Richard Brett (1939-2014): A Tribute by Richard Pilbrow

Richard Brett passed away on January 9, peacefully at home at age 74, after a brave struggle with cancer. Richard was chairman and senior partner of Theatreplan LLP.  Richard was an innovator and a brilliant engineer skilled in many disciplines. He created the role in Great Britain of the modern professional theatre consultant, and while his personal speciality was stage …

Richard Brett (1939 – 2014)

We are sorry to bring some very sad news.  Richard Brett, widely regarded as being one of the greatest theatre engineers of our time, has died. He had been living with cancer for over a year. However, since the beginning of December, Richard’s condition worsened rapidly and he died peacefully at home on Thursday 9 January. We appreciate that this …