The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: We Are The Storytellers Now - open until March 13, 2020 at V&A London

Gallery Images

  • Sea/Land /Sky - Set
  • Bailegangaire
  • Final Scene


Hazel is from South Africa and began her career as a Printmaker / Painter and taught for 5 years at the JHB Art, Ballet, Drama and Music school where her involvement with theatre Design and Scenic Art developed. Before studying Technical and Production Arts at the RSAMD in Glasgow, she worked as a costume designer / maker for dancing schools. Hazel worked as part-time Scenic Art Tutor at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (2007/2008), and also as a freelance Designer and Scenic Artist. She has worked as a Design Mentor for students at the RSAMD and Freelance Set and Costume Designer and recently completed a fixed term part-time contract as lecturer in Set and Costume design at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Hazel is a designer and maker of ballet and dance costume.

Most recent productions include:

'Translations' 2008 - Arches Theatre Co. - Citizens' Theatre (Director - Andy Arnold)

'Bailegangaire' 2008 - Arches Theatre Co - Arches Studio - (Director - Andy Arnold)

'The Drawer Boy' (2009) - Tron Theatre Co. Tron Theatre - (Director - Andy Arnold)

'Offshore' (2009) - Birds of Paradise Theatre Company. Citizen Circle Studio - (Director -Morven Gregor)

'Julius Caesar' (2009) - RSAMD - SYT Studio (Director - Robert Carson)

'King Lear' (2009) - RSAMD -SYT Studio (Director - Gordon Barr)

'Little Red Riding Hood' (2009) - Arches Theatre - Studio ( Director - Julie Brown)

'Clutter Keeps Company' (2010) - Tramway 4 -Birds of Paradise Theatre Company - (Director - Morven Gregor )

'Hamlet' (2010) - RSAMD - SYT Studio (Director - Louise Bush)

'The Winter's Tale' (2010) -SYT Studio (Director - Gordon Barr)

'Sea and Land and Sky' (2010) - Tron Theatre (Director - Andy Arnold)

'La Boutique Fantasque' (2014)- Theatre Royal Glasgow-Dance School Of Scotland -(Artistic Director - Kenn Burke

'The Tempest'(2014) - Tron Theatre - Director Andy Arnold

Mela Festival Edinburgh : (Choreographer - Alan Greig) - 2015

RCS Modern Ballet Showcase Costume Design and making. Various choreographers.