Abigail Wood

Abigail Wood

Performance Designer

  • Location: Derby
  • Freelancer: Available

Abigail is currently on the verge of graduating from Nottingham Trent University with a BA (Hons) in Theatre Design. 

Abigail trained in a wide number areas devoted to theatre and performance ranging from, set & costume design, puppetry, lighting design, construction, technical drawing and scenic painting. She trained to be a 'jack of all trades' in order to boost our potential for future employers.

Abigail's first independantly realised design took place at the beginning of 2015 in the form of a site specific production located at Nottingham Castle. Having been well recieved it will re run later this year in Nottingham. She is about to embark into the world of design with the aim to become a successful freelance performance designer. 

Work History

Set and Costume Designer - All Schools Should Be Art Schools - Nottingham Castle

Oct 2014 - Jan 2015

Scenic Artist - All Schools Should Be Art Schools - Nottingham Castle

Dec 2014 - Dec 2014

Creative Designer - Just So Festival - Wild Rumpus

Mar 2014 - Aug 2014

Installation Designer & Maker - ''Flying Off The Page'' - Sheffield Crucible

Feb 2014 - Mar 2014

Props Maker - 'Kes' - Sheffield Crucible

Feb 2014 - Mar 2014

Deviser, Designer & Maker - 'Hansel & Gretal' - Nottingham Trent University

Sep 2013 - Dec 2013

Props Maker - 'Sleeping Beauty' - Nottingham Arts Theatre

Nov 2013 - Nov 2013

Education

Theatre Design - BA (Hons) - Nottingham Trent University

Sep 2012 - Jul 2015

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Management
  • 3D Modeller
  • Arts and Events Management
  • AutoCAD
  • Costume
  • Costume Construction
  • Costume Design
  • Creative Model Making
  • Event Design
  • Event Planning
  • Model Making
  • Set Design
  • Set Dressing
  • Sketching
  • Technical Drawing

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