Ali Currie

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Katya Kabanova, The Magic FluteScottish Opera
Theatre Royal Glasgow
2018 - 2019Costume Cutter
Television / TV
OutlanderLeft Bank Pictures
2018Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
The Belle's strategemThe Royal Lyceum
2018Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
Cyrano de BergeracNational Theatre of Scotland
2017 - 2018Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Ariadne, Onegin, Rigoletto, Pagliaci,Scottish Opera
2017Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
CinderellaCitizens Theatre Company
2016 - 2017Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Marriage of Figaro, Pelleas and Melisande, Bluebeard's Castle/the 8th door, La Boheme, The Trial, The Elixir of Love,Scottish Opera
2016Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
Dance of DeathThe Citizens Theatre
2016Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
Weans in the woodsMacroberts Arts
2016Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
The James PlaysNational Theatre of Scotland
2016Costume Cutter, maker
Television / TV
Jonathan Creek 'Daemon's Roost'BBC
2015 - 2016Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Carmen, Ariadante, Rusalka, The Mikado, Devil insideScottish Opera
2015Costume Cutter, maker
Theatre
The Little MermaidMacroberts Arts
2015Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Kiss me KateOpera North
2014 - 2015Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
La Cenerentola, Indes de Castro, Orfeo ed Euridice, Jenufa, La Trovatore, AnamcharaScottish Opera
Theatre Royal Glasgow
2014Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
OtelloEnglish National Opera
2014Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Carousel, La TraviataOpera North
2014Costume Cutter, maker
Opera
Don Giovanni, Don Pasquale, Madame Butterfly, Seven deadly sins, Dance DerbyScottish Opera
Theatre Royal Glasgow
2014Supervisor
Theatre
Dare to CareStellar Quines Theatre Company
2014Costume cutter/maker
Theatre
DunsinaneNational Theatre of Scotland
Tour
2013Costume cutter/maker
Film
Davinci's Demons (Series 2)Tonto Films & Television
2013Men's Cutter/maker
Theatre
Werther, Pirates of Penzance, Don Giovanni, Don PasqualeScottish Opera
2013Costume cutter/maker
Theatre
Beauty and the BeastMacrobert, Stirling
2012 - 2013Cutter/maker
Theatre
Norma, Carousel, OtelloOpera North
2012Cutter/maker
Theatre
CinderellaMacrobert Centre, Stirling
2011 - 2012Men's Cutter/maker
Theatre
Hansel and Gretel, Rakes Progress, Magic Flute, Barber of Seville, Ghost Patrol, Traviatta,Scottish Opera
2011Cutter/maker
Theatre
Menage a Trois, A Christmas Carole, Men should weepNational Theatre of Scotland
2011Supervisor/Cutter
Theatre
The WheelNational Theatre of Scotland
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
2009 - 2011Ladies Cutter
Theatre
VariousOpera North
Grand Theatre
2009Men's Cutter
Theatre
VariousScottish Opera
2009Freelance Costume maker
Event
Aisling's childrenRed sky at Night
Edinburgh Castle
2009Freelance Costume maker
Film
NedsBluelight 'Neds' Ltd
2009Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
Transform (Elgin)National Theatre of Scotland
2009Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
DollsNational Theatre of Scotland workshop/Hush Productions
Tramway, Glasgow
2008Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
Mother GooseMacrobert Arts Centre
Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling
2008Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
Suddenly Last SummerTron Theatre Company
Tron Theatre, Glasgow
2008Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
Oh! What a lovely warScottish Youth Theatre
Tron Theatre, Glasgow
2008Freelance Costume maker
Film
RavenBBC
2008Assistant Men's Cutter/Wardrobe Supervisor
Theatre
VariousScottish Opera
2008Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
The Emperor's new kiltNational Theatre of Scotland/Wee Stories
2007Cutter & Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
The Demon BarberPerth Repertory Theatre
Perth Theatre
2007Freelance Costume maker
Theatre
CinderellaMacrobert Arts Centre
Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling
2007Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
Cinderella, The Barber of SevilleScottish Opera
Theatre Royal, Glasgow
2007Freelance Costume maker
Film
Rocket RaceGreenroom Films
2007Design Assistant/Costume maker
Theatre
Once upon a DragonGrid Iron
Childrens International Festival
2007Freelance Costume Maker
Theatre
The Philadelphia StoryPitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry Festival Theatre
2007Freelance Costume Maker
Theatre
Wild West TourThe Singing Kettle
2007Freelance Costume Maker
Theatre
Little FoxesPerth Repertory Theatre
Perth Rep Theatre
2006 - 2007Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
VariousDundee Rep Theatre
Dundee Rep Theatre
2006Wardrobe Assistant/Dresser/Maintenance
Theatre
Troilus and CressidaEdinburgh International Festival
Kings Theatre, Edinburgh
2006Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
Black WatchNational Theatre of Scotland
Old Drill Hall (Edinburgh University)
2006Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
VariousPitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry Festival Theatre
2006Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
VariousRoyal Lyceum, Edinburgh
Royal Lyceum Theatre
2006Wardrobe Supervisor/Maker/Dresser
Event
Rabbie taks a walkDiageo
Diageo HQ
2006Dresser/Maintenance
Theatre
Mother GooseQdos Entertainment
Kings Theatre, Edinburgh
2005Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
A Christmas CarolRoyal Lyceum, Edinburgh
Royal Lyceum Theatre
2005Wardrobe Assistant/Maintenance
Theatre
Curlew RiverEdinburgh International Festival
Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
2005Dresser
Theatre
VariousFestival City Theatres
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
2005Costume Maker
Theatre
A Man for all SeasonsPitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry Festival Theatre
2004Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
AladdinQdos Entertainment
Kings Theatre, Edinburgh
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2006Theatre CostumeTelford College, Edinburgh

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Experienced on domestic and industrial sewing machines, overlockers and irons.

    Additional Skills

    Flat pattern and stand cutting

    Pre and post 18th century corsetry

    Ladies and Gents modern and period tailoring

    Costume Padding and embellishment

    Dyeing and breaking down techniques

    Additional Information

    Winner of:

    Royal Bank of Scotland Student Prize 2006

    Telford College School of Design Student Prize 2006

    Referees

    Available upon request

    About me

    I am a freelance Costume cutter and maker based in Glasgow. I have been working in Theatre and Opera for nearly 2 decades, as well as site specific and corporate events. I specialise in both Ladies and Gents period and modern tailoring and fabric based body padding. I also design and make bespoke corsets from my fully equipped workroom.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime