Robert Jones has designed more than thirty West End and Broadway productions, including:
Fiddler on the Roof, City of Angels, Quiz, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Ragtime, The Sound of Music (also Toronto, Paris, Tokyo, China, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia), The Secret Rapture, Calendar Girls (and UK tour), A Chorus of Disapproval, Much Ado About Nothing, Cyrano de Bergerac, The Wizard of Oz (also Toronto and US tour).
Other theatre includes: Fiddler on the Roof, Lettice and Lovage (Menier Chocolate Factory); Tartuffe, The Playboy of the Western World and The Motherf***er with the Hat (National Theatre); Twelfth Night (Young Vic); Sweet Charity, City of Angels, St Joan, The Vote, One Night in Miami, Lobby Hero, The Physicists, Divas, A Voyage Round My Father, Committee, Black Comedy (Donmar Warehouse); The Mercy Seat, Filumena, Ruined, There Came a Gypsy Riding and The Late Henry Moss (Almeida); Pericles (New York), Holy Sh!t, Fabulation and Greta Garbo Came to Donegal (The Kiln); The Full Monty (West End and tour), Scenes from a Marriage (St James Theatre); The Music Man, Hay Fever, Mack and Mabel, Strife, Kiss Me Kate (also Old Vic); Quiz (also West End); Strife, Cyrano de Bergerac (Chichester Festival Theatre); Agnes Colander, While the Sun Shines, Stepping Out (Theatre Royal Bath).
As an associate artist of the RSC, credits include: Othello, Romeo and Juliet, The Merchant of Venice, The Herbal Bed, Venus and Adonis, Twelfth Night, Hamlet, Henry VIII (and New York) and The Winter’s Tale.
His opera credits include: Gloriana (Madrid); Anna Bolena, Giulio Cesare, Norma and Die Fledermaus (The Metropolitan Opera); Don Carlos (Frankfurt and Tokyo); Andrea Chenier (Royal Opera House, Beijing and San Francisco, Barcelona); Don Giovanni (Opera Australia); Don Carlos (Frankfurt); Tristan and Isolde (Tokyo and Vienna State Opera); L’Incoronozione di Poppea (Paris and Berlin); L’Elisir d’Amore (ENO); Giulio Cesare (Glyndebourne, Chicago and Lille).
He also created the production design for the BBC/RSC film of Hamlet.