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Stagecraft Studio: Theatre Set Design

5 August 2024

In the Centre for Creativity


Participate in a workshop to develop a process for designing theatre. Learn how to create dynamic spaces and build for live performance, while creating a space for imagination for your audience.

Surrealism works because there's reality

Es Devlin

Experience the creative process behind the curtain

Step into the captivating world of theatrical design and scenography alongside designer Isabel Hudson. Join her as she shares her unique approach and insights, guiding you through the intricate journey from the page to the stage. Through real-life examples of her work, Isabel will unveil the secrets of her creative process, offering invaluable backstage insights into how ideas are meticulously crafted into tangible realities. Whether you're an aspiring designer or a curious observer, this experience promises to ignite your imagination and deepen your appreciation for the magic of theatre. 

Presented by Sydney Opera House

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