Gemma Turner

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Seamstress
Film
Skyline TVCSandstorm films
Sandstorm Films, Badbury
2020Costume Maker
Film
Mission Impossible 7
Christopher McQuarrie
Jupiter Spring Productions Ltd
Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden
2019 - 2020Wardrobe Assistant/ Dresser
Theatre
A Kind of People
Michael Buffong
Royal Court Theatre
Royal Court Theatre
2019Dresser
Tour
Grandpa's Great Escape Live
Sean Foley
Phil McIntyre Live
SSE Arena Wembley
2019Wardrobe Assistant/ Dresser
Theatre
The Lion King, UK TourDisney
Bristol Hippodrome
2019Costume Maker - Alterations
Film
Jingle Jangle
David E. Talbert
Fantastic Productions Ltd.
Arborfield Studios
2019Wardrobe Assistant/ Dresser
Theatre
[Un]Leashed & Hobson's ChoiceBirmingham Royal Ballet
Sadler's Wells
2019Wardrobe Assistant/ Dresser
Theatre
Cinderella
Christopher Wheeldon
English National Ballet
Royal Albert Hall
2018 - 2019Wardrobe Assistant/ Dresser
Theatre
The Band The Musical UK Tour
Kim Gavin
The Band The Musical UK Tour
Theatre Royal Haymarket
2017Costume Designer & Supervisor
Film
Embrace Me
Melissa-Kelly Franklin
Bluestocking Pictures
2014Special Projects Workroom Sewing Assistant
Film
Pirates of the Caribbean VCosprop
2014Workshop Seamstress
Warehouse
NumerousPrompt Side Theatrical Drapery
2014Costume Designer & Supervisor
Film
Portrait
Melissa-Kelly Franklin
Independent Film
2014Costume Assistant
Television / TV
Hetty FeatherBBC
2014Costume Design & Construction
Event
The Dynamite RoomJason Hewitt
The Vaults, Waterloo
2013Costume Department Intern
Theatre
Costume DepartmentThe Metropolitan Opera, New York
The Metropolitan Opera, New York
2013Costume Assistant
Tour
Clowns and QueensGandini Juggling
2013Alterations & Wardrobe Assistant
Theatre
Hansel and GretalRoyal Opera House
Royal Opera House
2013Pattern Cutting & Seamstressing
Tour
Basement Jaxx 2013 TourAnna Burns Studio
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2014BA (Hons) Costume for PerformanceLondon College of Fashion, University for the Arts London

    Additional Skills

    Technical - High standard of pattern cutting/manipulation and

    sewing skills (hand, domestic, industrial & overlockers), knowledge of period and contemporary womenswear menswear and childrenswear design, including corsetry, millinery, tailoring, stretch and dancewear, breaking down techniques and fabric sourcing.

    Creative - Strong visual logic and passion for simplicity, elegance, colour, fabrics and texture. Thorough text analysis.

    Languages -Good command of French and Spanish.

    IT -Confident user of both PC and Mac office programs.

    Experience in photo editing software.

    Referees

    Available upon request

    About me

    Graduate of the BA Costume for Performance Course at London College of Fashion with first class honours.

    Accomplished at design, construction, alteration, maintenance and dressing.

    Work reflects thorough research, attention to detail and creative enterprise with a particular, though not limited, interest in period costume. An organised, diligent individual with theatrical and screen experience.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Circus
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Pantomime
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard