Curriculum Vitae

Costume Maker and Designer

Education and Academic Achievement

2013 - 2015: Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) - Advanced Diploma of Live Production and Management Services (Costume).

Channel 7 Award for top Costume graduate.

Costume Workshop Internships with Anthony Phillips Costumes (Sydney), Sastreria Cornejo (Madrid) and Eric Winterling Inc. (New York).

Experience

Company Year - Month Production Role
The Australian Ballet

2018 Jan - March

2017 October

July – Sept.

June

Murphy Tribute

Adelaide Gala

Alice in Wonderland

Giselle

Costumier
Melbourne Shakespeare Company

2018 Feb - March

2017 Oct- Present

Feb. - March

2016 Nov. – Dec.

Twelfth Night

Much Ado About Nothing

The Comedy of Errors

The Tempest

Costume Designer / Supervisor and Technician
Watch This Inc. 2018 January A Little Night Music Tailor for Mr. Muliaumasealii

Melbourne Opera Company

 

2018 January

2017 November

August

April

2016 November

August

Tristan and Isolde

Robert Devereaux

Lohengrin

HMS Pinafore

Anna Bolena

Tannhauser

Wardrobe Supervisor

Dresser, costumier and maintenance crew.

Alpha Shows

2018 January

2017 Oct- December

Aladdin

King Arthur

Cinderella

Wardrobe Supervisor
Footlight Productions Victoria

2017/18 Aug – Jan

2016 /17 Aug- Jan

2015

2014

2013

Beauty & The Beast

Wicked

Mary Poppins

Miss Saigon

My Fair Lady

Costumer Designer / Supervisor

Costume Designer and Technician

Seamstress

Nazaneen Movie 2017 - December The Last Time I Saw You – Short Film Wardrobe Supervisor
Prince Moo Productions

2017 Sept - Oct

May - June

Calendar Girls

The Haunting

 

Costume Designer / Supervisor and Technician
StageArt

2017 April – May

2016 Sept - Oct

Spring Awakening

The Color Purple Australasian Premiere

Costume Designer / Supervisor, technician and dresser
Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC)

2016 Jan. – Feb.

2015 - Nov. - Dec.

Soul Mates (TV – Sydney)

A Few Less Men (Film – Perth)

Wardrobe Assistant and Technician
Bridesmaids Dressing Room 2016 - 2017 N/A Bridesmaid Dress Alterations
The Entertainment Store 2016 – 2017 Various Installations and public displays inc. The Australian Open Soft Props Construction and Embellishment and event set up
Doorstep Arts 2016 March - May

Dogfight

(Music Theatre)

Costume Designer / Supervisor and Technician
WAAPA Music Theatre, Acting and Dance Productions

2015

2014

2013

Total of 17 Productions inc:

Pride and Prejudice (Supervisor)

Legally Blonde (Head Cutter)

Hair

West Side Story

(Dressing Supervisor)

Great Expectations

Children of Eden (Supervisor)

Once On This Island

Rites of Spring

Assassins

Various roles including supervisor, head cutter, technician, dressing supervisor, and costume designer
Eric Winterling Inc. (New York) 2015 July

Aladdin (Broadway, Japan, Germany tours)

Book of Mormon (Broadway)

Sound of Music (US tour)

Kinky Boots (Broadway)

Student Work Placement – workshop crew member and machinist.
Sastreria Cornejo (Madrid) 2015 June - July

The Promise (Film – Survival Pictures & Wonderful Films)

Don Carlo (Opera – Teatros del Canal Spain)

Student Work Placement – workshop crew member and machinist

Anthony Phillips Costumes (Sydney Costume Workshop)

(Sydney)

2015 - April

Matilda the Musical

(Music Theatre)

Student Work Placement – studio crew member and machinist

Events:

Year Event Description
2017 RAW Melbourne presents NEXT Showcase of costumes from various previous productions displayed on runway
2015 Perth Fashion Awards Finalist in student runway costume design section. Costume for Showgirl Ghost in Sondheim’s Follies.
2015

Prague Quadrennial.

(International)

Construction of original costumes entitled “Efflorescence” for Tribes – “a living exhibition” through the streets of Prague. Additional assistance for Tribes groups “Tiptoe on Rollerskates” for Sydney designer Paul Matthews and “Australian Hybrids”.
2014 Perth STYLEAID Student Design Competition One of 12 finalists selected to design and construct Contemporary Ballet Costume worn by members of the Western Australian Ballet in performance at STYLEAID Runway charity event.
2014 Perth International Burlesque Festival “I Don’t Wanna Wear Fruit No More” - Burlesque costume designed and constructed for festival opening night exhibition.

Awards and Accomplishments

Year Award Description

2013

 

Victorian Certificate of Education – Season of Excellence Shakespearean Fool Costume constructed for Year 12 VCE Textiles selected as one of 10 finalists for exhibition in ‘Top Designs’ at Museum Victoria.  

Seamstress and Other Skills

2016
September -
(Ongoing)
Bridesmaids Dressing Room Alterations Seamstress and Fashion Services
2016 The Entertainment Store Soft Props Construction and labour
 2016
June - August
 Little Mans Closet
(Online children's wear label)
 Cutter and Seamstress