Betty Marini

Wigs Supervisor

Betty trained in hairdressing, wig making and make-up before starting her career at the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) in Stratford-upon-Avon. She has worked extensively for the RSC, Royal Opera House, Royal Ballet, Glyndebourne and Garsington Opera house.

West End, Broadway and International productions as Designer/Supervisor include: Strictly Ballroom The Musical; 42nd Street; Monty Python Live (Mostly) (The O2); Jesus Christ Superstar; Travesties; Rent; Pride and Prejudice; Sinatra; The Go Between; Titanic; Mr Foote’s Other Leg; Fanny Hill; Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage; Batman Live (worldwide arena tour, US); The Bodyguard; Black Comedy and The Stepmother (Chichester Festival Theatre); American Psycho; Quartermaine's Terms; The Pride and Macbeth (Trafalgar Studios); Dreamboats and Petticoats; Knives in Hens, The Prince of Homburg and Night Alive (all for Donmar Warehouse); Evita, Cabaret and Pack of Lies (all UK tours); Backbeat (Los Angeles) and the Olympic Opening and Closing Ceremonies (2004, Athens).

Credits as Associate Supervisor: Barnum (UK tour).

Credits as Assistant Supervisor: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Savoy).

Television includes: Dirty Work (MGM) and Kim Cattrall’s personal hair stylist for Any Human Heart.

Film includes: Cinderella; Spy I Zombie; The Princess in the Tower and Far from the Loved Ones.

Other credits include: Mary Poppins; The Lion King; Betty Blue Eyes; Miss Saigon; Les Misérables; French and Saunders; The King & I; Sir Peter Hall’s Tantalus and Taboo.