Irene Sharaff

Designer, Performer, Source Material

Female

Born: 1910
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Died: August 10, 1993
New York, New York, USA

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Jerome Robbins' Broadway Jerome Robbins' Broadway
Feb. 26, 1989 - Sep. 1, 1990
Costume Design ("Billion Dollar Baby," "West Side Story," "The King and I")
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Feb. 14, 1980 - Nov. 30, 1980
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The King and I The King and I
May 2, 1977 - Dec. 30, 1978
Based on original designs
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Irene Irene
Mar. 13, 1973 - Sep. 8, 1974
Miss Reynold's costumes
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Hallelujah, Baby! Hallelujah, Baby!
Apr. 26, 1967 - Jan. 13, 1968
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Sweet Charity Sweet Charity
Jan. 29, 1966 - Jul. 15, 1967
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Apr. 8, 1964 - May 3, 1964
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Funny Girl Funny Girl
Mar. 26, 1964 - Jul. 1, 1967
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Girl Who Came to Supper The Girl Who Came to Supper
Dec. 8, 1963 - Mar. 14, 1964
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Jennie Jennie
Oct. 17, 1963 - Dec. 28, 1963
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Jerome Robbins' Ballet: U.S.A.
Oct. 8, 1961 - Oct. 28, 1961
Scenic Design
(Original)
 
    Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Do Re Mi Do Re Mi
Dec. 26, 1960 - Jan. 13, 1962
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Apr. 27, 1960 - Dec. 10, 1960
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Judy Garland
May 11, 1959 - May 17, 1959
Scenic Design
(Original)
 
    Costume Design
(Original)
 
Juno
Mar. 9, 1959 - Mar. 21, 1959
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Flower Drum Song Flower Drum Song
Dec. 1, 1958 - May 7, 1960
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Jerome Robbins' Ballet: U.S.A.
Sep. 4, 1958 - Oct. 11, 1958
Costume Design
(Original)
 
    Costume Design
(Original)
 
    Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - West Side Story West Side Story
Sep. 26, 1957 - Jun. 27, 1959
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Small War on Murray Hill
Jan. 3, 1957 - Jan. 12, 1957
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Happy Hunting Happy Hunting
Dec. 6, 1956 - Nov. 30, 1957
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Candide Candide
Dec. 1, 1956 - Feb. 2, 1957
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Shangri-La Shangri-La
Jun. 13, 1956 - Jun. 30, 1956
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - On Your Toes On Your Toes
Oct. 11, 1954 - Dec. 4, 1954
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - By the Beautiful Sea By the Beautiful Sea
Apr. 8, 1954 - Nov. 27, 1954
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Me and Juliet Me and Juliet
May 28, 1953 - Apr. 3, 1954
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Of Thee I Sing Of Thee I Sing
May 5, 1952 - Jul. 5, 1952
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Judy Garland: Palace Two-A-Day Judy Garland: Palace Two-A-Day
Oct. 16, 1951 - Jun. 1, 1952
Gowns by
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Tree Grows in Brooklyn A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Apr. 19, 1951 - Dec. 8, 1951
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The King and I The King and I
Mar. 29, 1951 - Mar. 20, 1954
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Michael Todd's Peep Show Michael Todd's Peep Show
Jun. 28, 1950 - Feb. 24, 1951
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Dance Me a Song Dance Me a Song
Jan. 20, 1950 - Feb. 18, 1950
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Montserrat Montserrat
Oct. 29, 1949 - Dec. 24, 1949
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Magdalena
Sep. 20, 1948 - Dec. 4, 1948
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Ballet Theatre
Sep. 30, 1946 - Nov. 9, 1946
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Hamlet
Jun. 3, 1946 - Jun. 15, 1946
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Would-be Gentleman The Would-be Gentleman
Jan. 9, 1946 - Mar. 16, 1946
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Billion Dollar Baby Billion Dollar Baby
Dec. 21, 1945 - Jun. 29, 1946
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Hamlet Hamlet
Dec. 13, 1945 - Apr. 8, 1946
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Lady in the Dark Lady in the Dark
Feb. 27, 1943 - May 15, 1943
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Count Me in Count Me in
Oct. 8, 1942 - Nov. 21, 1942
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Star and Garter
Jun. 24, 1942 - Dec. 4, 1943
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - By Jupiter By Jupiter
Jun. 3, 1942 - Jun. 12, 1943
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Banjo Eyes Banjo Eyes
Dec. 25, 1941 - Apr. 12, 1942
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Sunny River Sunny River
Dec. 4, 1941 - Jan. 3, 1942
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Land Is Bright The Land Is Bright
Oct. 28, 1941 - Jan. 3, 1942
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Lady in the Dark Lady in the Dark
Jan. 23, 1941 - May 30, 1942
Costume Design
(Original)
 
