Theatre Posters



Nell Gwynn at the Globe Theatre

Gugu Mbatha Raw in Nell Gwynn for The Globe

The Season

Poster imagery for new musical staged at Northampton

Sense & Sensibility

Shot on location to promote the Watermill Theatre's production

The Secret Garden

Shot for Samuel French Publishers

Wait until Dark

National newspaper campaign

The Weir

The Weir Poster for ETT

Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em

Joe Pasquale in the stage adaptation of the classic TV comedy for Dressing Room 5

The Woman & The Canvas

Shot for Theatre Re and Fourth Monkey

Monogamy with Janie Dee

Monogamy Tour Poster Shot with cast on set

Wind in the Willows

Polka Theatre Autumn season

Three Sat Under the Banyan Tree

Polka Theatre Autumn season

Tales from the Winter Wood

One of three show campaigns shot for Polka Theatre's autumn season

Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Animated group shot to promote the subversive comic restaging of the D.H Lawrence classic.

The Funeral Director

Papatango Theatre's new writing competition winner for 2018: Iman Qureshi's 'The Funeral Director'

Brace Yourself

Poster imagery for the magician Tom Brace's show.

Fame the Musical UK Tour

Fame 30th Anniversary tour for Sellador

Habit of Art

Matthew Kelly in 'Habit of Art' for OTC

What if We Didn’t Go To The Moon

Shot for the Marlowe Theatre's new writing production

Caroline’s Kitchen

Original Theatre Company comedy

The Actor’s Nightmare

Purpose built set constructed and lit in the studio to shoot all actors simultaneously for this poster campaign to promote a staging of the Christopher Durang Comedy

Rubenstein Kiss

Pre-casting image for Rubenstein Kiss

My Dad’s Gap Year

Poster imagery for the new writing comedy for The Park theatre.

Never Trust a Man Bun

Energetic portraits and poster imagery for this very modern comedy.


Amelie UK tour poster for Selladoor, The Watermill & Hartshorn Hook

In the Willows

Alternate tour imagery for the hip-hop musical adaptation of the classic tale from Metta Theatre


Poster imagery for the UK tour of the Olivier-Award-winning play.

If This Is  Normal

Edinburgh Fringe new writing poster campaign

Rejoicing At Her Wondrous Vulva the Young Woman Applauded Herself

Bella Heesom shot for the cover of her playscript published by Nick Hern.

Napoli, Brooklyn

Colourful group portrait shot to promote Original Theatre Company's tour.


Award-winning campaign for the Moliere-winning comedy which ran at the Edinburgh Fringe 2019


Poster campaign to promote the avant garde musical about Rachmaninov's battle with writer's block through hypnotherapy.


The Papatango Theatre new writing award winner 2019


Call Me Julius Caesar


Extended tour poster adding Danny Mac with original lead Audrey Brisson for Hartshorn Hook and I A Marketing


Poster imagery for Theatre Re physical theatre production


Papatango New Writing Award Winner 2019

Beauty and the Beast

Shot for Exeter Northcott

Band of Gold

Poster campaign for the national tour of the popular TV series.

The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson

Promotional campaign shot on location for the satirical political comedy from Glynis Henderson Productions

Our Lady of Kibeho

Spotlight Award-winning promotional campaign for the Olivier Award winning adaptation of Katori Hall's play about faith, miracles and the Rwandan genocide, at Theatre Royal, Stratford East.

& Juliet Poster Campaign

Original Poster campaign shot for '& Juliet' for Watch this Space Entertainment & Dewynters

The Croft

Atmospheric ghost story shot promotional campaign for Original Theatre Company.

Adrian Mole

Poster imagery for the West End transfer of the hit musical for EMG Ents

She Ventures, He Gains

Shot for the Young Vic

BRKLYN The Musical

Campaign for the West End transfer of the Broadway hit.

Dick Whittington

Dick Whittington for Theatre Royal Stratford East

Ruthie Henshall Tour Poster

Portraits to promote the well-known chanteuse's tour

Touching the Void

Shot on location on an ice wall for the Fiery Angel produced West End transfer of Tom Morris' adaptation of the nailbiting climbing non-fiction classic.

The Snow Queen

Imagery for Julie Clare's production at The Park Theatre

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights for China Plate / Inspector Sands

The Heart of a Tiger

Phil Davis shot on set in the studio for this story of Brexit, contemporary politics and sprouts

The Watsons

Cast portraits and poster imagery shot for the West End transfer of the Menier Chocolate Factory hit, directed by Sam West for Sonia Friedman.

The Great Gatsby

Campaign shot for Immersive Everywhere's long-running experiential Gatsby show, for client I AM Marketing

Tom Burke in Don Carlos

Moody portrait for the campaign for Gadi Roll's touring production.

Phantom of the Opera

Poster campaign for concert performance of the musical classic.

Caroline’s Kitchen

Original Theatre Company comedy

Monogamy with Janie Dee

Janie Dee in Monogamy for OTC / Park Theatre

‘Monogamy’ Cast on set

'Monogamy' Cast on set

Photographer: Michael Wharley.

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