A Teenage Opera


Designer: Colin Mayes
Assistant Designer: Lauren Connolly
Director: Julie Atherton
Music Director: Joe Louis Robinson

Overseeing the Costume creation and combination as the Assistant Designer on Youth Music Theatre’s new musical ‘A Teenage Opera’ working with 40 young actors aged 11-21 for a 3 week intensive rehearsal, make and build period.   By collaboration and communication with the designer the costume ideas were taken and adjusted accordingly with the costume hires.  Taking measurements, doing costume fittings, costume sourcing and control of a budget, the job included hiring and designing the costume pieces for all characters of the show as well as research and realisation of the 60’s hairstyles for the teenage characters.