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Theatrical lighting designer

John James Gleason, American theatrical lighting designer. Recipient Annual Theatre Design award Maharam Foundation, New York City, 1972-1973; recipient Drama Critics Circle award Los Angeles, 1975. Member Art Students League of New York (life).

Background

Gleason, John James was born on April 10, 1941 in Brooklyn. Son of John James and Sue (Manzolillo) Gleason.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hunter College, 1963.

Career

Theatre design consultant, Mummer Theatre, Oklahoma City, 1968-1971;theatre design consultant, NTID, Rochester, New York, 1968-1972;theatre design consultant, Repertory Theatre of Lincoln Center, New York City, 1972;theatre design consultant, New York University, 1983;master teacher design, associate chair Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, 1972-1997.

Works

Membership

Member Art Students League of New York (life).

Connections

father:
John James Gleason

mother:
Sue (Manzolillo) Gleason