Tom Scutt received the Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2007 for his work with Headlong, the Jocelyn Herbert Award 2007 and the Whatsonstage ‘Best Set Designer’ Award 2013 for Constellations and The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
He is Associate Designer for the Nuffield, Southampton and is currently designing the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.
Tom has worked extensively in the UK and abroad with recent theatre designs including Constellations (West End/New York/Royal Court and upcoming UK tour); King Charles III (West End); Medea (National Theatre) and Mr Burns (Almeida). Other credits include: 13 (National Theatre); Hope, The Djinns of Eidgah, The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas, No Quarter, Remembrance Day (Royal Court); The Life of Galileo, Romeo and Juliet, The Merchant of Venice (RSC); King Lear, Through A Glass Darkly, The Merchant of Venice (Almeida); The Weir (West End/Donmar); Absent Friends (West End); East is East (Trafalgar Studios/UK tour); South Downs/The Browning Version (West End/Chichester); A Number (Nuffield) and A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Edward Gant’s Amazing Feats of Loneliness (Headlong). His designs for Opera notably include Wozzeck (Set) for English National Opera, The Flying Dutchman for Scottish Opera, How The Whale Became for the Royal Opera House and Rigoletto for Opera Holland Park.