Nicky Gillibrand - artist at English National Opera

Nicky Gillibrand

Costume Designer

Career Highlights

Currently for ENO: The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO: Don Giovanni, Girl of the Golden West, Rodelinda, The Magic Flute, Don Giovanni, Julietta, Turk in Italy, Boris Godunov, Pelléas, Peter Grimes.

Opera credits elsewhere: Rusalka (Copenhagen, Finland); Il trittico, Anna Nicole (also BAM in New York), Boris Godunov, The Gambler, Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, Gianni Schicchi, L’Heure Espagnole, Queen of Spades (ROH); Fiery Angel (Brussels); Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (La Scala, Japan); Cendrillon, Der Rosenkavalier, The Rape of Lucretia, Miserly Knight, Flight, Don Giovanni (Glyndebourne); La traviata, Hansel and Gretel (set and costumes), Of Thee I Sing, Pelléas, Don Carlos, Wozzeck (Opera North); Die Zauberflöte (Aix Festival), Flight (Amsterdam); War and Peace (Paris); Midsummer Marriage, Pelléas (Munich). She has designed costumes for RNT, RSC, Royal Court Theatre and Young Vic among others.

Most recent theatre credits: Absolute Hell, Angels in America (also Broadway), Everyman (National Theatre); Once in a Lifetime, The Trial, Measure for Measure, Hamlet, Public Enemy, The Government Inspector and Vernon God Little (YV); In Basildon (RCT). West End credits include Billy Elliot the Musical (also Australia and Broadway). She is the Winner of the Gold award for Best Costume Design, Prague Quadrenale 2003 for A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Last updated: 11th February 2019