Lez Brotherston trained at Central School of Art and Design. He is an Associate Artist of New Adventures.
Dance credits include a long collaboration with Matthew Bourne resulting in Dorian Gray, Swan Lake, Highland Fling, Cinderella, The Car Man, Play Without Words and Edward Scissorhands. Lez has also designed Seven Deadly Sins (Royal Ballet), Into The Woods and The Soldier’s Tale (ROH 2). He designed, co-wrote and co-directed Les Liaisons Dangereuses with Adam Cooper (Japan and Sadler’s Wells). For Northern Ballet: Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, A Christmas Carol, Carmen, Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Brontës and Dracula.
Awards include a Tony Award, Outer Critics’ Circle and two Drama Desk awards for Swan Lake (AMP), eight Olivier nominations, winning an Olivier for outstanding achievement in dance for set and costume for Cinderella and the Critics’ Circle Award for outstanding achievement in dance.