Theatre design

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Design for the Theatre

A general term, theatre design may refer to two distinct activities:

a) the design of a theatrical space/building. The person responsible is thus a theatre architect (working with a range of engineers in many cases).

(b) the design of various elements for a particular production. This includes a range of creative activities including Set Design, Costume Design, Lighting Design, Sound Design.


Person who designs is a Designer, more often than not more spercifically designated as a "Costume designer", "Set designer", "Sound designer", "Lighting designer" etc.

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