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Costume Designer for 

The Nightingale and the Rose

 

Director: Gaelle Dennis

Composer: Emily Hall

Production Company: Stink

Client: Streetwise Opera

 

This piece toured the UK including  screenings at Edinburgh International Film Festival, Latitude, BFI Southbank, Tête à Tête: the Opera Festival, Chelthenham Music Festival, Branchage Film Festival, London Short Film Festival and the Old Vic Vaults Festival.


*****  TIME OUT Critics' Choice

 

'A glorious avant-garde show that was as musically interesting as it was spiritually stirring.'  **** Evening Standard

 

 

 

 

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Sketches of  costumes for Mara and Alice, inspired by Birds of Paradise:

Here I sketched and developed ideas for the singers of Streetwise Opera. They had to be bold, fun and cost effective.

With my team for the production we constructed and played with a small scale model to wotk out how to make the large red card bird costume which dances in the film: