Fran Horler

Fran Horler

Costume Assistant

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

Fran trained in Theatre and Performance Design at The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, and has since worked across the UK in theatre, film and events.
Credits include; Custody (UK Tour), Party Skills at the World Shoreditch Town Hall/ Manchester International Festival, Much Ado About Nothing, Sense and Sensibility, How May I Direct Your Call? Liverpool LightNight, Being Keegan.
Aside from Freelance Theatre Design, Fran has been actively involved in other production departments for the Theatre Royal Bath, Royal Shakespeare Company, The Globe and the National Theatre.

Work History

Dresser - Old Vic, London

Nov 2019 - Present

Costume Asssitant - Shakespeare's Globe

Oct 2019 - Nov 2019

Principle's Dresser - BIG: The Musical

Aug 2019 - Nov 2019

Costume Assistant - Donmar Warehouse

Jul 2019 - Aug 2019

Costume Assistant - Regents Park Open Air Theatre

May 2019 - Jul 2019

Wardrobe Assistant - Theatre Royal Bath

Apr 2017 - Dec 2017

Scenic Artist - Royal Shakespeare Company

Sep 2016 - Nov 2017

Scenic Artist - Set Up Scenery

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017

Scenic Artist - Shakespeare's Globe

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017

Design Assistant - Party Skills at the End of the World // MIF and Shoreditch Town Hall

Jun 2017 - Jun 2017

Costume Maker - Liz Sheard Costume Design

Jul 2016 - Jul 2016

Costume Assistant - Being Keegan (Short Film)

May 2016 - May 2016

Education

Period Hairstyles for Wigs - Short Course - The Wig Room Training Academy

Aug 2018 - Aug 2018

BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance Design - Degree - The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts

Sep 2013 - Jul 2016

Skills

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Finance and budgeting
  • Apple Mac
  • Assistant Designer experience
  • AutoCAD
  • Basic Costume Construction
  • Basic Health and Safety
  • Basic tailoring and alterations
  • Basic Wysiwyg
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Costume
  • Costume Design
  • Fabric Sourcing
  • Hand-sewing
  • Machine Sewing/ Overlocking
  • Musician
  • Organisational and Planning Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Props
  • Puppetry
  • Responsibility
  • Scenic Art
  • Score reading
  • Set Design
  • Set Dressing
  • Sourcing
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team Leadership
  • Team Player
  • UK Driving Licence

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