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Costume Designer for / Lighting Designer for / Appeared (as "Mr. Cecil Graham") in "Lady Windermere's Fan" on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by Oscar Wilde
. Incidental music by Leslie Bridgewater. Scenic Design by Cecil Beaton
. Directed by Jack Minster. Cort Theatre: 14 Oct 1946-26 Apr 1947 (228 performances). Cast: ...
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Sir Cecil Beaton
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[on Marilyn Monroe] She had rocketed from obscurity to become our post-war sex symbol, the pin-up girl of an age. And whatever press agentry of manufactured illusion may have lit the fuse, it is her own weird genius that has sustained her flight. Transfigured by the garish marvel of Technicolor cinemascope, she walks like an undulating basilisk, scorching everything in her path. Like Giraudoux's ...
He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1957 Queen's New Year Honours List for his services to design and photography.
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