E.H.B. (CHIP) MONCK   -    CREDITS AND AWARDS

"The Parnelli Lifetime Achievement Award"  -  February 20, 2004

Production & Stage Design/Lighting Design & Direction:

            NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND FOLK FESTIVAL (8 years)
            NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL (9 years)
            MONTEREY POP FESTIVAL (3-day concert & film)
            WOODSTOCK MUSIC & ART FAIR (3-day concert & film)
                                 (also acted as Master of Ceremonies)
            CONCERT FOR BANGLADESH with George Harrison & Bob Dylan (concert & film)
            ONE TO ONE CONCERT with John Lennon & Yoko Ono (concert & film)
            LADIES & GENTLEMEN, THE ROLLING STONES (concert & film)
            THE ROSE - 20th Century Fox feature film starring Bette Midler
                                   (studio & location filming)
            DIVINE MADNESS - Ladd Co/Warner Bros feature film starring Bette Midler

On-Broadway Lighting Design:

             THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
                                    
American debut at The Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles
                      Belasco Theatre, Broadway, New York
                            (Tony Award nomination received for Lighting Design)

 BETTE MIDLER'S DIVINE MADNESS
          The Majestic Theatre, Broadway, New York
                (Tony Award nomination received for Lighting Design)

 HARRY BELAFONTE
            The Palace, Broadway, New York

 NEIL DIAMOND                                                          (Understudy)
            Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York

Other Notable Large Events:

ALI/FORMAN FIGHT in Kinshasha, Zaire, Africa
            Production Designer
            Production Coordinator for fight and 3-day music festival

CAROLE KING IN CENTRAL PARK
            Production Designer & Production Co-Ordinator

PROCOL HARUM AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL
            Production & Lighting Designer

TEXAS POP FESTIVAL 
ATLANTA POP FESTIVAL
LOUISIANA POP FESTIVAL
            Master of Ceremonies

CBS RECORD CONVENTION (3 years)
            Production & Lighting Designer

A&M RECORD CONVENTION (1 year)
            Production & Lighting Designer

IBM PICNIC with THE BEACH BOYS
            Laguna Seca Raceway

CHARLIE DANIELS & MERLE HAGGARD
            Atlanta International Raceway

Showroom (Lighting Designer & Director):

            PAUL ANKA                   Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

            SUSAN ANTON             MGM Grand, Las Vegas
                                                             Scottsdale, Arizona

TANYA TUCKER           Riviera Hotel, Las Vegas

EDDIE RABBITT            Sahara Hotel, Lake Tahoe

FIFTH DIMENSION       Riviera Hotel, Las Vegas

 

"MUSIC-AFTER-SPORT" Presentations:

 A unique production using mobile stages & sound equipment, enabling the presentation of musical entertainment immediately following a large sporting event.  These shows, devised and designed by Chipmonck, were presented throughout the U.S.A. and Canada for Major League baseball and football, with artists including:

            THE BEACH BOYS
            CROSBY, STILLS & NASH
            THE FOUR TOPS & THE TEMPTATIONS
            CHARLIE DANIELS
            LINDA RONSTADT

 

Touring Experience:

 20 years of worldwide concert tours & specials with over 300 artists, including:

             THE ROLLING STONES:
                    5 years as Production Designer, Tour Coordinator,
                                       Lighting Designer & Director

BETTE MIDLER:
        3 years as Production Designer, Lighting Designer & Director

NEIL YOUNG:
        2 European tours & 1 Japanese tour as Production Designer,
                            Lighting Designer & Director, Tour & Travel Director

GEORGE BENSON:
            Japanese tour as Lighting Designer & Director, Tour & Travel Director

CROSBY, STILLS & NASH:
            European tour as Lighting Designer & Director, Production & Tour Director

MIRIAM MAKEBA:
            Africa, Europe, Asia, Israel, Australia

PETER, PAUL & MARY:
            Europe, Australia, U.S.A.

