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Colin Richmond

Set & Costume Designer

Colin is the Set & Costume Designer of Merlin, a ballet by Drew McOnie.

Colin Richmond trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and was a 2003 Linbury Prize Finalist.

Recent credits include: Wendy and Peter Pan (Bunkamura, Tokyo); One Good Turn (Abbey Theatre); The Royal Hunt of the Sun (Parco Theatre, Tokyo); The Witches of Eastwick (Cameron Mackintosh/Stockholm); Pinocchio (National Ballet of Canada, Texas Ballet Theatre); Grease (UK Tour); The Magic Flute, Kiss Me Kate, Into The Woods (Opera North); Pressure (Edinburgh Lyceum/Chichester/West End); Mrs Rich, Wendy and Peter Pan, Titus Andronicus, The Taming of the Shrew (RSC); Breakfast with Mugabe (RSC/Westend); Spring Awakening, Restoration (Headlong); Sunshine on Leith, The Crucible, Sweeney Todd, The Wind in the Willows, Annie, Billy Liar, When We Are Married, Animal Farm (Leeds Playhouse); Annie (West End/South Africa/Toronto/UK Tour); Come on Home, Jimmy’s Hall, The Unmanageable Sisters (Abbey, Dublin); Sunset Boulevard (UK Tour); Sweeney Todd (WNO/La Monnaie Opera/Royal Danish Opera); Rough Crossing (UK Tour); The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, The Cherry Orchard, Dancing at Lughnasa, A Christmas Carol (Birmingham Rep); Twelfth Night, Betrayal, Amadeus (Sheffield Crucible); All’s Well That Ends Well, Antony and Cleopatra (The Wanamaker/Shakespeare’s Globe); The Pearl Fishers, Don Pasquale, La Bohème (Opera Holland Park); Beautiful Thing (West End); Entertaining Mr Sloane (Costume Design, West End); Bad Girls the musical (West End); Europe (Barbican/Dundee Rep); House of the Gods, Letters of a Love Betrayed (Linbury/Music Theatre Wales).

TV and film work includes: Doctor Who (BBC); Old Friends and Other Days (Northern Ireland Opera/Causeway Pictures).

Future work includes: Carmen (Opera North); The Magician’s Elephant (RSC); Wendy and Peter Pan (Leeds Playhouse/Jonathan Church Productions).