All in Fun
Dec. 27, 1940 - Dec. 28, 1940
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Boys and Girls Together Boys and Girls Together
Oct. 1, 1940 - Mar. 15, 1941
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - From Vienna From Vienna
Jun. 20, 1939 - Aug. 26, 1939
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Streets of Paris The Streets of Paris
Jun. 19, 1939 - Feb. 10, 1940
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The American Way The American Way
Jan. 21, 1939 - Sep. 23, 1939
Costume Design
(Original)
 
    Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Boys from Syracuse The Boys from Syracuse
Nov. 23, 1938 - Jun. 10, 1939
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - I'd Rather Be Right I'd Rather Be Right
Nov. 2, 1937 - Jul. 9, 1938
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Virginia Virginia
Sep. 2, 1937 - Oct. 23, 1937
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - White Horse Inn White Horse Inn
Oct. 1, 1936 - Apr. 10, 1937
Modern Dress Designs
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - On Your Toes On Your Toes
Apr. 11, 1936 - Jan. 23, 1937
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Rosmersholm Rosmersholm
Dec. 2, 1935 - Dec. 1, 1935
Scenic Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Jubilee Jubilee
Oct. 12, 1935 - Mar. 7, 1936
Costumes and Modern Gown Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Parade Parade
May 20, 1935 - Jun. 22, 1935
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Union Pacific
Mar. 20, 1935 - Jan. 1, 1900
Costume Designer
(Original)
 
Crime and Punishment
Jan. 22, 1935 - Feb. 1, 1935
Scenic Designer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Great Waltz The Great Waltz
Sep. 22, 1934 - Sep. 16, 1935
Original Costume Designs
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Life Begins at 8:40 Life Begins at 8:40
Aug. 27, 1934 - Mar. 16, 1935
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Union Pacific
Apr. 25, 1934 - Apr. 1, 1934
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - As Thousands Cheer As Thousands Cheer
Sep. 30, 1933 - Sep. 8, 1934
Costume Design
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Alice in Wonderland Alice in Wonderland
Dec. 12, 1932 - May 6, 1933
Scenic Design
(Original)
 
Romeo and Juliet
Apr. 21, 1930 - May 24, 1930
Ensemble Performer
(Original)
 
Hedda Gabler
Mar. 26, 1928 - Apr. 1, 1928
Assistant to Aline Bernstein
(Original)
 
 

Awards


Irene Sharaff Awards

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2009 Memorial Tribute Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1968 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Hallelujah, Baby! Nominee
1966 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Sweet Charity Nominee
1964 Costume Design (Play or Musical) The Girl Who Came to Supper Nominee
1959 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Flower Drum Song Nominee
1958 Costume Design (Play or Musical) West Side Story Nominee
1957 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Shangri-La Nominee
1957 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Candide Nominee
1957 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Small War on Murray Hill Nominee
1957 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Happy Hunting Nominee
1952 Costume Design (Play or Musical) The King and I Winner
 
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