Sue Lawrence

    • Costume Designer
    • Production Co-ordinator

    Northumberland/ Newcastle U...

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Head of wardrobe
Television / TV
Royal Navy
Ed Morris
Rattling Sticks
North East
2013 - 2017Owner, partner
Other
Chic Shed Designs
Sue Lawrence
Chic Shed Designs
Ryton
2016Head of wardrobe
Film
Fight
Jon Max Spatz
Signature Pictures
Hoults Yard Newcastle
2013Assistant Stage Manager/ Runner
Theatre
Teen StarOpen Mike
Tyne Theatre Newcastle
2013Costume Designer
Theatre
The Little MermaidStage And Production House
2007 - 2012Fundraiser/ Event and Production/ festival stlye productions
Event
MultipleSelf employed
2007Costume designer
Film
The IslandWellington Films Ltd
2007Costume designer/ supervisor
Film
Tyne Wear fire safetyDiFFERENT
Numerous locations
2007Costume Designer
Film
Barker and StonehouseDiFFERENT
2006Producer
Film
Charity Film.Chin-Up
2006Costume Designer
Film
Barker and StonehouseDiFFERENT
2006Wardrobe assistant
Film
Byker GroveZenith North
2006Costume designer/ wardrobe mistress
Other
One North East tourist advertMTP Glasgow
All over North East
2005BBC
Other
Regional news
Tiger Tiger, Newcastle
2005Costume designer/ maker
Film
Yorkshire Television
2005Supporting artist
Film
Word Sword
Newcastle area
2005Wardrobe assistant
Film
Perfect Day Productions
Darlington
2005Wardrobe assistant
Film
Kronfli Duliba Productions
Dalton Park
2000 - 2004owner manager
Other
Interior designer
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2005Fashion DesignNorthumbria University
    1977O levelsQueen Elizabeth Grammer School
    1977FoundationCumbria College of Art and Design

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Sewing machine and materials, plus other pieces of equiptment for making, altering and dressing.

    Additional Skills

    Design, pattern cutting, unusual dramatic, detailed, period costumes and research are my specialist areas. Self employed interior designer for five years. I also enjoy designing whacky outfits for panto or film.

    Since graduating I have been working on films, commercials and television designing and making costumes as well as supervising in the wardrobe department.

    I have also produce three charity DVDs, and have recently been involved as a stage manager on live shows.

    Additional Information

    I have had ten years in amateur dramatics, and have moved professionally onto films and TV, having always been complimented on my costumes. I like to design dramatic costumes for theatre, film or TV. I am now working with many different companies designing and making whacky, eccentric, glamorous and beautiful outfits.

    I have also worked as a fundraiser for a children's cancer charities, which has given me a fantastic portfolio of contacts, whether celebrities or the media.

    Referees

    Mr J Beresford,

    Yorkshire TV,

    Leeds **contact removed**

    About me

    I have experience of costume design, wardrobe management, and have recently been involved in production.

    I am a multi tasker, having worked in many departments on TV and theatre. I also have experience in stage management.

    I am an extremely well organsied person, and am very thorough in my work, creative, enthusiastic, imaginative and very hard working. If you need someone that can turn their hand to most things, I am the person to speak to.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Live Events
    • Pantomime
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)