Ruth creates 3D worlds; in collaboration with sound & light designers, directors, musicians & performers; for live performances, theatre, dance, music, opera, film..
Growing up, music, reading, cinema & art were key, while training at the Centre for Young Musicians, and spending summers in the workshops, paint frames & venues of the National Youth Theatre. She was apprentice in several scenic workshops, learning carpentry, metal work & painting.
She has designed stage & costume for a diverse range of spaces including: The Southbank Centre, The National Theatre, The Bush, Arcola, RSC, The Gate, The Print Room, Southwark Playhouse, Royal & Derngate, Nottingham Playhouse, Opera North.
Linbury Prize for Stage Design
OffWestEnd Best Design for: Kingdom of Earth