Scenery Construction and Pantomime set Hire

About DSH

With more than 25 years in the entertainment industry, David and Sarah Holland have combined their skills and experience manufacturing scenery with the hiring of top quality pantomime sets. They have created a unique and thriving business. As DSH they bring a wealth of talent to theatres and production companies in need of:

  • Set construction and set painting
  • Cloth painting
  • Stage carpentry
  • Panto scenery and set hire

Based in West Oxfordshire, DSH’s set construction and scenic painting workshop is easily accessed by road and rail. This makes DSH the perfect choice for theatres and production companies in London, the Midlands and the South of England.

David Holland – Set Construction, Stage Carpenter and technician

Trained at RADA, David Holland is highly skilled in set construction, stage carpentry, and production management.

David has been the Master Carpenter at the Thorndyke Theatre in Leatherhead, where he built a season of Peter Hall productions, all of which transferred to the West End

Based in Oxfordshire since 1995, David has been building scenery for companies such as The Redshift Theatre Company, Bath Theatre Royal, and Cambridge Arts. David worked as the Production Carpenter for the latest national tour of “The King and I”, supervising transfers between theatres.

He manages the installation of most of the pantomime sets hired by DSH, overseeing the fit ups and liaising with the venue staff pre and post production to ensure a trouble free run.

Sarah Holland – Scenic Artist

Sarah Holland is an accomplished stage scenery and cloth backdrop painter having worked in the business as a scenic artist and draughtswoman for nearly three decades. She has worked with many of the country’s major venues and producers, including the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) at Stratford- upon- Avon, the Royal Opera House and Bill Kenwright ltd. Sarah uses her wide knowledge of materials and scenery painting techniques to create the desired finish within budget.

For more information about DSH and its range of theatrical services, call now on 07875 006794. Alternatively you can .