Toots Butcher

Associate Designer

Toots is a London based theatre designer with training from Bath Spa University. Toots has designed across the UK and also works extensively as a design associate and art department assistant.

Theatre design includes: Burke and Hare (Jermyn St Theatre and The Watermill), Little Robin Redbreast (Salisbury Playhouse); Ragtime (Charing Cross Theatre); Thoroughly Modern Millie Showtime Challenge (Adelphi Theatre); Romeo and Juliet (Southbank Centre); The Borrowers, Gormenghast, Tuxedo Junction, The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, Twelfth Night, You Can’t Take It With You (Watermill Theatre); Excuse Me Mrs Pardon (UK Tour); Joe Soaps Masquerade (Boxford Masques); Twelfth Night (The Nursery Theatre); Church of If Eye Had/BushBazaar (Bush Theatre) and Fighter Boys, The Arsonists, A State of Silence (The Rondo).

As Associate or Assistant work includes: All My Sons (The Old Vic), Crime and Punishment (Theatre Cocoon, Tokyo); Close Quarters (Sheffield Crucible); A Christmas Carol (Bristol Old Vic); Shakespeare in Love (Theatre Royal Bath); Road (Leeds Playhouse), Written on Skin (Philadelphia Opera House); Big Fish (The Other Palace Theatre); Goat (Rambert Tour); The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ (Menier Chocolate Factory); Iphigenia in Splott (Sherman Cymru, National Theatre and 59E59 New York), Made in Dagenham (Queens Hornchurch and New Wolsey, Ipswich); The Borrowers (Sherman Cymru); The Rivals (Bristol Old Vic); Little Sure Shot (The Egg and Theatre Royal Bath); What’s your Angle? – The Mathematics Festival (Non Zero One at The London Science Museum) and Oliver! (Watermill Theatre).