Staging Places
Bob Crowley
Bob Crowley Greater London
Based in: Greater London
Member Of: SBTD
For the N.T., Pinocchio, Collaborators, Travelling Light, The Habit of Art, The Power of Yes, Phèdre, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Gethsemane, Fram (co-director), The History Boys (Tony) and Mourning Becomes Electra.

RSC, Twenty-five productions including Les Liaisons Dangereuses and The Plantagenets (Olivier Award); Broadway, The Glass Menagerie, Carousel (Tony), The Capeman, Disney’s Aladdin, Aida (Tony), Tarzan (directed), Mary Poppins (Tony), The Year of Magical Thinking, Coast of Utopia (Tony) and Once (Tony). Other designs include My Name is Lucy Barton, Allelujah!, The Inheritance, The Moderate Soprano,  An American in Paris, (Tony/Olivier), The Audience, Skylight, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Winter’s Tale and Strapless (Royal Ballet), The Cunning Little Vixen (Châtelet), Don Carlo, La Traviata (ROH). Film credits include Othello, Tales from Hollywood, Suddenly Last Summer and The Crucible (costumes). He received The Royal Designer for Industry Award and the Robert L.B. Tobin Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatrical Design.

Image credit: Marc Brenner/ Simon Annand

Featured Work

The Inheritance

Role/Title: Set and Costume Designer
Year of Production Opening: 2018
Venue: Young Vic / Noël Coward
Marc Brenner/ Simon Annand
Image Credit - Marc Brenner/ Simon Annand
The Inheritance was a very fluid piece, in which we had to respond to it’s developing nature in the rehearsal room. The deceptively simple set left space for the strong narrative and fast paced nature of this epic play.


Director: Stephen Daldry
Associate Director: Justin Martin
Writer: Matthew Lopez
Composer: Paul Englishby
Associate Set Designer: Jaimie Todd
Wardrobe Supervisor: Helen Johnson
Lighting Designer: Jon Clark
Sound Designers: Paul Arditti/Christopher Reid