The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: UK Design for Performance 2015-2019 (Image: Performing Architects)

Elroy Ashmore

Not About Heroes

Not About Heroes
  • Production: Not About Heroes
  • Company: Horseshoe Theatre Company
  • Venue: Central Studio, Basingstoke
  • Year: 1992
  • Author: Stephen McDonald
  • Costume Design by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Set designed by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Photography by: Elroy Ashmore
  • Design © Elroy Ashmore
  • Image © Elroy Ashmore
Set in a war hospital this studio production concerns the relationship between Siegfried Sasson and Wilfred Owen. The design was a simple sculptural statement, an explosion erupting through a tiled floor. It could also be seen as a ruined tree or a cross.