The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Mila Sanders

Tombstone Tales and Boothill Ballads

Tombstone Tales and Boothill Ballads
  • Production: Tombstone Tale and Boothill Ballads
  • Company: Beggarsbelief
  • Venue: Arcola
  • Year: 2008
  • Author: Carl Heap
  • Directed by: Carl Heap
  • Choreography by : Jane Gibson
  • Composer : Joe Townsend
  • Lighting Design by: Richard Williamson
  • Costume Design by: Mila Sanders
  • Set designed by: Miriam Nabarro
  • Photography by: Mila Sanders
  • Design © Mila Sanders
  • Image © Mila Sanders
A chorus of ghosts clad in long johns and boots, tell the stories of the men and women buried in Boothill Cemetry. Elements of period costume were added for each character.