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John Wyckham Biography (1926-)
Born John Sucking, May 18, 1926, in Solihull, England; son of Walter Scofield(a surveyor) and Garth Mary (Blackwell) Suckling; married Mary Preston, 1955(divorced, 1966); married Margaret Llewellyn (a film director), July 12, 1967; children: Julia Mary (second marriage). Addresses: OFFICE--John Wyckham Associates, Hyde Court Lower Road, Bookham, Leatherhead KT23 4ED, Surrey, England.
- Birth Details
- May 18, 1926
- Solihull, England
- FIRST STAGE WORK--Stage manager, 1950.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK; LIGHTING DESIGNER
- (Also set designer) Beyond the Fringe, John Golden Theatre, New York City, 1962.
- Oliver!, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1963.
- Also stage manager and director, Blackpool Summer Spectaculars, Blackpool, U.K., 1951-54; stage manager and director, Emile Littler Pantomimes, Londonand other U.K. cities, 1951-61; and lighting designer for several hundred other productions including Beyond the Fringe, The Devils!, Oliver!, Robert andElizabeth, and The Shaughraun, all in London; King Lear, in London and Paris; The Comedy of Errors, Royal Shakespeare Company; and Troilus and Cressida.
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