WIMBLEDON MA THEATRE DESIGN 2014-15
Learn more about the practice and research of MA theatre designers at Wimbledon College of Arts.
Here are links to the practice and research of the 2014-15 group.
Frances (Jialu) Chen
Grace (Yue) Fu
The designers make working partnerships with MA Directors from E15 Acting School over the course of a five-week project in which they form a joint-proposal for a design based on scale models they created for either the Royal Court or Young Vic theatres. The collaborative work is then presented and critiqued. This year they worked with Matthew Lloyd’s adaptation of Ferenc Molnár’s Liliom, the source play for the Rogers and Hammerstein musical Carousel: Matthew also tutored the project. At the mid-point, each designer-director team tested their ideas in full scale with actors from the Propeller Theatre company over the course of a two-day workshop which was facilitated by director Ellen Havard.
Here are a few images from the Liliom project…