scenosite has written 239 posts for Theatre Design

Stage Types Link Repair

We’ve carried out some minor link repair to some of the pages, notably in the “Stage Types” articles. If you happen to spot any other broken links please use the contact form on this website. Please remember that this website is now in an archived form and no new articles will be published. Snug Craft – Fine Jewellery … Continue reading


This site and it’s content are now in an archived state and no future updates are planned. We’d like to thank everyone who worked on “Scenography – The Theatre Design Website” in it’s 10 year life it was visited by hundreds of thousands of readers and was an essential part of 1000’s of theatre designers … Continue reading

Giving Shape to the Darkness

The EdWard Gordon Craig Lecture – Giving Shape to the Darkness The Edward Gordon Craig lecture at Central School of Speech & Drama, University of London on Monday 23 May, 6.00-7.00 pm, will be given this year by Paule Constable, the international, award winning lighting designer who has recently been nominated for a Tony award for … Continue reading

PQ011 – Intersection

As part of the next Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space, the world´s largest performance design event held in Prague once every four years, Intersection: Intimacy and Spectacle will transform Prague, introducing to the city center an ephemeral artistic dwelling composed of thirty boxes. These boxes will be inhabited for the duration of the … Continue reading

Transformation & Revelation

The Exhibition catalogue to accompany the Transformation & Revelation UK Theatre Design exhibition in Cardiff, Wales has been published. Very handy reading if you couldn’t make the trip to Wales to see the exhibition in Wales. We are told however that smaller touring exhibitions and a run at the V&A in London will be held … Continue reading

‘Transformation and Revelation’ – The UK Design for Performance Exhibition 2011

The Society of British Theatre Designers Presents ‘Transformation and Revelation’ – The UK Design for Performance Exhibition 2011 An exhibition celebrating the exceptional talent in British theatre design. From March 18th the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff will host the 2011 exhibition ‘Transformation and Revelation’ presented by The Society of British … Continue reading

Motley under threat of closure!

Motley Theatre Design Course is in grave danger of closing and we feel that first step in trying to save it is simply to show how essential the role of Motley is within both British theatre and also internationally. We’re inviting our colleagues to write a comment to show the breadth and depth of support in … Continue reading

PQ Open Calls

a full list of calls for workshops, events, performances & exhibitions is now available on the PQ website along with downloads of the appropriate forms. The PQ2011 team are also eager to encourage schools, colleges and universities to attend the PQ even if they are not directly taking part in PQ or Scenofest activities. As … Continue reading

Professor Malcolm Griffiths

We learnt late last night that Director, writer and theatre design academic Professor Malcolm Griffiths died on Tuesday morning. We have no further details at this point but will do our best to keep you updated where possible. Malcolm was a celebrated director, writer and translator of operas and plays. He was also instrumental in … Continue reading

Scenofest Registration – Now Open!

The student registration for Scenofest is open. It is an opportunity for about 2000 students to meet and work with top professionals from the entire world, in the fields of lighting and sound design, digital media, projection, costume, puppetry, scenography, installation art, technical theatre, crafts, dramaturgy, directing, theatre architecture, and virtual theatre, in Prague during … Continue reading


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