Amanda Stoodley is an award-winning set and costume designer, working in theatre, opera, installation & exhibition. She trained at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and graduated in 2009 with a first class honours degree in theatre and performance design. Amanda previously studied and worked in illustration, graphic, interior & stained glass design.
Credits include : QUEEN MARGARET, MOMENTS THAT CHANGED OUR WORLD, HAMLET, BLACK ROSES (& UK Tour), ALL I WANT IS ONE NIGHT (& Wilton’s Music Hall), TWO, WINTERLONG (& Soho Theatre); TRUTH ABOUT YOUTH Festival, MAKING AN EXHIBITION OF OURSELVES (AT HOME) (Manchester Royal Exchange);EUROPE, AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS, BE MY BABY, UNTOLD STORIES (Leeds Playhouse); THE LAST TESTAMENT OF LILLIAN BILOCCA (Hull UK City of Culture 2017); TRIBES, THE EFFECT (Sheffield Theatres); THE RISE & FALL OF LITTLE VOICE, SUMMER HOLIDAY, THE BIG CORNER, EAST IS EAST, JANE EYRE, WINTER HILL, THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, THE FAMILY WAY, PRIVATE LIVES, DUET FOR ONE, SEPARATION, ROBIN HOOD, CAN’T PAY? WON’T PAY! (Bolton Octagon Theatre); DR BLIGHTY (Nutkhut, 14-18 NOW, Brighton); A RAISIN IN THE SUN (Eclipse, Sheffield Theatres, Belgrade Theatre & UK Tour); THE MASSIVE TRAGEDY OF MADAME BOVARY (Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse, Peepolykus, Nuffield Theatre, Bristol Old Vic, Northampton Royal & Derngate, and UK Tour); ANON (Welsh National Opera); THE MAW BROON MONOLOGUES (Tron Theatre, Glasgow); FAITH HEALER, NORTH & SOUTH, BEFORE THE PARTY (Pitlochry Festival Theatre); THE MASQUE OF ANARCHY (Manchester International Festival); FIREFACE (Young Vic Theatre); MANCHESTER SOUND: THE MASSACRE, MANCHESTER LINES (Manchester Library Theatre); EPSTEIN (Epstein Theatre, Liverpool & West End); I KNOW WHERE THE DEAD ARE BURIED (24:7 Theatre Festival, Manchester); DARK SIDE OF THE BUILDNG (Unity Theatre, Liverpool); INNOVASION – LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL (Hope Street Ltd.); FOUR CORNERS (Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool); WISH YOU WERE HERE (Liverpool Everyman).
Best Design, Theatre Awards UK 2012, for MANCHESTER LINES
Best Studio Production, Manchester Theatre Awards 2013, BLACK ROSES
JMK Award 2012, Design for FIREFACE