The Society of British Theatre Designers

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Alison Neighbour

Roland: A Collage

Roland: A Collage
  • Production: Roland: A Collage
  • Company: Molino Group
  • Venue: Bikeshed, Exeter
  • Year: 2014
  • Author: Edward Fortes
  • Directed by: Bethany Pitts
  • Photography by: Richard Davenport
  • Design © Alison Neighbour
An exploration of surrealist Roland Penrose and his relationship to war, and to Lee Miller, a war photographer. The set was inspired by Penrose's work on camoflauge, Miller's photographs of Hitler's abandoned house, and the fascination both had with Picasso and his painting Guernica.