Awards

Skills 

Nominated for Naomi Wilkinson Design Award 2019

Education 

1st Class BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance Design at Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts

Curious School of Puppetry 2019

Design 

MADLOVE TAKE OVER // Spatial Design in St Helens, Hardshaw Centre

Co-design with the vacuum cleaner, Autumn 2019

 

CABARET // Set & Costume at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 

Director: Jake Norton, Spring 2019 

DEEP BLUE // Set, Costume & Puppetry at Liverpool Everyman 

R&D with Paperwork Theatre, Winter 2019 

FAT GIRL SINGING // Set & Costume for Regional Tour

Director: Emma Geraghty, Winter 2019 

THE BALLAD OF RUDY // Associate Set, Costume & Puppetry at New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich

Director: Matt Hassall with Goblin Theatre, Winter 2018

IF I SHOULD FALL // Set & Costume for Regional Tour 

Director: Martha Simon with Red Bobble Theatre, Autumn 2018

RED & BLACK // Co-Costume & Set at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts

Director: Alan Lane with Slung Low, Spring 2018 

THE JUNGLE BOOK // Costume, Set & Puppetry at Unity Theatre, Liverpool

Director: Nina Hajiyianni with Action Transport Theatre, Winter 2017

CHEKHOV IN HELL // Set at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts

Director: Rachel Heyburn, Spring 2017 

THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR // Costume at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 

Director: Erica Gould, Spring 2017 

Model Making

KATIE SCOTT // Theatre designer

Summer 2019

Costume

NETBALL WORLD CUP OPENING CEREMONY// Costume maker

Designer: Fabrication Studio, Summer 2019

RIVER FESTIVAL LIVERPOOL// Costume maker

Designer: Fabrication Studio, Summer 2019

REBEKKA ANSTEM // Design & Making 

Custom Stage outfit, Winter 2019

THUMBELINA // Costume Assistant at Regent Theatre, Stoke 

Designer: Fabrication Studio for cBeebies, Autumn 2018

FUNNY GIRL // Alterations for UK Tour 

Manchester Opera House, Spring 2017

DYE SHOP ASSISTANT // Placement 

Royal Opera House, Winter 2016 

Puppetry

SKIPTON PUPPET FESTIVAL // Puppetry design and directing

with Project Sustainable, Autumn 2019

SHAMBALA FESTIVAL // Puppet making workshops 

with Headstrung Puppets, Summer 2019

 

KENDAL CALLING // Puppeteering Giant Glowing Gastropod

with Global Grooves, Summer 2019 

GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL // Puppet maintenance

with VIP Puppets, Summer 2019

OLDHAM ILLUMINATE//Puppeteering Giant Glowing Gastropod

with Global Grooves, Winter 2019

SECRET WINTER GARDEN // Puppeteering Giant Owl and Raven

 at Croxteth Hall with Liverpool Lantern Company, Winter 2018 

TWYCROSS ZOO // Puppeteering Zebra 

with VIP Puppets, Summer 2018 

LIVERPOOL RIVER FESTIVAL // Puppeteering Giant Mermaid 

with VIP Puppets, Summer 2017 

BLAKEMERE CHRISTMAS EVENT // Puppeteering Reindeer 

with Tell Tale Puppets, Winter 2016

HACKNEY FIREWORKS/BROADWAY CHRISTMAS EVENT // Puppeteer & Maker for Giraffe and Camel 

with VIP Puppets, Autumn 2016 

Referees

ASHLEY SHAIRP // Head of Theatre and Performance Design at LIPA

A.Shairp@lipa.ac.uk

the vacuum cleaner// Artist, James Leadbitter

james@thevacuumcleaner.co.uk

  

 

Industrial and Domestic Sewing Machines ▪ Scenic Painting

▪ Rig and Focus Lights

▪ Set Dressing

▪ 1:25 Model Making

▪ Technical Drawing

▪ Competent AutoCAD

▪Puppetry Design and Making

▪ Fabric Dyeing and Breaking Down

▪ Costume and Furniture Sourcing

▪ Full Clean UK Driving License

▪ Competent InDesign and Photoshop

▪ French Speaking