Willa Kim

Willa Kim


American costume designer Willa Kim has died at the age of 99. Richard Schurkamp, a fellow costume designer and friend of Kim’s, confirmed her death.

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  • Born: Jun 30, 1917 in Los Angeles, CA
  • Death: Dec 23, 2016 in Vashon Island, WA


Drama Desk Award
1989 Outstanding Costume Design Legs Diamond Nominee
1975 Outstanding Costume Design Goodtime Charley Nominee
1972 Outstanding Costume Design The Screens Winner
1970 Outstanding Costume Design Promenade Winner
1970 Outstanding Costume Design Operation Sidewinder Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1992 Outstanding Costume Design Four Baboons Adoring the Sun Nominee
Tony Award
1991 Costume Design (Play or Musical) The Will Rogers Follies Winner
1989 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Legs Diamond Nominee
1986 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Song and Dance Nominee
1981 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Sophisticated Ladies Winner
1978 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Dancin' Nominee
1975 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Goodtime Charley Nominee

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