The Society of British Theatre Designers

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

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  • Alphabetical Order
  • An Englishman Abroad (model)
  • The Adventures of Woundman and Shirley


Janet Bird studied Theatre Design at Nottingham Trent University and Scenography at Wimbledon School of Art.

Design work includes;
The History Boys (UK tour) The Beauty Queen of Leenane (Edinburgh Lyceum) Alphabetical Order (Hampstead and tour) The Merry Wives of Windsor, The Comedy of Errors and Holding Fire (Shakespeare’s Globe), Single Spies (UK tour), Enjoy (Gielgud) A Small Family Business (Watford) A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Regent’s Park) The Rocky Horror Show (UK tour), Arms and the Man (Salisbury) The Likes of Us (Sydmonton) and Things We Do for Love (Harrogate) A Doll’s House (Exeter Northcott) costumes for Mahabharata (Sadler’s Wells), The Adventures of Woundman and Shirley (Chris Goode, Queer up North) Pete and Dud (The Venue and international tour) Potted Pirates and Markings (UK Tour) The Baba Yaga (BAC), Talking Heads (Bury St Edmunds), Longwave (Signal to Noise) Hamlet, Emma, The Communication Cord, and Gasping (Basingstoke) Descent, Ridin’ the No 8 and Wallop Mrs Cox (Birmingham Rep) I’ll be Back Before Midnight (Oldham)