Born in Paris, Cécile initially spent three years at the Sorbonne University studying modern literature, before deciding to combine her passions for text, performance and fine art by studying stage design at Wimbledon College of Art, and graduated with a first class degree in June 2013. Since graduating, she has been shortlisted as one of the twelve finalist of the Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2013, and awarded the Royal Opera House Linbury bursary (2015) and nominated Best Set Designer by the Off West End Theatre awards 2014. Cécile is also a Jerwood Young Designer 2016.
Cécile’s work was exhibited at the Prague Quadrennial 2015, and at the V&A exhibition Make/Believe: UK Design for Performance 2011-2015.
Credits include: Punkplay, directed by Tom Hughes (Southwark Playhouse, 2016), Grown Up, directed by Emily Lim and GAMESHOW (Camden People's Theatre, 2016), The Iphigenia Quartet, directed by Christopher Haydon, Rebecca Hill, Elayce Ismail and Jenifer Tang (The Gate, 2016), My People, directed by Steffan Donnelly and Aled Pedrick (Clywd Theatre, 2015), The Mickvah Project directed by Jay Miller (The Yard, 2015), Harajuku Girls, directed by Jude Christian (Finborough Theatre, 2015), Impermanent Theatre, by Impermanence Dance Theatre (touring festivals, 2014-2015).
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The Premiere Date of Production
The Premiere Space of Production
Oval House Theatre, London
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Dan Barnard and Rachel Briscoe
Josh Pharo and Gillian Tan
Projection and Multi-Media Designer
Other Creative Collaborator/s
Goldsmiths University's Department of Computing through the Creativeworks Creative Entrepreneur in Residence Scheme.
PRODUCTION MANAGER Sam Clear
DEVELOPED BY Lou Coleman, Barra Collins, Clare Dunn, Shireen Mula, Ed Richards, Delme Thomas.
PHOTOGRAPHS BY Cat Lee