Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Alan Tagg Biography (1928-2002)
Born April 13, 1928, in Sutton-in-Ashfield, England; son of Thomas Bertram and Edith Annie (Hufton) Tagg. Addresses: OFFICE--19 Parsons Green, London SW6 4UL, England.
- Birth Details
- April 13, 1928
- Sutton-in-Ashfield, England
- Death Details
- November 4, 2002
- London, England
- FIRST STAGE WORK--Set designer, The River Line, London, 1952.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK; ALL AS SET DESIGNER UNLESS INDICATED
- Costume designer, Julius Caesar, Old Vic Theatre, London, 1955.
- Look Back in Anger, Lyceum Theatre, New York City, 1957.
- All in Good Time, Royale Theatre, New York City, 1965.
- Trelawny of the Wells, Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester, U.K., 1965.
- The Fighting Cock, The Clandestine Marriage, The Cherry Orchard, Macbeth,all Chichester Festival Theatre, 1966.
- Black Comedy, National Theatre, London, 1966, then Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1967.
- The Cherry Orchard, National Theatre, 1973.
- The Director of the Opera, Dandy Dick, both Chichester Festival Theatre,1973.
- Confusions, Globe Theatre, London, 1976.
- Donkey's Years, Apollo Theatre, London, 1976.
- Same Time Next Year, Prince of Wales Theatre, London, 1976.
- Whose Life Is It, Anyway?, Mermaid Theatre, London, then Trafalgar Theatre, New York City, both 1978.
- The Millionairess, Haymarket Theatre, London, 1978.
- Alice's Boys, Savoy Theatre, London, 1978.
- Joking Apart, Globe Theatre, 1979.
- Bent, Royal Court Theatre, then Criterion Theatre, both London, 1979.
- Middle Age Spread, Lyric Theatre, London, 1979.
- Not Now Darling, Savoy Theatre, London, 1979.
- Whose Life Is It, Anyway?, Wilshire Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 1980, thenMorris Mechanic Theatre, Baltimore, MD, 1981.
- Corpse, Helen Hayes Theatre, New York City, 1986.
- Set designer, all in London unless indicated: The Burning Glass, Waitingfor Gillian, Both Ends Meet, Simon and Laura, and Bell, Book and Candle, all1954.
- The Merchant of Venice, Stratford-on-Avon, U.K., 1956.
- Look Back in Anger, Cards of Identity, both 1956.
- The Member of the Wedding, The Entertainer, both 1957.
- Live Like Pigs, New York City, 1958.
- The Long and the Short and the Tall, One More River, both 1959.
- A Majority of One, Billy Liar, The Geese Are Getting Fat, all 1960.
- JB, Time and Yellow Roses, The American Dream, The Death of Bessie Smith,The Fire Raisers, all 1961.
- Play with a Tiger, Plays for England, and England, Our England, all 1962.
- Trap for a Lonely Man, Kelly's Eye, The Albatross, all 1963.
- A Cuckoo in the Nest, 1964.
- Meals on Wheels, 1965.
- Belcher's Luck, 1966.
- Halfway up the Tree, 1967.
- Spitting Image, Mr. and Mrs., both 1968.
- Come as You Are, After Haggerty, London Assurance, How the Other Half Loves, Mrs. Warren's Profession, all 1970.
- Dear Antoine, London, then Chichester Festival Theatre, both 1971.
- Straight Up, 1971.
- Alpha Beta, Hedda Gabler, Time and Time Again, all 1972.
- Absurd Person Singular, 1973.
- The Constant Wife, London, then New York City, 1973.
- London Assurance, New York City, 1974.
- Alphabetical Order, The Gay Lord Quex, The Bed Before Yesterday, The SeaGull, The Return of A.J. Raffles, all 1975.
- Candida, Waters of the Moon, both 1977.
- Sisterly Feelings, Taking Steps, both 1980.
- Moving, Arms and the Man, both 1981.
- Way Upstream, 1982.
- Corpse, London, 1984.
- A Chorus of Disapproval, The Corn Is Green, The Philanthropist, all 1985.
- Tons of Money, 1986.
- A View from the Bridge, A Small Family Business, Lettice and Lovage, all1987.
- Also designed shows for theatres in Europe and Australia.
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