The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Rowan Atkinson in Revue

Rowan Atkinson in Revue
  • Venue: Shaftesbury Theatre, London
  • Year: 1986
  • Author: Rowan Atkinson & Richard Curtis
  • Directed by: Mike Ockrent
  • Composer : Howard Goodall
  • Lighting Design by: Mark Henderson
  • Sound Design by: Richard Kershaw
  • Projection Design by: Will Bowen
  • Costume Design by: Will Bowen
  • Set designed by: Will Bowen
  • Photography by: Will Bowen
  • Design © Will Bowen
  • Image © Will Bowen
A large set for a 'one-man show', but it allowed Rowan to give full vent to his physical comedy. The set was also used for the first live Comic Relief show, featuring a host of comic performances from Cliff Richard and the Young Ones to Lenny Henry's Theophilus T. Wildebeest.