsor, British cities, 1975
  • Beyond the Fringe, British cities, 1975
  • Rock Nativity, British cities, 1975
  • So Who Needs Marriage, British cities, 1975
  • John, Paul, George and Ringo, British cities, 1975-1976
  • Touch of Spring, British cities, 1976
  • Virginia Woolf, British cities, 1976
  • Lauder, British cities, 1976
  • Oliver!, British cities, 1977 and 1983
  • Side by Side by Sondheim, British cities, 1978-1979
  • My Fair Lady, British cities, 1978 and 1981-1982
  • Gingerbread Man, British cities, 1979
  • Rocky Horror Show, British cities, 1979-1980
  • Oklahoma!, British cities, 1980
  • Also producer of touring productions of Cats, Phantom of the Opera, and Les miserables worldwide.
  • Stage Manager
  • Oliver!, British cities, 1965
  • Film Appearances
  • Himself, Stage by Stage: Les miserables, 1988
  • Himself, Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There (documentary; also known as Broadway: The Golden Age), 2002
  • Film Work
  • Producer, Les miserables in Concert, 1995
  • Original stage producer, Cats (also known as Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Cats"), PolyGram Video, 1998
  • Television Appearances
  • Specials
  • Bob Hope Lampoons Show Business, NBC, 1990
  • Presenter, The 50th Annual Tony Awards, 1996
  • Himself, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, PBS, 1998
  • Miniseries
  • Himself, Changing Stages, BBC and PBS, 2000
  • Television Work
  • Producer, "Les miserables" in Concert, PBS, 1996
  • Producer, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, PBS, 1998
  • Stage producer, Putting It Together, Broadway Television Network,2001
  • WRITINGS
  • Plays
  • (With Robin Ray) Adaptor, Tomfoolery, Village Gate Upstairs, 1981-1982

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Hollywood Reporter, September 21, 1989
    • New York Times, December 7, 1986; September 17, 1989; January 10,1990
    • Playboy, March 31, 2002, p. 15
    • Time, April 22, 1991
    • Variety, August 15, 1990; March 10, 1997, p. 48; January 26, 1998,p. 73; June 15, 1998, p. 111; November 2, 1998, p. 59; February 22, 1999, p.157; June 10, 2002, p. 55; July 15, 2002, p. 43; October 14, 2002, p. 41

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