Mark Bailey

Set and Costume Design

Mark has designed over 200 productions for theatre, opera and ballet in Britain, Europe, Asia and North America.

Designs for ballet include: Nijinsky – God of the Dance (Slovak National Ballet); The Snow Queen (English National Ballet, National Ballet of Lithuania, Vienna Staatsballett, Czech National Ballet); Melody on the Move (English National Ballet); Sleeping Beauty (Hong Kong Ballet); A Time There Was (Tivoli Ballet, Copenhagen); L’Arlesienne (English National Ballet School); Varii Capricci for Sir Peter Wright’s 80th birthday. Opera designs include: Madame Butterfly (Nevill Holt/Grange Park); Carmen (ROH, Linbury Studio); Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Los Angeles Opera); Ariadne Auf Naxos (Maggio Musicale Florence/Opera de Lausanne).

Other work includes:The Outliers Season (The Other Room, Cardiff); Treasure Island (Birmingham Rep); Macbeth, Hamlet, King Lear (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre); All My Sons, Hamlet, As You Like It, Cyrano De Bergerac (Theatr Clwyd as Associate Artist); Travels With My Aunt (Citz Glasgow);The Glenn Miller Story, Ghost the MusicalSave the Last Dance For MeJekyll and Hyde (UK tours); The Mother, Intimate Apparel, The Spanish Golden Age Season (Ustinov, Theatre Royal Bath); A History of Falling Things (New Vic, Stoke); Sweet Smell of Success (Arcola); The Threepenny Opera (National Theatre); Privates on Parade, Barnbow Canaries (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Fiddler on the Roof, Irma La DouceCabaret (Watermill); The Pretenders (National Theatre of Norway); The Seagull, The Double Dealer (Gate Dublin).

West End credits include: Rent; Legal Fictions; The Importance of Being Earnest (also Toronto); The Winslow BoyPresent Laughter; IolantheThe GondoliersRat Pack Confidential; Mack and Mabel.