Sophie is a Melbourne based Set and Costume designer. Sophie graduated with a Bachelor of Production (Design) from VCA in 2010 winning the Beleura John Tallis Design Award in her final year. Since then she has designed Hungry Ghosts (MTC), Burn This, The One and Mr Burns, A Post Electric Play (FortyFive Downstairs); Between the Clouds, Pyjama Girl and Letters from the Border (Hothouse Theatre); Extinction, Rules for Living, You got Older, Uncle Vanya, The Honey Bees, The Village Bike, Wet House, Love love love, 4,000 Miles and Day One, A Hotel, Evening (Red Stitch); Thigh Gap, A Long Day’s Dying, Conspiracy, Patient 12 and The Savages of Wirramai (LaMama); Love Song (Melbourne Fringe); and The Sapphires, Glorious, Educating Rita, Shirley Valentine, Always Patsy Cline and All My Love (Hit Productions).
Sophie was Design Assistant on An Ideal Husband and Twelfth Night (MTC). Outside of designing for Theatre, Sophie is MTC’s Costume Co-ordinator. She also works as a stylist, styling the images for MTC’s Subscription Season brochure (2016, 2017, 2018, 2020). Sophie was the wardrobe stylist on the music video Mine for Life is Better Blonde which was awarded the J award Australian Music Video of the Year in 2015.
You can view Sophie’s work at www.sophiewoodwarddesign.com