Gender
Male
Born
circa 1936
Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Died
Sep 04, 1983
New York, New York, USA
Designer
  • CREDITS
    Porgy and Bess (Apr 07, 1983 - May 15, 1983)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalOperaRevival
    Comin' Uptown (Dec 20, 1979 - Jan 27, 1980)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalOriginal
    The Most Happy Fella (Oct 11, 1979 - Nov 25, 1979)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Sugar Babies (Oct 08, 1979 - Aug 28, 1982)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal
    Monteith & Rand (Jan 02, 1979 - Mar 10, 1979)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    SpecialComedyOriginal
    The Mighty Gents (Apr 16, 1978 - Apr 23, 1978)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayOriginal
    I Love My Wife (Apr 17, 1977 - May 20, 1979)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Your Arms Too Short to Box With God (Dec 22, 1976 - Jan 01, 1978)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalOriginal
    Porgy and Bess (Sep 25, 1976 - Jan 09, 1977)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalOperaRevival
    Nureyev and Friends (Dec 26, 1974 - Jan 12, 1975)
    • Apollo
    • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    SpecialBalletOriginal
    • Aureole
    • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    SpecialBalletOriginal
    • Flower Festival in Genzano
    • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    SpecialBalletOriginal
    • The Moor's Pavane
    • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    SpecialBalletOriginal
    Jumpers (Apr 22, 1974 - Jun 01, 1974)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayFarceOriginal
    Cyrano (May 13, 1973 - Jun 23, 1973)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalOriginal
    Murderous Angels (Dec 20, 1971 - Jan 09, 1972)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayOriginal
    War and Peace (Mar 21, 1967 - Jun 17, 1967)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayOriginal
    You Can't Take It With You (Feb 10, 1967 - Feb 1967)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayComedy FarceRevival
    The Wild Duck (Jan 11, 1967 - Jun 17, 1967)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayRevival
    We, Comrades Three (Dec 20, 1966 - Dec 1966)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayOriginal
    Right You Are If You Think You Are (Nov 22, 1966 - Dec 1966)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayRevival
    The School for Scandal (Nov 21, 1966 - Jan 1967)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    PlayComedyRevival
    Sugar Babies (Nov 08, 1982 - Apr 20, 1986)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal
    Sugar Babies (Aug 12, 1980 - Nov 01, 1980)
    • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
    MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Drama Desk Award

     

    Outstanding Lighting Design

    1978 | Nominee  | The Mighty Gents
    Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
     

    Outstanding Lighting Design

    1977 | Nominee  | Porgy and Bess
    Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
Porgy and Bess (Apr 07, 1983 - May 15, 1983)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalOperaRevival
Comin' Uptown (Dec 20, 1979 - Jan 27, 1980)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalOriginal
The Most Happy Fella (Oct 11, 1979 - Nov 25, 1979)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalComedyRevival
Sugar Babies (Oct 08, 1979 - Aug 28, 1982)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal
Monteith & Rand (Jan 02, 1979 - Mar 10, 1979)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
SpecialComedyOriginal
The Mighty Gents (Apr 16, 1978 - Apr 23, 1978)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayOriginal
I Love My Wife (Apr 17, 1977 - May 20, 1979)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalComedyOriginal
Your Arms Too Short to Box With God (Dec 22, 1976 - Jan 01, 1978)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalOriginal
Porgy and Bess (Sep 25, 1976 - Jan 09, 1977)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalOperaRevival
Nureyev and Friends (Dec 26, 1974 - Jan 12, 1975)
  • Apollo
  • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
SpecialBalletOriginal
  • Aureole
  • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
SpecialBalletOriginal
  • Flower Festival in Genzano
  • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
SpecialBalletOriginal
  • The Moor's Pavane
  • Lighting Supervised by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
SpecialBalletOriginal
Jumpers (Apr 22, 1974 - Jun 01, 1974)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayFarceOriginal
Cyrano (May 13, 1973 - Jun 23, 1973)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalOriginal
Murderous Angels (Dec 20, 1971 - Jan 09, 1972)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayOriginal
War and Peace (Mar 21, 1967 - Jun 17, 1967)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayOriginal
You Can't Take It With You (Feb 10, 1967 - Feb 1967)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayComedy FarceRevival
The Wild Duck (Jan 11, 1967 - Jun 17, 1967)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayRevival
We, Comrades Three (Dec 20, 1966 - Dec 1966)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayOriginal
Right You Are If You Think You Are (Nov 22, 1966 - Dec 1966)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayRevival
The School for Scandal (Nov 21, 1966 - Jan 1967)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
PlayComedyRevival
Sugar Babies (Nov 08, 1982 - Apr 20, 1986)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal
Sugar Babies (Aug 12, 1980 - Nov 01, 1980)
  • Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
MusicalRevue Comedy BurlesqueOriginal

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Lighting Design

1978 | Nominee  | The Mighty Gents
Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.
 

Outstanding Lighting Design

1977 | Nominee  | Porgy and Bess
Lighting Design by Gilbert V. Hemsley, Jr.

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