The Society of British Theatre Designers

  • Othello
  • Far From The Madding Crowd
  • Poison Ivy
  • Dokei
  • Juliet's Balcony
  • Wings of Desire
Staging Places: UK Design for Performance 2015-2019 (Image: Performing Architects)


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The Society of British Theatre Designers ( SBTD) exists to promote and support designers for performance at all stages of their career.

We are a professional association run for and by a voluntary team of working designers with the support of a part-time administrator.

By choosing to join us you can:

  • become part of a National and International network that is highly regarded around the world.
  • profile your work ( up to 30 images), contact details and biography on this website
  • participate in SBTD exhibitions and have your work published in accompanying catalogues
  • receive our quarterly journal, The Blue Pages and regular e-updates in The Eye digital magazine.

Your subscription will help us to:

  • raise the profile of contemporary design for performance via quadrennial events such as our National SBTD Exhibitions, the Prague Quadrennial  and World Stage Design.
  • create and publish the Blue Pages
  • build our events programme so that we can investigate issues that concern us in a professional, friendly enivironment.

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