One Night in 2012...

Sunday, 17 July, 2016

Alan Yentob tells the story of London's Olympic Opening Ceremony as seen through the eyes of its artistic director Danny Boyle and his creative team...

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Bear Grylls Live

Monday, 11 July, 2016

WBD are very excited to announce our involvement in Bear Grylls upcoming live adventure 'Endeavour'...

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Coming Soon!

Friday, 26 June, 2015

We can't tell you everything but here's a few things we are getting ready for…

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Patrick awarded OBE

Friday, 17 October, 2014

We are very proud to announce that Patrick was made an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for his services to the arts over the last forty years. His investiture took place last week at Windsor Palace.

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Monty Python Live (mostly)

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014

We were delighted to be asked to light One Down Four To Go, the run of Monty Python shows at the O2 to mark their exit from live performance.

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WBD embraces Facebook

Sunday, 1 June, 2014

As social media continues to grow from strength to strength, WBD have found their facebook page a useful form of communication...

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The Rolling Stones in 2014

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014

For the first time in 25 years the stage set has not been designed by Mark Fisher, but his studio has risen to the challenge...

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Emmy nomination 2013

Friday, 19 July, 2013

We have just been nominated for a 2013 Primetime EMMY Award for outstanding lighting on the London Olympic Opening Ceremony...

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woodroffe bassett design

Monday, 1 July, 2013

We are pleased to announce that Patrick Woodroffe and Adam Bassett are joining as partners in a new entity, Woodroffe Bassett Design...

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ABBA Museum in Stockholm

Monday, 28 January, 2013

Working with swedish lighting designer, Gunnar Bjørs, we are consulting on the design for this permanent retrospective exhibition in a custom built structure in Djurgården in Stockholm, due to open in the Spring of this year...

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Gianna Nannini

Sunday, 27 January, 2013

Italy's much beloved Gianna Nannini embarks on yet another tour in the summer and again and we are designing the stage and lighting.

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A Night of Funk & Soul

Saturday, 26 January, 2013

Following last year's success of the Night of Blues, we are involved in the production and design of a second evening of music and fund-raising at London's Roundhouse for Save The Children.

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Abu Dhabi Cultural Festival

Friday, 25 January, 2013

The team is currently in Abu Dhabi preparing for a show directed by the legendary Franco Dragone of Cirque du Soleil fame. The production tells the story of the history of Abu Dhabi told through projection, lighting and dance and takes place in a huge custom-built tent in the centre of the city.

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Creative Bath

Thursday, 24 January, 2013

Patrick spoke at Creative Bath last week as part of their series of talks by artists and designers living in the area. Michael Eavis spoke last year...

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