Koch Theater

William Ivey Long

Principal Set & Costume Designer
Background

Biography

William Ivey Long
photo: Nick Pironio

William Ivey Long: For Paul Taylor, William has designed The Open DoorEquinox, Byzantium, Roses, Kith and Kin, and Danbury Mix. Highlights from his Broadway career of over 70 shows include Chicago, now in its 22nd year; The Prince of Broadway,  A Bronx Tale, The MusicalOn the Twentieth Century; Cabaret (2014 and 1998), Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella, Grey Gardens; The Producers; The Boy from Oz; Hairspray; Crazy for You; Guys and Dolls; Nine. Recent television work includes A Christmas Story, Live!Grease, Live!, and the re-imagination of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. William has been nominated for 15 Tony Awards, winning 6 times. He was inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame in 2005, and recently completed a 4 year elected term as Chairman of The American Theatre Wing.  www.williamiveylong.com