Archives for June 2013

The Invisibility of Costume Design

I dont know whether to be flattered or frustrated by the way the costumes for Pride and Prejudice have been received  by the press. The look of the production has been  largely praised and some reviewers have commented in great detail on the … [Read more...]

Pride and Prejudice first preview

I hadn't expected our actors to be suffering from the heat, all our pre-planning was about thermal underwear for this outdoor production at Regent's Park, yet yesterday afternoon they were dropping apace, as Lydia would say, despite all the bonnets. … [Read more...]

Bracken Moor in preview

The show has had a really enjoyable tec period , a great example of collaborative working with Polly Teale, the director, and Oli Fenwick our lighting designer. On show where we tread a fine line between naturalism and expressionism, finding the … [Read more...]

Bracken Moor Build

Just had to share photos of the set being built down near Hove in c16th Long thatched barn by builder Russell Carr. In the fine tradition of sets being created in agricultural setting from The first Zorro by Set Up near Cambridge and Richard … [Read more...]