THE BYRDS

JANIS JOPLIN

THE DOORS

JIMI HENDRIX

JONI MITCHELL

LAURA NERO

FELIX PAPALARDI

RICK SPRINGFIELD

 

Staging & Scenics:

3 years as Director of Production for United Production Services in Los Angeles, California, designing and/or providing staging equipment, roofs and scenics for trade presentations, major events and artists including:  

           1984 OLYMPIC GAMES IN LOS ANGELES  

            MICHAEL JACKSON  

            GEORGE MICHAELS

            THE BEACH BOYS  

            POPE JOHN PAUL II's pastoral visit to Los Angeles

            DAVID BOWIE's Glass Spider tour

            KENNY LOGGINS & MICHAEL McDONALD

            NEIL DIAMOND

            JOHN COUGAR MELLENCAMP :    LIBERTY WEEKEND, New York

            FRANK SINATRA, Atlantic City


Theatre/Showroom Redesign & Refurbishment:

            MAJESTIC THEATRE, NEW YORK:
                    Schubert chain:
                                        Redesign of front-of-house lighting positions at balcony rail and ceiling
                        coves.  Replacement of all original ornamental plaster in conjunction
                        with installation.

BELASCO THEATRE, NEW YORK:

Total redesign of theatre for Las Vegas-style seating and cocktail service.
Extensive thrust/apron front-of-house lighting positions featuring retractable cove ceiling and box boom positions, as well as three-tier retractable seating boxes.

AVENUE B THEATRE, NEW YORK:

        Lowes Picture chain; Stanford White-designed theatre.
                Cataloguing and removal of all Matamoma Amusement Co.
                depression fresco and decorative plaster works.
        Organization of museum-quality display for White Family Trust
                for Carnegie Tech & Yale Drama.

FILMORE EAST, NEW YORK:

        Formerly Lowes Commodore movie house, 2nd Avenue.
        Reconstruction of venue for Bill Graham Presents (NY) as a 2800 seat
        contemporary music house, including extended apron, installation of wagon
        system, full lighting installation design, installation and operation and design
        of full house fly system.
        (1'0" centers downstage of fire curtain throughout entire house to back wall).

FILMORE WEST, SAN FRANCISCO:

        Formerly Carousel Ballroom, Market & Van Ness Streets.
        Construction of ballroom-style music venue for Bill Graham Presents (SFO).
        Full stage house fly system on 8" centers, & full house fly sets at 1' 00" centers.

NEWPORT CASINO THEATRE:

        Stanford White-designed theatre at Rhode Island's Newport Casino Tennis
        Club. James & Candy Van Allen (owners)

        Complete restoration under the authority of the White Family Trust.
        Design and installation of lighting and fly system, production management
        and lighting direction for initial shows of the season.

 

Consultancies (U.S.A.):

H. & H. SPECIALTIES CO/ATLAS SILK

TRU ROLL DRAPERY HARDWARE

J. C. CLANCY CO

ALTMAN STAGE LIGHTING CO (introduced par 64 lamp onto market)

CENTURY LIGHTING CO

BERKEY COLORTRAN

MOLE-RICHARDSON CORP

OBIE'S LIGHTING PRODUCTIONS

O. J. ELECTRICS CO

STANAL SOUND CO

 

Consultancies (Australia):
*I.E.S. Awards (various categories)

SOC Olympic Games: SYDNEY 2000:
        Opening/closing ceremonies

            NATIONAL GALLERY VICTORIA
                    Final Focus: Nov-Dec 2003

             VISION DESIGN STUDIO:
                    Cunningham Pier Geelong
                    Crown Casino
                    Western Ring Road Transmission Towers
                    National Gallery Victoria

SUNLIGHTING AUSTRALASIA:
        Kmart ( 15 years)*
        Coles (2 years)
        Jeans West
        World 4 Kids
        Best and Less

 HOLOPHANE AUSTRALIA:
        Midtown Plaza Melbourne (Swanston/Bourke St exterior)*
        Whittlesea Council Centre*

 CONTINENTAL CAFÉ MELBOURNE:
        Club/showroom Greville Street Prahran

 101 COLLINS STREET PTY LTD:
        Art gallery
        Art garden/pools/statuary
        Main entrance lobby
        Spires & rooftop

 MARIOS FITZROY:
        Softgoods ‘pavilion’ extension for Brunswick Street festivals
        Design and installation

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