Tess Schofield

At the National: The Secret River (also for Sydney Theatre Company)

Other theatre includes: A Streetcar Named Desire for Sydney Theatre Company and The Diary of a Madman for Belvoir Street, both of which toured to the Brooklyn Academy of Music; Cloudstreet, The Seagull, The Judas Kiss, The Drover’s Wife and The Faith Healer for Belvoir Street; and Chess, Shane Warne – The Musical, Spring Awakening and The Wedding Song.

Opera includes: La traviata for Opera Australia; Sweeney Todd for the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Royal Opera; and Peter Grimes.

TV includes Tidelands (forthcoming), Harrow and The Kettering Incident.

The Water Diviner (AACTA and APDG awards), The Sapphires (AACTA Award), SpotswoodDirty Deeds and Bootmen (for each of which she won the AFI Award).


- Australian Production Designers Guild Award

- Green Room Award

- Helpmann Award

- Sydney Theatre Critics Awards. 

- The Water Diviner (AACTA and APDG awards)

- The Sapphires (AACTA Award)

Spotswood (AFI Award)

- Dirty Deeds (AFI Award)

- Bootmen (AFI Award)

(Published August 2019)