Scenery Construction and Pantomime set Hire

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Pantomime preparations in full swing!

Since our summer break we have hit the ground running with preparations for several of our pantomimes. We’ve made new portals for our Aladdin set, replacing the originals with light-weight canvas legs and soft borders but staying absolutely faithful to Mark Hinton’s marvellous designs. We’ve also created some Mother Goose scenes to be used at… Continue Reading

“Into The Woods” for Downe House School

Back in June we supplied scenery for Downe House School’s production of Into the Woods. We would have liked some production photographs but unfortunately these were unforthcoming, so here are some pictures from our workshop. The main design concept was for some raised rostra fronted by a rock face, with a cave-like centre stage entrance.… Continue Reading

My Fair Lady for The Royal Grammar School

We were recently commissioned by the drama department of The Royal Grammar School in High Wycombe to produce a set for their forthcoming production of My Fair Lady. We were given an image of the design they wanted that they had gleamed from a design student’s blog from Canada. Our challenge was to create a… Continue Reading

Ann Veronica at The Watermill

We have just delivered the set for Ann Veronica. Working in the idyllic surroundings of the Watermill Theatre on a beautliful sunny spring day, David and Sarah and fellow scenic artist Milly Dagnell installed the set, designed by Libby, into the theatre. All went without a hitch. The set looked great and Libby and Lawrence… Continue Reading