Justin Nardella studied theatre design at the NIDA, Sydney.
Previously for ENO: Tristan and Isolde
Theatre productions: Mr Incredible, Where Do Little Birds Go (Vault and Edinburgh Festival); Legends! (Gordon Frost Organisation); Hansel and Gretel (Opera in Space); Tender Napalm, L’Orfeo (Brisbane Festival); Circle Mirror Transformation (Ensemble Theatre); Before and After (Sydney Theatre Company); Ladybird, Bliss, Whore (Downstairs Belvoir); Macbeth, Glace Chase (Darlinghurst Theatre Co.); Porn.Cake, Silent Disco (Griffin Theatre Co.); Every Single Saturday, the Musical (Glen Street Theatre). Under Noel Staunton’s artistic direction at the Brisbane Festival, he was a leading site designer creating art installations and a custom-built outdoor amphitheatre for 500 patrons, and directed the 2011 Festival Launch. He is the Associate Designer on Priscilla Queen of the Desert, The Musical for the UK tour, Stockholm, Madrid and Seoul.
Film credits: production designer on Andy X for Jim Sharman and The Scare’s Could Be Bad music video. He has also designed events for brands including Audi, GHD and Aveda. He was the inaugural winner of the Australian BMW Young Artist of the Year Award.
Last updated: 12th October 2017