Carrick, Edward, 1905-1998

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1905
Death 1998

Biographical notes:

Born as Edward Anthony Craig in 1904; son of Edward Gordon Craig, sometimes called the father of the modern theater; known professionally as Edward Carrick, he became a set designer and theater historian; worked with Bette Davis, Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud and others; wrote several books, including Art and design in the British film (1948), Baroque theatre construction (1982), Designing for moving pictures (1941), and Gordon Craig : the story of his life (1968).

From the description of Papers, 1958-1975. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 38273273

Biography

Born as Edward Anthony Craig in 1904; son of Edward Gordon Craig, sometimes called the father of the modern theater; known professionally as Edward Carrick, he became a set designer and theater historian; worked with Bette Davis, Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud and others; wrote several books, including Art and design in the British film (1948), Baroque theatre construction (1982), Designing for moving pictures (1941), and Gordon Craig: the story of his life (1968).

From the guide to the Edward Carrick Papers, 1958-1975, (University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.)

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Subjects:

  • Set designers--Archival resources
  • Theater

Occupations:

  • Set designers--Great Britain--Archival resources

Places:

  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)
  • Scotland--Glasgow (as recorded)
  • Great Britain (as recorded)
  • England--London (as recorded)