Gabriella Slade

Gabriella Slade

Costume Designer

Current and forthcoming projects include: SHOWSTOPPER! (Costume & Props; The Lyric, West End, previously The Apollo, Olivier Award for Best Entertainment and Family - 2016); A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN (Set & Costumes; UK Tour 2018); SIX (Costume: UK Tour, Edinburgh & Arts Theatre); BILLIONAIRE BOY (Set & Costumes; Nuffield Theatre, Southampton).

Set and Costume credits include: SPRING AWAKENING (Hope Mill Theatre); THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (UK Tour); CINDERELLA (Citizens Theatre, Glasgow); LOOT (Watermill Theatre & Park Theatre); BODIES (Royal Court Theatre); MURDER FOR TWO (Watermill Theatre & The Other Palace); ROMEO AND JULIET; CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE; HOW DO YOU EAT AN ELEPHANT? (National Youth Theatre Wales); THE IRIS MURDER (Traverse Theatre & Scottish Tour); KOMMILITONEN! (Welsh National Opera); STIG OF THE DUMP (UK Tour); WIND IN THE WILLOWS (Oxford Playhouse); BUMBLESCRATCH (Adelphi Theatre, Gala Performance); HENRY VI; RICHARD III (Wales Millennium Centre); HOUSE OF BLAKEWELL - WE CAN MAKE YOU HAPPY (Edinburgh Festival & Vault Festival); LOVE BIRDS; HAPPY NEVER AFTER (Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh Festival); ALICE IN WONDERLAND (Oxford Playhouse); ALBERT HERRING; COSI FAN TUTTI (Dora Stouzker Hall); HOUSE OF BLAKEWELL'S HOUSE PARTY (Latitude, Bestival & Vault Festival); THE MIRACLE; A CUCKOO IN THE NEST; A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY (Richard Burton Theatre); DEAD BORN GROW (Frantic Assembly & National Youth Theatre Wales); SHE LOVES ME; THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA (GSA); THE BLOOD IS STRONG (Finborough Theatre); HAPPY NEVER AFTER + PEOPLE LIKE US (Pleasance Theatre).

Costume credits include: WORKING (Southwark Playhouse); THE GREEN HOUSE (National Dance Company, Wales); IN THE HEIGHTS (Kings Cross Theatre, previously Southwark Playhouse, Winner of 3 Olivier Awards); PETER AND THE STARCATCHER (Royal and Derngate); THE LAST FIVE YEARS (St James’ Theatre); THE LAST MERMAID (Wales Millennium Centre); FOLK (National Dance Company Wales); A CHRISTMAS CAROL; THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO; THE ONE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS (Castle Theatre); JUST SO; WIND IN THE WILLOWS (South Hill Park); EVERYDAY MAPS FOR EVERYDAY USE (Finborough Theatre); STEVE AND THEN IT ENDED (Theatre503).
Assistant credits include: DE GABAY (Set & Costumes, National Theatre, Wales); BEYOND BORDERS (Set & Costumes, National Youth Theatre Wales); CANDIDE (Costumes, RSC); THE COMMITMENTS (Costumes, Palace Theatre, West End); FROM HERE TO ETERNITY (Costumes, Shaftesbury Theatre, West End); THE DUCHESS OF MALFI (Set & Props, Punchdrunk, ENO). She has also assisted on TV programmes for the BBC, and various festivals including Glastonbury and the Big Chill.

Gabriella received an Off West-End Award Nomination for Best Costume Design in 2015 for IN THE HEIGHTS. She was a JMK Award finalist in 2014, an RSC Trainee Designer finalist in 2013 & 2014 and was shortlisted for The Linbury Prize for Stage Design in 2013. Gabriella studied Theatre Design at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.  


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