Clients | Design

Lee Newby

Lee designed the Olivier Award-winning production of James Graham’s Labour of Love, directed by Jeremy Herrin.

He recently worked with Lindsay Posner on productions of Romeo and Juliet and Richard III
in a pop-up theatre within the historic city walls of York.

He is currently designing Mike Leigh’s classic comedy, Abigail’s Party, directed by Doug Rintoul
at the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch.

 Lee graduated from LIPA with a First Class BA Honours degree in Theatre and Performance Design. 

Productions

2018

MYTHIC Director: Sarah O'Gleby
Charing Cross Theatre

HOMOS, OR EVERYONE IN AMERICA

Director: Josh Seymour
Finborough Theatre

RICHARD III

Director: Lindsay Posner
Shakespeare's Rose Theatre, York

ROMEO AND JULIET

Director: Lindsay Posner
Shakespeare's Rose Theatre, York

ABIGAIL'S PARTY

Director: Douglas Rintoul
Queen's Theatre Hornchurch/Derby Theatre/Salisbury Playhouse/Les Théâtres de la Ville, Luxembourg

ABI

Director: Sarah Brigham
Queen's Theatre Hornchurch/Derby Theatre

2017

LABOUR OF LOVE
 

Director: Jeremy Herrin
Michael Grandage Company and Headlong
Noel Coward Theatre

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Director: Richard Fitch
Theatr Clwyd
 
 

2016

THE TEMPEST (Set Design)

Director: Simon Usher
The Print Room

LUNCH & THE BOW OF ULYSEES

Director: Nigel Harman
Trafalgar Studio 2

FLOYD COLLINS (Costume Design)

Director: Jonathan Butterell
Wilton’s Music Hall

DEATHWATCH

Director: Geraldine Alexander
The Print Room

STAY AWAKE, JAKE

Director: Matt Ryan
The Vault Festival

 

2015

FIRST LADY SUITE

Director: Matt Ryan
Mountview Academy

GRAND HOTEL

Director: Thom Southerland
Southwark Playhouse

 

2014

DOGFIGHT

Director: Matt Ryan
Southwark Playhouse

SPEND, SPEND, SPEND

Director: Lotte Wakeham
London School of Musical Theatre

VIOLET

Director: Matt Ryan
London School of Musical Theatre

PANGAEA (Workshop)

Director: Richard Fitch
Vicky Graham Productions

IGNIS

Director: Hubert Essakow
The Print Room

 

associate designer credits include

LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL

Designer: Christopher Oram
Wyndham's Theatre

LAZARUS

Designer: Jan Versweyveld
King’s Cross Theatre

AFTER THE DANCE

Designer: Hamish Bowles
Charity Gala, Tangier

ROMEO AND JULIET

Designer: Christopher Oram
Garrick Theatre

HUGHIE

Designer: Christopher Oram
Booth Theater, Broadway

PHOTOGRAPH 51

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

A DAMSEL IN DISTRESS

Designer: Christopher Oram
Chichester Festival Theatre

CAROUSEL

Designer: Paolo Ventura
Lyric Opera of Chicago & Houston Grand Opera

WOLF HALL: PARTS ONE AND TWO

Designer: Christopher Oram
RSC, Aldwych Theatre & Winter Gardens Broadway

MACBETH

Designer: Christopher Oram
Manchester International Festival & Park Avenue Armory NY

HENRY V

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

THE CRIPPLE OF INNISHMAAN

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

PETER AND ALICE

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

PRIVATES ON PARADE

Designer: Christopher Oram
Noel Coward Theatre

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF

Designer: Christopher Oram
Richard Rodgers Theater, Broadway

UNCLE VANYA

Designer: Christopher Oram
Vaudeville Theatre

RED

Designer: Christopher Oram
Mark Taper Forum, LA

LE NOZZE DI FIGARO

Designer: Christopher Oram
Glyndebourne

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