Princess Grace Statue Award, 1992

Princess Grace Award
Theater Fellowship, 1990
Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey



Ann Waugh is an American set and costume designer who has designed dozens of productions in the United States and Europe. Recent productions include The Tr**pet of the Swan at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC with John Lithgow and the National Symphony Orchestra.

Her stage designs have been featured in Theater magazine in Bulgaria and in Theater Crafts magazine (now Entertainment Design) in the US. She is a two-time winner of Princess Grace Foundation awards for excellence in costume design and was recently awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by the US State Department for promoting a better understanding of US culture in Malta through her design work and teaching.

A graduate of Brown University and NYU Tisch School of the Arts,she has been a member of United Scenic Artists/IATSE since 1990.

In addition to her own design work, Ann has been a design assistant on numerous Broadway shows such as Walt Disney’s The Lion King. She is especially proud to have worked with designer Tony Walton as his assistant and associate on many shows, including the Tony Award winning Broadway revivals of She Loves Me and Guys and Dolls.

Ann’s paintings, illustrations and renderings can be found in private collections in the United States, Europe and Australia and in the permanent collection of the Nikola Marinov Gallery in Turgovishte, Bulgaria.