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Read Foundation

Since 2014 we have been working with the Read Foundation, creating the set for their forthcoming televised appeals. This week we are receiving the set to give it a paint and polish, so that  it’s ready for the first Orphans Televised Charity appeal on the 7th June 2016. The Read Foundation are a non-profit organisation that support the education of children affected by poverty in the developing world. By creating school places and educational programmes the Read Foundation have helped over 92,000 children gain an education over 340 schools. Many of those children live in extreme poverty and a large number are orphaned. ‘Our mission is to give every child the opportunity to go to school’ For further information about the Read Foundation and their latest projects, check out their website here... read more

Footprint Xchange: Mapping the Future

  Wednesday 4th May, saw Matt Green from The Broadsword Group kick off the first Footprint Xchange on the subject of technology and 3D mapping. More than 40 people from the worlds of theatre, digital, design, production and experiential events, engaged with Matt to discuss how technology is working for them. For more information about our first Footprint Xchange Event why not check out our latest newsletter here Why not subscribe to our newsletter to hear more about our up and coming events, subscribe here. Thank you The Footprint... read more

Birthday’s, BAFTAS and Bill

It is a new year and so far there has been some fantastic film’s released, some of which we have helped produce sets and backdrops. From a BAFTA nominated production starring Idris Elba to a Prince’s Birthday party to a BBC film of Shakespeare’s lost years. For more information please check out our latest newsletter click here. Why not subscribe and keep up to date with Footprint.  ... read more

TPi Awards 2016

  We are pleased and excited to announce that we have been nominated for ‘Favourite Set Construction Company’ at the TPi Awards 2016. Please vote for us!! Voting closes on the 13/11/2015, not long to get your votes in. To cast your vote please click on the link below. http://www.tpiawards.com/vote-now/ Good luck to all those taking... read more

Footprint launches new website…

We’ve updated our website to show more of what we have been doing in the last year or so. Please take a look and let us know what you think. We have also joined twitter and Facebook with brand new pages Just in case you didn’t know… Footprint is celebrating it’s 10 year anniversary and have increased capacity by 3 times since 2012. We have in-house facilities for metal fabrication, a larger heated space for painting, CNC and laser cutting, 3D scanning & printing and all in Central... read more

Alice’s Adventures Underground

Footprint are currently working on Alice’s Adventures Underground, an immersive theatrical extravaganza presented by Les Enfants Terribles and produced by Emma Brunjes to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s enigmatic novel. Tickets for this must-see/touch/smell/taste/hear event at The Vaults in Waterloo, are selling out... read more

The Freedom Game

Seems to be quite a year for anniversaries, as we are working on a one-off production to celebrate 800 years of the Magna Carta. In conjunction with Surrey Arts, Footprint are producing scenery and props for this very special occasion being held at the Royal Albert Hall on 12th May... read more

The Nether transfers into the West End

The Royal Court has transferred their production of The Nether into the West End, Duke of York Theatre until 25th April 2015 to great reviews. Es Devlin’s fantastical set combines cleverly with Luke Halls’ video design and Paul Pyant’s lighting to a seamless, dazzling effect. Footprint had the pleasure of working on this production, making the poplar trees from real poplar tree trunks, adding Firesilx leaves and inserting a concealed metal stand and base... read more