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Posted on 16 Thu 08 2018

The Stage Debut Awards are the only UK awards that specifically recognise breakthrough theatre talent, celebrating emerging actors and creatives from around the country. The winners will be announced at the ceremony on September 23, 2018.

Posted on 23 Mon 07 2018

Productions designed by finalists of the prestigious Linbury Prize for Stage Design have been realised at The Mercury Theatre, Colchester in their production in spring 2018 Pieces of String designed by Fin Redshaw. Phoenix Dance Theatre continue to tour throughout 2018 their production Windrush: Movement of the People with design by Eleanor Bull. The design by Basia Binkowska, will feature in the production opening later this year of Othello / Macbeth for the Lyric Hammersmith.

Posted on 27 Mon 11 2017

The winners of the prestigious Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2017 were announced at a ceremony at the National Theatre on 1 November. This year’s overall winner of the Linbury Prize 2017 is Basia Binkowska, who will be designing Othello / Macbeth for the Lyric Hammersmith.

Posted on 03 Tue 10 2017

This year the twelve finalists are: Laura Albeck, Emily Bates, Basia Binkowska, Eleanor Bull, Abby Clarke, Dylan Howells, Maxwell Nicholson-Lailey, Sonya Plenefisch, Khadija Raza, Fin Redshaw, Jessica Staton and Jasmine Swan.

Posted on 24 Wed 05 2017

We are delighted to announce that Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, The Mercury Theatre, Colchester, Phoenix Dance Theatre, and Unicorn Theatre will be 2017's four commissioning theatre companies.

For further information on these companies, visit our Companies page.


Madeleine Girling, photo by Sheila Burnett
2013 Winner, Madeleine Girling

2013 Awards ceremony at the National Theatre
2013 awards ceremony at the National Theatre


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