The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: We Are The Storytellers Now - open until March 29, 2020 at V&A London

Chris de Wilde


  • Production: Crossings
  • Company: Julie McNamara Productions
  • Venue: Cochrane Theatre and tour
  • Year: 2009
  • Author: Julie McNamara
  • Directed by: Paulette Randall
  • Lighting Design by: Gus Houssein
  • Projection Design by: Caglar Kimyoncu
  • Costume Design by: Chris de Wilde
  • Set designed by: Chris de Wilde
  • Photography by: Chris de Wilde
  • Design © Chris de Wilde
  • Image © Chris de Wilde
A pregnant sixteen year old is on the run from her gang. But does she board the Mersey ferry or the ghost of the slave ship Zong? Shadows of the past show her the way to a new future. Gauze sails and shifting projections reflect the layers of reality and meaning in the play.