Totie has spent the last 25 years working on numerous stage designs for the National Theatre, RSC, Donmar Warehouse, Complicite, Glyndebourne and London’s West End. She is a visiting lecturer on stage design at Nottingham Trent University.
For Cameron Mackintosh, Totie created stage designs for a UK tour of Oliver!, after productions in Ghent and Antwerp. Totie also created stage designs for a UK touring production of Miss Saigon in 2002 and has since toured Korea, Australia, Japan, Brazil and Utrecht in the Netherlands. For the 2014 return to the West End, she collaborated with Matt Kinley, winning the 2015 WhatsOnStage Award for Best Set Design. Matt and Totie recently recreated their design of Miss Saigon at the Broadway Theatre, New York, which will also tour the US.