Ali Allen

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2019Set and Costume Designer
Theatre
Two
Sarah Brigham
Derby Theatre
Derby Theatre
2017 - 2018Scenic Artist
Theatre
Various Operas in current tour scheduleOpera North
Grand Theatre Leeds
2017 - 2018Set and Costume Designer
Theatre
The shed Crew
Rod Dixon
Red Ladder Theatre Co.
Albion Electrics Leeds
2016Set and Costume designer
Theatre
Leeds Lads
Rod Dixon
Red Ladder
Carriageworks Leeds
2016Scenic Artist
Theatre
Sour Angelica
Unknown
Opera North
Grand Theatre Leeds
2015Set and Costume designer
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty
Kully Thiarai
Cast Doncaster
Cast Doncaster
2015Set and Costume designer
Theatre
Brassed Off
Sarah Brigham
Derby Theatre
Derby Theatre
2015DESIGNER
Theatre
THE TORTOISE AND THE HARE
Daniel d'Andrade
Northern Ballet Theatre
Touring
2014Set and Costume designer
Theatre
Aladdin
Kully Thiarai
Cast Doncaster
Cast Doncaster
2014Set and Costume designer
Theatre
We're Not Going Back
Rod Dixon
Red Ladder
Touring
2014DESIGNER
Theatre
WRONG 'UNRed Ladder
TOURING
2013 - 2014DESIGNER
Theatre
CINDERELLACAST AT DONCASTER
CAST AT DONCASTER
2013 - 2014DESIGNER
Theatre
THE THREE LITTLE PIGSNorthern Ballet Theatre
TOURING
2013SCENIC ARTIST
Theatre
CINDERELLANorthern Ballet Theatre
TOURING
2012SCENIC ARTIST
Theatre
THE GREAT GATSBYNorthern Ballet Theatre
TOURING
2012DESIGNER
Theatre
CINDERELLACITY VARIETIES LEEDS
CITY VARIETIES LEEDS
2012DESIGNER
Theatre
HAIRSPRAYAberystwyth Arts Centre
ABERYSTWYTH ARTS CENTRE
2012DESIGNER
Theatre
BIG SOCIETYRED LADDER THERATRE AND CHUMBAWUMBA
CITY VARIETIES LEEDS
2011PROP MAKER
Theatre
CLEOPATRANorthern Ballet Theatre
LEEDS GRAND THEATRE AND TOUR
2011DESIGNER
Theatre
ALADDINCITY VARIETIES LEEDS
CITY VARIETIES LEEDS
2011DESIGNER
Theatre
CHESSAberystwyth Arts Centre
ABERYSTWYTH ARTS CENTRE
2011DESIGNER
Theatre
SEX AND DOCKS AND ROCK & ROLLRed Ladder
TOURING
2010DESIGNER
Theatre
CHICAGOAberystwyth Arts Centre
2009DESIGNER
Theatre
RIOT, REBELLION AND BLOODY INSURRECTIONCHUMBAWUMBA /RED LADDER THEATRE CO
2009PROP MAKER
Theatre
PETER PANNorthern Ballet Theatre
2009SCENIC ARTIST
Theatre
UNCLE VANYABristol Old Vic
2009DESIGNER
Theatre
THE LITTLE MERMAIDDundee Rep Theatre
2008SCENIC ARTIST
Theatre
PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERTStage One
PALACE THEATRE LONDON
2008DESIGNER
Theatre
WHERE'S VIETNAM?RED LADDER THEATRE CO
WEST YORKSHIRE PLAYHOUSE
2007DESIGNER
Theatre
FUNGUS THE BOGEYMANPILOT THEATRE/ARTS DEPOT
2007COSTUME DESIGNER
Event
INDIAN INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARDSPilot Theatre
SHEFFIELD ARENA
2006DESIGNER
Theatre
LOOK BACK IN ANGERHarrogate Theatre
2006PROP MAKER
Film
ELIZABETH IIPinewood Studios
2005DESIGNER
Theatre
THE TWITSPilot Theatre
2005DESIGNER
Other
DRACULANorthern Ballet Theatre
2004ASSISTANT DESIGNER TO PETER MUMFORD
Other
PETER PANNorthern Ballet Theatre
2004HEAD OF PROPS
Theatre
BATBOYWest Yorkshire Playhouse
2003CO-DESIGNER WITH MARISE ROSE
Theatre
BLOODTIDEPilot Theatre
2003DESIGNER
Other
BOLLYWOOD JANELeicester Haymarket
2002DESIGNER
Other
WUTHERING HEIGHTSNorthern Ballet Theatre
2002DESIGNER
Theatre
KESLawrence Batley Theatre
2001DESIGNER
Other
Northern Ballet Theatre
2001DESIGNER
Theatre
BRASSED OFFLawrence Batley Theatre
1991 - 2000CO- DESIGN/BUILD WITH MARISE ROSE
Event
CARNIVAL FLOATSBRADFORD FESTIVAL AND OTHERS
1998CO- DESIGN WITH MARISE ROSE
Theatre
LORD OF THE FLIESPilot Theatre
TOURING
1984 - 1994SCENIC ARTIST/DESIGNER/ COMMUNITY THEATRE
Theatre
NUMEROUSMAJOR ROAD THEATRE CO, PILOT THEATRE, OXFORD PLAYHOUSE, LEICESTER HAYMARKET, GLYNDEBOURNE OPERA, BRADFORD FESTIVAL, WELFARE STATE INTERNATIONAL, RED LADDER, OPERA NORTH.
1980 - 1984SCENIC ARTIST
Theatre
OVER 30 PRODUCTIONSWest Yorkshire Playhouse
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1978BA HONS FINE ARTNEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY

    Additional Skills

    SCENIC ARTIST, PROP MAKER, CARNIVAL FLOATS AND COSTUME, POLYSTYRENE CARVING, WELDING, BASIC CARPENTRY, BASIC COSTUME MAKING, MASKS, PROSTHETICS, PUPPETS, MOLD MAKING AND CASTING

    Referees

    TIM ANGER - PRODUCTION MANAGER OPERA NORTH

    MARCUS ROMER -DIRECTOR PILOT THEATRE

    About me

    I'VE WORKED IN THEATRE AND RELATED VISUAL ARTS FOR AT LEAST 25 YEARS, AND AM STILL EXCITED BY ALL THE NEW CHALLENGES THIS WORK BRINGS. I HAVE MUCH EXPERIENCE IN MANY AREAS INCLUDING OPERA, BALLET, PANTOMIME, CARNIVAL, OUTDOOR EVENTS, AND ENJOY MAKING, PROBLEM SOLVING, AND THE WONDERS OF CREATING AND DESIGNING

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    • SBTD (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No