PETER BUTLER (he/him) 

Peter is a designer for performance based in London.

His current practice spans set and costume design for theatre, devised theatre making, performance collaboration, workshops and tutoring.

Peter has been an assistant and associate designer and a visiting practitioner at Central Saint Martins and for The University of the Arts London.

Credits include: Shut Up, I’m Dreaming (National Theatre & The PappyShow), Anthem & Horizon (Bush Theatre), The Beat of Our Hearts (Exeter Northcott), Patient Light (Eastern Angles), Paper Cut (Theatre 503), The Seagull, Husbands & Sons (Drama Centre).

As Associate Designer: Cabaret (Playhouse Theatre).
As Assistant Designer: Carousel (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre) Die Walküre (Royal Danish Opera), Arrangement (Sadlers Wells)


2021 Linbury Prize winner for stage design


The Linbury Prize - The Lyttelon foyer. December 2022 - January 2023
Prague Quadrenial Emergence Week - The V&A. 2019 2 week residency 


Attempts On Her Life - Guildhall School of Music & Drama
The Shape of Things - Park 200
Paper cut Park 90