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John Bury (I) (1925–2000)

John Bury was born on January 27, 1925 in Aberystwyth, Wales. He was a production designer and costume designer, known for Salome (1992), Carmen (1987) and Orfeo ed Euridice (1982). He was married to Elizabeth Duffield and Margaret Greenwood. He died on November 12, 2000 in Gloucestershire, England. See full bio »

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Salome Production Designer
Carmen Production Designer
Orfeo ed Euridice
Orfeo ed Euridice Production Designer
The Homecoming
The Homecoming Production Designer


Hide Hide Show Show Production designer (15 credits)
 1992 Salome (TV Movie)
 1987 Carmen (TV Movie)
 1985 Carmen (TV Movie)
 1984 L'incoronazione di Poppea (TV Movie)
 1984 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1982 Orfeo ed Euridice (TV Movie)
 1981/II A Midsummer Night's Dream (TV Movie)
 1980 Beethoven's Fidelio (TV Movie)
 1978 Cosi fan tutte (TV Movie)
 1978 Don Giovanni (TV Movie)
 1974 The Marriage of Figaro (TV Movie)
 1965 The Wars of the Roses (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- The Inheritance (1965)
Show Show Costume designer (10 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (3 credits)
Show Show Visual effects (1 credit)
Show Show Set decorator (1 credit)
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He designed Lionel Bart's musical, "Fings Ain't Wot They Used To Be", at the Garrick Theatre in London, England with Miriam Karlin, James Booth, Wallas Eaton, Glynn Edwards, Barbara Windsor, Toni Palmer, Yootha Joyce and George Sewell in the cast. Joan Littlewood was the producer. See more »

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In 1981, won two Tony Awards out of three record-breaking nominations for the same production, "Amadeus;" winning as Best Scenic Designer and Best Lighting Designer, while losing as Best Costume Designer. This coup followed five previous nominations: in 1967, as Best Scenic Designer for "The Homecoming;" in 1971, as Best Scenic Designer for "The Rothschilds;" in 1972, as both Best Scenic Designer... See more »

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