Portfolio Advisory Day - Wednesday 2 December 2015

Posted on 23 Mon 11 2015

Venue: National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1 9PX in the Duffield Studio (enter via Dorfman Theatre foyer)

This event is aimed at stage design final year students, interested in designing for theatre, dance and opera, who are eligible to apply for the Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2017.

Bring your portfolio and meet representatives from the performing arts industry including designers, directors, and production managers. You will receive advice on the strengths and weaknesses they see in the presentation of your work. The purpose of a portfolio review is to guide and encourage your development as an artist and to offer information about how best to present your work.

Email linburyprize@nationaltheatre.org.uk to apply for one of the 60-minute slots in the day, which allows you the chance to meet two different mentors for 30 minutes each.

Be quick – places are very limited and will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Available time slots:

10:30 Group A

11:30 Group B

12:30 Group C

14:30 Group D

15:30 Group E

16:30 Group F

17:30 END

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The winners of the prestigious Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2017 were announced at a ceremony at the National Theatre on 1 November. This year’s overall winner of the Linbury Prize 2017 is Basia Binkowska, who will be designing Othello / Macbeth for the Lyric Hammersmith.

This year the twelve finalists are: Laura Albeck, Emily Bates, Basia Binkowska, Eleanor Bull, Abby Clarke, Dylan Howells, Maxwell Nicholson-Lailey, Sonya Plenefisch, Khadija Raza, Fin Redshaw, Jessica Staton and Jasmine Swan.

We are delighted to announce that Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, The Mercury Theatre, Colchester, Phoenix Dance Theatre, and Unicorn Theatre will be 2017's four commissioning theatre companies.

For further information on these companies, visit our Companies page.