Leanne Geddes

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Puppet and mask technician
Theatre
The lion kingDisney
Lyceum Theatre
2019 - 2020Textile artist
Film
InfiniteHigh command productions ltd
2019Scenic painter
Television / TV
BridgertonNetflix
2019Set decoration
Television / TV
CursedNetflix
2019Senior textile artist
Television / TV
CursedNetflix
2019Senior textile artist
Film
Jingle jangleNetflix
2019Props
Other
WorkshopZone creations
2019Costume prop maker
Television / TV
Dark towerAmazon Studios
2018 - 2019Armour/fabrication artist
Television / TV
KryptonShoe bucket productions
2018Textile artist
Film
Maleficent 2Merryweather productions
2018Textile artist
Television / TV
Game of ThronesFire and Blood Productions
2015 - 2018scenic artist/ poly carver
Theatre
various productionsset blue scenery
2017 - 2018costume prop maker/ textile artist
Film
The Kid Who Would Be KingWarner Bros
2017Textile artist
Film
Mamma Mia! Here We Go AgainShepperton Studios
2017Assistant stage manager
Theatre
FidelioLongborough opera theatre
2017Props/painter technican
Tour
KuriosCirque Du Soleil
2017Textile artist
Film
Mary Poppins ReturnsDisney
2016 - 2017ASM/prop maker
Theatre
Dick WhittingtonHawthorne theatre
2016Props
Television / TV
Come together h & m christmas advert
Wes Anderson
Artem Ltd
2016Costume dyer/breakdown artist
Film
The Darkest HourWorking Title
2016Costume dyer/ breakdown
Television / TV
The man in an orange shirtKudos Productions
2016Scenic artist
Theatre
Dick WhittingtonHawthorne theatre
2016Costume dye/breakdown artist
Film
American AssassinToom productions
2016Costume breakdown
Television / TV
The White PrincessCompany Pictures
2016Costume breakdown
Film
The CommuterPinewood Studios
2016Textile breakdown artist
Other
Burberry black label advertBlack label productions
2016Textile breakdown artist
Film
Assassin's CreedToom productions
2016Prop/set maker
Event
London beer festivalTheme Traders
2016Prop maker
Theatre
Henry VRegent's Park Open Air Theatre
2016Prop Fabrication artist
Television / TV
Home pride advertArtem Ltd
2014 - 2016Scenic artist
Theatre
The lucky stiff, lion the witch and the wardrobe, Cinderella, carouselSet blue scenery
2016Prop maker
Theatre
Richard iiiAlameida theatre
2016Prop maker
Theatre
Aladdin the musicalDisney
2016Costume dyer/breakdown artist
Film
Dunkirk
Christopher nolan
Longcross studios
Longcross
2016Prop/fabricaton/artwork
Television / TV
Kfc advertArtem Ltd
2016Poly carver/sculptor
Exhibition
Self portrait of a dreamerJoseph kilbansky art
2016Assistant stage manager/prop maker
Tour
I am thomasNational Theatre of Scotland
2015 - 2016Costume breakdown artist
Television / TV
Taboo
Tom hardy
Hardy son and Baker
2015 - 2016Assistant stage manager prop maker
Theatre
CinderellaHawthorne theatre
2014 - 2016Set maintenance
Exhibition
General conferencesQueen Elizabeth II conference centre
2014 - 2016Puppet/prop maker
Tour
Duck in the truck, santas helper, my pet monster, sorcerers apprenticeBlunderbus Theatre Company
2015Puppet maker
Theatre
Graeme of thronesRIP Productions
2015Scenic artwork prop build
Exhibition
M-setSet blue scenery
2015costume breakdown artist - daily
Film
rogue one a star wars storylucas films ltd
2015Prop/puppet maker
Theatre
Carrie the musical, big fish, nice work if you can get it, drowsy chaperone, your a good man Charlie Brown, seussical, columbines, anatomy of gray, theory of relativity, fame, zombie prom, blood brothersStagedoor Manor
2015Set build/props
Theatre
William tellSet up scenery/royal opera house
Royal opera house
2015Prop maker Scenic artist
Other
Venue theming prop maker/artworkCheeky tiki
2015Prop/puppet repair
Theatre
Hug-less douglasBlunderbus Theatre Company
2014 - 2015Deputy stage manager
Theatre
CinderellaAsh Live Productions Ltd
2014Costume Breakdown artist
Film
Road GamesRoad games ltd
2014Av technician
Exhibition
Conferencequeen Elizabeth ii conference centre
2014Costume Breakdown artist
Film
PanWarner Bros
Leavesden studios
2014prop build
Other
Hothouse IWGHothouse I Want Gets Ltd
2013 - 2014Fabrication/Head maker
Other
CorporateRainbow Productions
2006 - 2014ASM(prop/puppet/scenic)
Theatre
Walt Disney productions - Various showsDisney
The Walt Disney company
2013 - 2014Head maker
Event
Costume company- promotionalFrenzy Creative
2013Costume Breakdown artist
Film
SurvivorMillenium Films
Pinewood studios
2013Costume Dyer/screen print /breakdown artist
Film
ExodusFox productions ltd
Pinewood studios
2011puppet animator/asm
Theatre
the paul zerdin showroar comedy - the walt disney company
2011puppet animator/asm
Theatre
the Ronn Lucas showthe Marcelli company
2009prop maker
Other
the Freddy Fusion science and magic showInfo@freddy fusion.com
2009puppet maker
Other
michael harrison ventriloquist showFunny guy productions
2008stage manager
Theatre
The Pleasance
pleasance dome-edinburgh
2007Costume maker
Theatre
Oliver!Centre stage community theatre
Empire theatre
2007prop/puppet maker
Film
Lonely HeartsDavey Inc
2006crew
Event
bank of scotland conferencedimond crew services
edinburgh conference centre
2004Costume maker
Theatre
Oliver!Sunderland operatic society
Empire theatre
2003 - 2004costume/prop maker
Theatre
jack and the beanstalkRoyalty Theatre
royalty theatre -sunderland
2004costume/prop maker
Theatre
draculaRoyalty Theatre
royalty theatre -sunderland
2003Costume/prop maker
Event
Connect groupSouth healthy city
2003costume/prop maker
Theatre
Are you being served?Whitley Bay theatre company
whitley Bay theatre
2003costume maker
Other
Charlie and the chocolate factoryDame Allans Academy
Dame Allans Academy, Newcastle upon Tyne
2003costume/prop maker
Other
fame!Dame Allans Academy
Dame Allans Academy, Newcastle upon Tyne
2001 - 2002Costume maker
Other
Fancy dress costumesFancy that!
2002Costume prop maker
Film
The falling manFrog and peach
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Portrait sculptureThe figurative sculpture school
    2016Advanced prosthetics (stage and screen)Rsc
    2015Taxidermy (small mammals)Curious menagerie
    2006MA advanced stage and screen practiceQueen Margaret University
    2001Graphic design and illustrationUniversity of Sunderland
    1997HND Graphic design and illustrationForth valley college, clackmannanshire

