John Parker is an award-winning set designer with a long history of designing for Auckland Theatre Company. His set designs include Shortland Street – The Musical, Red Speedo, Peer Gynt [recycled], Polo, A Shortcut to Happiness, Red, Mary Stuart, Stepping Out, The Importance of Being Earnest, The Wife Who Spoke Japanese in Her Sleep, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, End of the Rainbow, Sweet Charity, Doubt, Mum’s Choir, Taking Off, Equus, Caligula, The Bach, Middle Age Spread, The Rocky Horror Show, Noises Off, Waiting for Godot, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead, Into the Woods and The Glass Menagerie. John has also designed for the Louis Vuitton Ball and the America’s Cup Ball, Bendon’s Next to Nothing, BellSouth Pharaohs, Precious Legacy and Peru: Gold and Sacrifice for the Auckland Museum. John was awarded a Waitakere City Millennium Medal for Services to the Community and, in 2010, he was honoured by being named as an Arts Laureate by the New Zealand Arts Foundation.
Julius Caesar. Honour. Rozencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead 1. The Rocky Horror Show. Waiting for Godot. Noises Off. Middle Age Spread. Caligula. The Bach. Equus. Taking Off. Doubt. Mum's Choir. Sweet Charity. End of the Rainbow. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. The Wife Who Spoke Japanese in Her Sleep. The Importance of Being Earnest. Stepping Out. Mary Stuart. Red. A Shortcut to Happiness. Black Confetti. The Glass Menagerie. Midnight in Moscow. Heroes. Polo. Peer Gynt [recycled]. Red Speedo. Still Life with Chickens. Shortland Street - The Musical. Six Degrees of Separation. Still Life with Chickens. Winding Up. Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Back on the Boards. ART. Serial Killers. Into the Woods. Still Life with Chickens. Amy's View. The Book Club. Dead Funny. Lovelock's Dream Run.