Louise Allberry


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YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015 - 2016Costume Trainee
Various productionsCreative Skillset Trainee Database
2013 - 2016Fitter, Seamstress & Fitting Room Manager
Couture BridalCarina Baverstock Couture
2014Wardrobe Assistant - Work Experience
Television / TV
Father BrownBBC
2013Costume Supervisor and Maker
Something Old, Something NewThe Musical Theatre Academy
The Bridewell Theatre
2012Costume Supervisor and Maker
Jack and the BeanstalkThe Musical Theatre Academy
2012Costume Supervisor & Maker
The Sunshine GangThe Musical Theatre Academy
2012Creator Maker
Scrub a Dub.Half Moon Young People's Theatre
The Half Moon
Fashion ShowRah Productions
Venue in Bloomsbury Square
Graduate Fashion ShowChapman and Burrell
The Royal Courts of Justice
Olympic Opening and Closing CeremoniesLOCOG
Olympic Stadium
Revolution Dance ShowFreelance
Haymarket Theatre
2012Costume Maker
Olympic Opening and Closing CeremoniesLOCOG
2011Costume Supervisor
The Lower Depths.Rose Bruford College
The Rose Theatre
2011Costume Assistant & Maker
SeventeenRose Bruford College
The Barn Theatre
2011Costume Assistant & Maker
The EuropeansRose Bruford College
The Unicorn
  • Education

    2012Costume Production with First Class HonoursRose Bruford College
    2009National Diploma in Art and Design. Specialising in Fashion and Textiles with a Triple Grade Distinction.Wiltshire College


    I own (and can operate):
    Steam Pressurised Iron, Over locker, Sewing Machine
    I can operate:
    Steamer, Industrial Over locker, Industrial Sewing Machine

    Additional Skills

    I have an extensive amount of knowledge in both Modern and Period Pattern Cutting and being able to successfully realise a Designer's design. I am a very organised person with the skill and drive to lead a team.

    I am fully committed and motivated to everything that I do and enjoy working within a team. I have a varied amount of skills due to the diverse range of training and jobs that I have had.

    I also have a small amount of knowledge in Millinery and Wig Dressing as well as Dancewear with much experience in Dying and Breaking Down.

    Additional Information

    I had fifteen years of taught lessons in Ballroom and Freestyle Dancing including the Waltz, Latin American, Samba and Line Dancing before giving it up to move to University.

    I love what I do and hope to have the opportunity to work in all kinds of theatre and television productions throughout my career. I am extremely hard-working, passionate and determined to achieve.


    The Musical Theatre Academy.

    Contact - Annemarie Lewis Thomas

    Email - **contact removed** .

    Others available on request.

    Industry Awards

    Lilian Baylis Award - an award given to talented and promising students with a grant to help in the final year of study at University; awarded by The Royal Victoria Hall Foundation.

    About me

    Highly motivated and enthusiastic, I began studying a BA Honours degree in Costume Production six years ago and was awarded a First Class Honours Degree three years later. I am extremely passionate about all aspects of Costume and have a high level of skill in Pattern Cutting and Construction, Dressing, Costume Maintenance and Supervising. I am interested in all styles of theatre and love to be continually challenged. I would also love to have a career in film and television.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • National Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    • Showcase
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard