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John Henry Wilson

John Henry Wilson, American theatrical manager. Decorated Bronze Star medal. Served with United States Navy, 1942-1946.

Background

  • Wilson, John Henry was born on September 13, 1922 in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Henry John and Marjorie Grace (Robinson) Wilson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University New Hampshire, 1951.

    Career

    • With Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse, 1949-1954, Hurok Concert, Inc., Seattle, 1957-1964, performing arts department, World's Fair, Seattle, 1962, New York City World's Fair, 1963-1965. General manager National Ballet of Canada, 1965-1967. Company manager Hurok Concerts, 1967-1976.

      Managers Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, others. Now presentations manager Metropolitan Opera Association, Lincoln Center, New York City. Lecturer on theatrical management.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1942-1946.
    John Henry Wilson
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    Born September 13, 1922
    Died March 21, 2007
    (aged 84)
    • 1951
      University New Hampshire
    • 1949 - 1954
      With Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse
    • 1957 - 1964
      With Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1962
      With Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1963 - 1965
      With Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse
    • 1965 - 1967
      general manager, National Ballet of Canada
    • 1967 - 1976
      company manager, Hurok Concerts
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