Lou Jones

Designer Maker, THEATRE, TELEVISION, EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

I’m a versatile designer/maker with over 20 years experience working in theatre, television, museums, event production, community arts, schools and leading creative arts workshops.

Please contact me with questions or project enquiries.

About

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I studied a BA (hons) Theatre Design at Birmingham Institute of Art and Design where I went on to gain a MA in Scenography. I have worked extensively in repertory theatre over the years designing, prop making, puppet making and scenic painting.

what can I do for you?

I am a versatile designer maker with a wide range of skills and techniques. Including puppet making, soft props, carving, mould making, casting, painting, upholstery, costume props…. having a special interest in puppets and large scale costumes.

recent credits

Recent credits include puppet design and making for the RSC’s production of the Merry Wives of Windsor, Props supervisor for Woyzeck at Birmingham Repertory Theatre, prop making for the newly refurbished Jorvik Viking Centre, Gravity Fields outdoor event 2018 Artist and workshop leader.

experience

I’ve been a freelance prop maker since 1999. Starting at Birmingham Rep and working over the years at various regional theatres including the Royal Shakespeare Theatre company and the Belgrade Theatre. 

I was head of props for the Belgrade Theatres productions of Rumpelstiltskin and Coventry’s renowned Mystery Plays performed at Coventry Cathedral ruins. 

More recently being props supervisor for Birmingham Reps 2018 production of Woyzeck.

portfolio

Some of the projects i've delivered

testimonials

What my clients say

contact

DESIGN, THEATRE, TELEVISION, EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

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