The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: UK Design for Performance 2015-2019 (Image: Performing Architects)

Jessica Curtis

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  • Beggars Opera costume design
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Jess is a set and costume designer for theatre, opera and ballet. She trained at the Motley Theatre Design Course and is based in North London.

She was nominated for Design at the UK Theatre Design Awards 2018 for “A Little Night Music” at Storyhouse.

Recent work includes :

GENESIS INC. (Hampstead Theatre) LOSING VENICE (The Orange Tree Theatre) UNCLE VANYA (The Almeida) VILLETTE (West Yorkshire Playhouse) ONE FOR THE ROAD, GLASS CAGE, FOLLIES (Royal and Derngate, Northampton) THE HOLY ROSENBERGS (National Theatre) HOTEL CERISE (Theatre Royal, Stratford East) ANOTHER DOOR CLOSED (Theatre Royal Bath) ENDGAME (Liverpool Everyman), DANGEROUS CORNER (West Yorkshire Playhouse and West End), FRANKENSTEIN (Frantic Assembly, Northampton), BURIAL AT THEBES (Nottingham Playhouse/Barbican/US Tour) and RHAPSODY and FANTASY (Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House).

She has also designed the Grovesnor Park Open Air Season 2013- 2016 and the opening season at Storyhouse, as well as bar interiors for Underbelly at the South Bank, Hyde Park and Leicester Square.