CV

weeks.emmajane@gmail.com

emmajaneweekscostume.com

Full clean driving license

 

Education

Ba(Hons) Design for Performance

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

2016-2019

 

Technical Skills

Pattern Drafting

Basic Tailoring

Corsetry 

Repairs and Alterations

Basic Millinery 

Knitting and Crochet

Styling and Dressing

Competent on both domestic and

industrial machines

Traditional Historic Sewing techniques

Hand Sewing

Basic Dyeing and Breaking Down 

Embroidery 

Beadwork

Fastenings

 

 

Work Experience

Costume Assistant (unpaid) | Pinocchio

The Torch Theatre | Dec 2018

Costume Designer - Sean Crowley

 

Ladies Workroom | The Royal Opera House

July 2018

 

 

References

Cathy Tate | Head of Workroom “HDM”

 

Amanda McLaughlan | Costume Supervisor “Industry”

TV

Costume Workroom trainee | His Dark Materials episode X Bad Wolf | Feb-March 2020

Costume Designer - Caroline McCall

Costume Supervisor - Dulcie Scott

Costume Coordinator - Ruby Jennick

 

Costume Trainee | Industry | HBO

July 2019-Jan 2020

Costume Designer - Claire Finlay-Thompson

Costume Supervisor - Amanda McLaughlan

Crowd Costume Supervisor - Jessica Houghton

 

Theatre

 

Costume Maker | “Rewild”

Green Man | July 2020

 

Dresser | WNO Opera Season

Jan-Feb 2020

 

Costume Designer and Maker | “Connadolig Llawen / A Christmas Conn” 

WMC Ffresh | 2019

 

Costume Designer and Maker | “Whimsy” 

The Big Splash | June 2019

 

Costume Alterations | Citrus Arts

2019

 

Costumer Maker | “The Taming of the Shrew” 

The Sherman Theatre | 2019

 

Costume Assistant | “World goes ‘round” and “God of carnage” 

The Gate Theatre 

2019

 

Costume Designer and Maker | “Connie Orff: You’re a Vision”

WMC Ffresh 

2019

 

Costume Assistant (unpaid) | Pinocchio

The Torch Theatre 

Dec 2018