Libby Watson

Awards

2010 Winner of Olivier Award for Best New Play (The Mountaintop)

Nominations

2010 Nominated for Best Set Design - The Offies (Miss Lily Gets Boned)


Libby Watson is a Set & Costume designer based in London, working across theatre and dance. Libby trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and Wimbledon School of Art (First Class Hons BA).


Once - The New Worsley
Everyone whisks and whirls about Libby Watson’s bar-room set, clutching guitars, mandolins and fiddles throughout. The production has a really warm, collaborative and creative vibe
— ★★★★ The Stage
Godiva Rocks - Belgrade Theatre
Libby Watson’s set does a good job of evoking the atmosphere of the periods, with The Orchid set at the centre, with the 1964 action typically taking place behind a printed semi-transparent curtain.
— ★★★ The Reviews Hub

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2018

Production

Company

Female Parts: The Shorts Hoxton Hall (London), Dir. Karena Johnson
Once New Wolsey Theatre (Ipswich) co-pro. with Queens Theatre Hornchurch, Dir. Peter Rowe
Dr. Faust Sam Wannamaker Playhouse, Dir. Paulette Randell

2017

Production

Company

The Owl and the Pussy Cat Belgrade Theatre, Dir. Hamish Glen
The Philanthropist Trafalgar Studios, Dir. Simon Callow
Emma (UK Tour) The Production Exchange, Dir. Colin Blumenau
Miss Meena and the Masala Queens Watford Palace Theatre, Dir. Pravesh Kumar
As You Like It Theatre by the Lake (Keswick), Dir. Kate Saxon
Godiva Rocks Belgrade Theatre, Dir. Hamish Glen
Daisy Pulls It Off Park 200 (London), Dir. Paulette Randall

2016

Production

Company

Lady Anna All At Sea (UK Tour) The Production Exchange, Dir. Colin Blumeneau
Peter Pan Misi Productions(Columbia), Dir & Chor. Mitch Sebastian
August Milton Court Studio theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream New Wolsey Theatre (Ipswich), Dir. Trevor Nunn
Sisterhood Belgrade Theatre, Dir. Hamish Glen
The Mission by Jessica Swale Arts Ed, Dir. Kate Saxon
Laila UK Tour, Dir. Pravesh Kumar
Little Lord Fauntleroy Peacock Theatre London Children's Ballet

2015

Production

Company

Feed The Beast Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Dir. Peter Rowe
Lady Anna - All at Sea Park Theatre, Dir. Colin Blumeneau
Sweet Charity New Wolsey Theatre (Ipswich), Dir. Peter Rowe
The History Boys Sell a Door, UK tour
Play Mas The Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond
Deranged Marriage Watford Palace Theatre, Dir. Pravesh Kumar

2014

Production

Company

Cinderella Stafford Gatehouse Theatre, Dir. Paulette Randall
Frankie & Johnny in the Claire de Lune Chichester Festival Theatre, Dir. Paulette Randall
Rudy's Rare Records Hackney Empire, Dir. Paulette Randall
Stand Up For Felix Dexter Foundation The Eventim Apollo (London), Dir. Paulette Randall
As You Like It Stafford Gatehouse Theatre / Ludlow Festival, Dir. Peter Rowe
The Dead Dogs The Print Room (London), Dir. Simon Usher
Propaganda Swing Belgrade Theatre and Nottingham Playhouse, Dir. Hamish Glen