Bob Crowley

Bob Crowley


For the National Theatre: over 20 productions, including The Hard Problem, People, Collaborators, Travelling LightJuno and the Paycock (also Abbey, Dublin), The Habit of Art, The Power of Yes, Phèdre, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Gethsemane, The Year of Magical Thinking (also Broadway), Fram (also co-directed), The History Boys (also on Broadway), His Girl Friday and Mourning Becomes Electra

For the RSC: more than 25 productions, including Les Liaisons Dangereuses and The Plantagenets.

In London's West End: The Audience, Once (also Broadway), Mary Poppins (also Broadway), Love Never Dies

On Broadway: Tarzan (also in Germany and the Netherlands), Paul Simon’s The Capeman, The Sweet Smell Of Success, and Disney’s Aida and Aladdin (also in Toronto), The Glass Menagerie

Other credits include: Into the Woods, Orpheus Descending, The Dark Earth and Light Sky, Disney's The Little Mermaid, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Pavane, Anastasia, Don Carlos, La Traviata, The Magic Flute, The Cunning Little Vixen, The Coast of Utopia, Carousel, The Seagull


Othello, Tales from HollywoodSuddenly Last SummerThe Crucible  (Costume Design)


Once – Tony Award

Mary Poppins – Tony Award

The Plantagenets – Olivier Award

The History Boys – Tony Award


He is a recipient of the Royal Designer for Industry Award and the 2009 Robert LB Tobin Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatrical Design at the TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards in New York.


Published January 2015