The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Carol Betera

Shadow of a Gunman

Shadow of a Gunman
  • Company: Lyric Theatre, Belfast
  • Year: 2005
  • Directed by: Fiona Buffini
  • Lighting Design by: Ian Scott
  • Costume Design by: Carol Betera
  • Set designed by: Carol Betera
  • Photography by: Christopher Hill
The small back room where the two young men share a cramped existence in a large tenement house is in the centre of the stage, surrounded by the windows and the washing of the backyards. In the foreground are the buckets, bikes and the communal tap; the occupants of the building enter from the hallway.