Photini Matsi

Photini Matsi
GROWTH

Design

EDUCATION

BA (Hons) First Class Theatre Design, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, UK, 2012-2015

Philip and Christine Carne Prize for Theatre Design  |  awarded to the student with highest mark, RWCMD, Cardiff, July 2015

PROFESSIONAL WORK

painter   painting the facade of former R&Z Fashions building | High Street, Swansea , 2016

prop painter   Elegy | dir: Josie Rourke, designer: Tom Scutt | Donmar Warehouse, London , 2016

painter   Princes & Paupers | Vintage & Bespoke Menswear and Accessories Shop | Castle Arcade, Cardiff, 2016

headdresses maker   The Odyssey | dir: Max Lindsay, designer: James Donnelly | Nuffield Theatre, Southampton , 2016

figure making   for Pamela Howard | Cardiff , 2016

model making assistant   second year model making project 'Found Space'  | RWCMD, 2016

painter   Les Liaisons Dangereuses | dir: Josie Rourke, designer: Tom Scutt | Donmar Warehouse, London , 2015

assistant painter Jest End | dir: Garry Lake, designer: Seb Noel | Waterloo East Theatre, London , 2015

set assistant   Half 'n' Half:The Curry Musical | dir: Vik Sivalingam, designer: Carys Beard | Weston Studio WMC, Cardiff, 2015

teaching assistant   first year model making project | RWCMD, 2015

prop maker   Ar Waith Ar Daith | Walk the Plank, Wales Millennium Centre, September 2015

assistant maker   Mosasaurus Jurassic World | Wild Creations, Cardiff, October, 2015

assistant scenic artist   Ball in the Wall RWC 2015 | Wild Creations, Cardiff, September, 2015

scenic artist   Sickening Stories (event at Stirling, UK) | by Bakehouse Factory, Bristol, July 2015

venue decorating & painting   Depot! | designer: Tim Dickel, April - October, Cardiff 2015

RWCMD PRODUCTIONS

set & costume designer   Growth | by Luke Norris, dir: Sean Linnen | for NEW: 2015 new writing season | Richard Burton Theatre, Cardiff & The Gate Theatre London, 2015

set assistant   Murder My Sweet! | choreographer: Mathieu Geffré, designer: Nate Gibson | part of Alternative Routes | National Dance Company Wales, Dance house, Cardiff, 2014

design assistant   Hayfever | by Noel Coward, dir: Kate Wasserberg, designer: Brad Caleb Lee | Richard Burton Theatre, 2014

design assistant   Epsom Downs | by Howard Brenton, dir: Stefan Escreet, designers: Phoebe Tonkin & Lizzie French | Bute Theatre, 2014

design assistant   Twelfth Night | dir: George Perrin, designer: Ruby Spencer Pugh | Richard Burton Theatre, 2013

designer, puppet maker, puppeteer   The Stolen Heart | by Greg Cullen, dir: Emma Williams | site-specific promenade performance at College Grounds, 2013