With over 30 years’ experience gained in theatre as a stage set designer, R. C. Baker Designs are experts in the following fields, offering a highly professional and reliable service in Essex and South East England. We
offer our design, supply & installation services to both domestic and commercial customers. Unusual installations are our speciality.
 No project is too large or too small!

Stage Set
Curtains and Drapes
School Stage Curtains




R. C. Baker Designs supply both curtains and drapes from an initial free consultation to installation. We have a selection of sample books but are also happy to make up curtains using your own fabrics.


As stage set designers we experience first-hand the importance of a versatile, multi functioning performance space.  We supply and fit the most suitable curtains for your needs, whether for a village hall, school or professional theatre.  These may be masking, front of house or acoustic curtains and drapes for the stage and associate areas using flame retardant fabrics conforming to British Standard 5867 part 2, type B flammability requirements.

Upholstered Pelmet Boards, Screens and Headboards



Choose from shaped or plain upholstered pelmet boards, screens and headboards all manufactured in our own workshops





We are happy to use your fabrics or we can help you choose a look which meets your requirements.  Screens can be three or fourfold with a shaped top appropriate to the fabric that is to be used.

Dressing Room Screen
Curtain Tracks
Voile Curtains



R. C. Baker Designs provide a comprehensive service for measuring and installing curtain poles and tracks for all window configurations from functional contract tracks to contemporary “Wave” curtain rails.



As well as offering a complete inspection and maintenance service for existing tracks we supply and install the correct tracks for your requirements.  Stage curtain tracks can either be for walk-along or corded applications and for light, medium or heavy duty usage.

School Stage Curtains
Roller Blinds



Roman, Vertical, Roller, Venetian and Pleated Blinds are available in non and flame retardant materials.


An extensive range of Dim-out and Black-out fabrics are also available.

Vertical Blinds
Corporate Events and Unusual Rigging
Corporate Events



We make your craziest ideas become a reality. Themed parties and events are a specialty.



A team of very creative individuals are on hand to guide you through your initial ideas to a final installation.

Corporate Events

R. C. Baker Designs use only the better quality materials available,
so you can rely on them to give you the professional finish you require - and at a competitive price!


Commercial Clients Include: Guildhall School of Music & Drama – London. 291 Gallery – Hackney. The Barbican Centre - London. Whitgift School – Croydon. The Stock Exchange – London. City of London School – London. St Thomas the Apostle College – London. Exeter Halls – Oxford. London Studio Centre – London. Oxford High School for Girls. International School of London, De Bohun Primary School – London. City of London Police -Wood Street, Southend High School for Girls, NEO Pizzeria – Barbican, The Boatyard Restaurant – Leigh on Sea.