Richard is a set and costume designer working throughout the UK and internationally designing drama, musical theatre, opera and dance. His work includes the West End Premieres of Seussical and Guess How Much I Love You and his work has been nominated for the Broadway World Awards (Addams Family, 2014 ) and Off West End Awards (Merchant Of Venice, 2013 ). In 2018 he was shortlisted for the Sunday Herald Scottish Culture Design Award.
Current and Upcoming work includes: Elmer (UK/International Tour), Stardust (Phizzical/Belgrade Theatre) Shaw Goes Wilde (Royal Academy of Music/Pegasus Opera).
Recent theatre credits include: The Snow Queen (Dundee Rep), Art and Outside Mullingar (Vienna’s English Theatre), Aladdin (Broadway Theatre), Guess How Much I Love You (West End, UK, China and Worldwide Tour), A Night To Remember, Come Hell Or High Water, One More Sleep ’Til Christmas and The Rifles (Citizens Theatre), A Christmas Carol, Love Song and Little Red and The Wolf (Dundee Rep), Seussical (West End and International Tour), Sleepin’ Cutie (Macrobert Arts Centre), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Into The Woods, 9to5, Addams Family and Spring Awakening (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland), 12 Days of Christmas (Chickenshed), The Girl Who (Noisemaker and RCS), The Seagull (York Theatre Royal).
UK National Tour credits include: Avenue Q (2014-2019), Look Up (2018), Bring On The Bollywood (2017), A Streetcar Named Desire (2017), Democracy (2016), Spectretown (2015), Jekyll and Hyde (2015), Kidnapped (2014), A Midsummer Nights Dream (2013), The Man Who Had All The Luck (2012) and Lord Of The Flies (2012).
Opera and Dance credits include: Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel (High Time Opera / Coventry Belgrade), Sharing Stages (Chickenshed), 125 (Groundswell) and VITA (InBetween).
Film and TV credits include: As Production Buyer; Bill (BBC Films / Horrible Histories), Moving On (BBC One), Justice (BBC One), AMINA (African Film Tour) and More Than Words (BBC One). As Art Director: Make A Musical (BBC Two, BAFTA nominated), Windscreen Wimps/1930s Car Design (Riverside Museum)