About

Samuel was the Laboratory Set and Costume Designer at Nuffield Theatres, Southampton 2016-17 and trained in Theatre Design at Bristol Old Vic Theatre school graduating with an MA in 2015. Prior to this he studied Drama Studies at Winchester University and gained a teaching qualification at Derby University.


Design Credits:

The Edit, Set and Costume design, Salisbury Playhouse and Tour, Folio Theatre Company, April 2019

Lipstick, Set, Co Design with Elizabeth Harper, Omnibus Theatre, January 2019

Humbug, Set, Costume and Puppetry Design, Nuffield Theatre City, Dumbshow, December 2018

Goldilocks and The Three Bears, Set Design, Derby Theatre, Hiccup Theatre Company, December 2018

Spooky Ship, Set and Costume Design, SS Great Britain and Bristol Old Vic, October-November 2018

A Thing Mislaid, Set, Costume and Puppetry Design, Deda Theatre, Maison Foo, October 2018

Holiday, Set and Costume Design, Derby Theatre, Directed by Sarah Argent, July 2018

Phoenix and Turtle, Set, Costume and Puppetry Design, Portsmouth Libraries Tour, Directed by Ian Nicholson, July 2018

Life Raft and Dream Collector, Set Design, Derby Theatre, Directed by Nicky Bellenger and Alix Manning-Jones, July2018

Dadman, Set and Costume Design, Notnow Collective, June 2018

Polly, Set and Costume Design, Wardrobe Theatre, Directed by Stephanie Kempson, April 2018

Electra, Set and Costume Design, The Bunker Theatre, Dumbwise Theatre company, Directed by John Ward, March 2018 

Rum on The Gravy Boat, Set Design, UK Tour, Fluid Motion Theatre Company, February 2018

Alby The Penguin Saves Christmas, Set, Costume and Puppetry Co-Design with Lizzy Leech, Reading Rep, December 2017

The Gingerbread Man, Set Design, Derby Theatre and tour, Hiccup Theatre Company. Directed by Sarah Brigham. December 2017

The Spooky Ship, Set and Costume Design, SS Great Britain and Bristol Old Vic, October 2017

I'm Won't Make It On My Own, Set and Costume Design, NST City, Southampton, Directed by Chloe Mashiter, October 2017

Hummingbirds, Set and Costume Design, Nuffield Theatre, Southampton, Directed by Hannah Treadaway, June 2017

Pronoun, Set and Costume Design, Derby Theatre, Derby, Directed by Amanda Wallace, May 2017

Consensual, Set and Costume Design, The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton, Directed by Max Lindsay. January 2017

Shipped, Set and Costume Design, Theatre West, Hamilton House, Bristol. Written by Eno Mfon, Directed by Jesse Jones. October 2016

Midsummer Nights Dream, Set and Costume Design, The Reveresed Shakespeare Company, The Pleasance Stage Space. Directed by Laura Jasper. March 2016

Reel Life, Set and Costume Design, Folio Theatre Company. Written by Alys Metcalf, Directed by Adam Lenson. February 2016

Eloise and The Curse of the Golden Whisk, Set, Costume and Puppetry Design, The Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter, The Wardrobe Ensemble Directed by Helena Middleton & Tom Brennan. December 2015 - January 2016

Henry V, Set and Costume Design, The Berry Theatre, Southampton. Directed by Lucy Fennell. November 2015

The Grand Gesture, Set Design, Tobacco Factory Theatre, Bristol. Directed by Gwenda Hughes. June 2015

Little One, Set and Costume Design, Brewery Theatre, Bristol. Directed by Laura McLean. May 2015

The Merchant of Venice, Costume Design. Redgrave Theatre, Bristol. Directed by Bill Alexander. February 2015

Cinderella, Assistant Designer, China Tour, Design by Ti Green, January 2018 

Dedication, Assistant Designer, The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton. Directed by Samuel Hodge, Designed by Alex Lowde. September - October 2016

The Bear, Assistant Designer, Pins and Needles Productions. Directed by Emma Earle and Hal Chambers, Designed by Zoe Squire, Puppetry Designed by Sam Wyer. October 2015

Henry IV, Assistant Designer. The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton. Directed by Max Lindsay, Designed by Max Dorey. September 2015

Crouch Touch Pause Engage, Assistant Designer. National Theatre Wales. Directed by Max Stafford-Clark, Designed by Angela Davies. February-June 2015

 

Puppetry Designer:    

Phoenix and Turtle, Portsmouth Libraries Tour, Directed by Ian Nicholson, July 2018

Noye’s Fludde, Blackheath Hall, London. Directed by Harry Fehr, Designed by Lizzy Leech. Apr 2016

 Exhibition Design:

Foyer Redesign, Derby Theatre, July 2018

Peter Pan FOH Exhibition, Exhibition Design, Derby Theatre, December 2017

Now/here, NST Campus, Southampton, April 2017

 

Employment:

2016 - 2018 University of Derby, Derby - Associate Lecturer

2016-2017 Nuffield Theatre, Southampton - Associate LAB Designer