Applications open and companies announced for The Linbury Prize 2015

Posted on 05 Fri 06 2015

We are welcoming applications until 12 noon on Wednesday 8 July 2015.

The four commissioning companies taking part this year are Royal Court Theatre, Traverse Theatre, Nuffield Theatre, Southampton and Lyric Theatre, Belfast. It's really fantastic to have such a geographical mix represented this year. Click on the names to visit the company websites to find out more about the work they do.

To find out more about the application process and how to apply, visit our Information for Candidates page.

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The winners of the prestigious Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2017 were announced at a ceremony at the National Theatre on 1 November. This year’s overall winner of the Linbury Prize 2017 is Basia Binkowska, who will be designing Othello / Macbeth for the Lyric Hammersmith.

This year the twelve finalists are: Laura Albeck, Emily Bates, Basia Binkowska, Eleanor Bull, Abby Clarke, Dylan Howells, Maxwell Nicholson-Lailey, Sonya Plenefisch, Khadija Raza, Fin Redshaw, Jessica Staton and Jasmine Swan.

We are delighted to announce that Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, The Mercury Theatre, Colchester, Phoenix Dance Theatre, and Unicorn Theatre will be 2017's four commissioning theatre companies.

For further information on these companies, visit our Companies page.