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Soldering iron, Flocking machine, Scenic artwork equipment, Air gun, Air brush, Graphic design programmes, Power tools, Sewing machine domestic
    I can operate:
    Poly carving tools/hot knife/hot wire, Industrial sewing machine, Overlocker domestic/industrial

    Additional Skills

    I have recently completed a short course in taxidermy of small animals.

    I have previous studio work experience in a graphic design and printing environment.

    I have gained knowledge of completing work for print, colour separations, leaflet, business card and magazine layout.

    HNC Graphic design and illustration

    HND Graphic Design and illustration

    BA (Hons) Graphic design and illustration

    ECDL

    Get in/outs - Setting and striking of shows,

    running required stage plots,

    training crew and technicians

    Collect/store, load and manage inventory for pyro product,

    assisting with setting and running of pyrotechnics for shows,

    Specialist builds, preventative maintenance and routine repair of appropriate theatre equipment

    Assisting with cast change, new show installs, equipment tests, vendor support, and company events.

    I also have moulding,casting skills, body casting, sculpting, foam carving, cane work, gilding, scenic art work, puppet fabrication, prop making skills.

    Costume/ fabric dyeing painting and breakdown, , Air brushing, Costume/ fashion history. costume construction.

    Additional Information

    My main skills are producing one off props, puppets, scenic artwork design , scenic elements and specialized costumes.

    Have had MEWP training .

    Referees

    available upon request

    About me

    I am a well organised, reliable and experienced professional. I have gained experience in many aspects of the theatre environment. Customer orientated by training and temperament, I have a good sense of humour and work well under pressure, to tight schedules and deadlines. With good communication skills at all levels, I am equally able to take direction from my superiors and develop and motivate others.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    Work Permits
    • EU
    • USA
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Industry Training
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    • First Aid (Any)
    • IOSH Working Safely Certificate
    • Working at Heights Certificate

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