Aussie duo win Drama Desk Award
The West Australian
May 25, 2011, 10:20 am
Oscar winning costume designers Lizzy Gardiner and Tim Chappel have added another feather to their cap with a Drama Desk Award for their Priscilla Queen of the Desert costumes.
The Aussie design duo won for the costumes featured in the Priscilla musical on Broadway.
Gardiner and Chappel won a best costume Oscar in 1995 for the wardrobe they created for The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert film.
The Drama Desk, an organisation of theatre journalists and critics, called The Book of Mormon the season’s best musical and gave it awards for best lyrics, music, director and orchestrations