Es Devlin

Es Devlin trained in English literature, art and music, before attending the Motley theatre design course.

Recent designs for the National: Ugly Lies the Bone, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire

Recent West End: The Nether, Chimerica

Other recent theatre: Faith Healer, Linda, Hamlet, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, American Psycho, The Master and Margarita, Machinal, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Recent opera and dance: Otello, The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Don Giovanni, Les Troyens, Salomé, Carmen, Gaddafi, Connectome, Afterlight, God’s Plenty

Recent concert tours: Beyoncé, Adele, U2, The Weeknd, Imogen Heap, Goldfrapp, Kanye West 

Solo installations: Mirror Maze, PlayBox, Box of Miracles

Events: London Olympic Closing Ceremony and part of the Opening Ceremony design team in Rio

Es Devlin has won the Linbury Prize, three Olivier Awards, two Critics Circle Awards, Evening Standard, International Opera and Parnelli Awards, and was named 2016 WSJ Innovator of the Year. She was made OBE in 2015.

(Published February 2017)