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Cecile Tremolieres

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Biography

Born in Paris, Cécile initially spent three years at the Sorbonne University studying modern literature, before deciding to combine her passions for text, performance and fine art by studying stage design at Wimbledon College of Art, graduating with a first class degree in June 2013. Since graduating, she has been shortlisted as one of the twelve finalist of the Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2013, awarded the Royal Opera House Linbury bursary (2015) and nominated Best Set Designer by the Off West End Theatre awards 2014. She is also a winner of the Ideastap graduate award 2014.

Cécile's work will be exhibited at the Prague Quadrennial 2015, and at the V&A exhibition Make/Believe: UK Design for Performance 2011-2015.

She has been assisting Steffen Aarfing (King Roger, ROH, 2015) Tom Piper (Tricycle, The House That Will Not Stand, 2014), Naomi Dawson (RSC, The Roaring Girl, 2014), Michael Pavelka (Abbey Theatre, The Hanging Gardens, 2013), Antoine Fontaine (Opéra Garnier, Hippolyte et Aricie, 2011).

Credits includes: My People, directed by Steffan Donnelly (Clywd Theatre, 2015), Invisible Treasure, directed by Rachel Briscoe and Dan Barnard (Oval House, 2015), Madama Butterfly, directed by Julia Burbach (Arcola Theatre, 2015), The Mickvah Project directed by Jay Miller (The Yard, 2015), Harajuku Girls, directed by Jude Christian (Finborough Theatre, 2015), Impermanent Theatre, by Impermanence Dance Theatre (touring festivals, 201'-2015), Piranha Heights directed by Max Barton (Old Red Lion (2014)

Coming projects: Ajax, directed by Tom Hughes (Theatre Delicatessen, 2016), Every One, directed by Chris Goode (BAC, 2016), Punkplay: a play directed by Tom Hughes (Southwark Playhouse, 2016)