A CAPITAL AFFAIR
a romantic comedy by Rich Orloff
Sue Mayes has a long and distinguished career as a Designer, with work stretching from Pantomime and Young People’s Theatre to Film and Corporate Work.
After obtaining an Honors Degree from the Central School of Art and Design under Ralph Koltai she began her professional career in traditional British repertory Theatre in Ipswich, then moved into devised theatre at The Belgrade Theatre in Education Company.
Since then Sue has worked especially with minority theatre groups such as Nitro, Talawa and Tamasha, and with companies producing new writing. As well as designing for established theatres such as the Theatre Royal Stratford East and the Royal Court, she has designed theatre in prisons and touring exhibitions.
Most recent designs include Wuthering Heights, the Bollywood musical for Tamasha and School for Scandal for the Comedians Theatre Company at the Edinburgh Festival. Sue designed So & So Circus Theatre’s current production The Hot Dots.