I trained in Stage Management at Guildford School of Acting, and have worked as a freelance stage manager in and around London and now in Cornwall. I also have experience and a qualification in prop making. I run the production arts course at Truro College. I am passionate about theatre and love being creative.
With six years of studying art and design I have explored many areas of the arts, along side I have built up business and management skills from current working position. Being a self-sufficient, hard working and a responsible individual, I find new challenges enjoyable, with high expectations in all areas of work. Gaining knowledge and skills through work and theatre experience, I have ob…
I was a TV Producer in London and US for many years filming music and dance concerts. Have written up many programme treatments for TV and am writing a book. Have also worked as a Stylist and am generally considered Artistic!
Nichola Butland at Lyrebird creates costumes and accessories for the theatre. She has recently carried out work for Miracle Theatre, Cube Theatre, the Royal Cornwall Museum and the Performance Artist Samantha Sweeting , as well as private costume commissions. Nichola is a Guest Lecturer in Theatre at Dartington College of Arts at University College Falmouth.
I am a professional model and prop maker, working in Film, TV, theatre and product design. I have 20+ years of experience working with designers and theatre professionals and still enjoy making things! I have worked for ENO, ENB, WNO, Royal National Theatre and much more, my home and workshop are in Cornwall and from here I build and design all 3d elements large or small.