Carolyn M. Smith
2015: Designer of The Alchemist. 16th season. Stratford: King John, Peter Pan, Bartholomew Fair, Shakespeare’s Universe, Othello, The Duchess of Malfi. Costumes: Romeo and Juliet, Cymbeline, The Grapes of Wrath, The Swanne (three parts). Set design: The Odyssey. Elsewhere (selected): Macbeth (NAC/Citadel); The Way of the World (NAC/Soulpepper); Atlantis (Grand Theatre); Picasso at the Lapin Agile (Grand/Vancouver Playhouse); Through the Eyes (Factory); Smudge (Nightwood). Design work on over 16 new Canadian plays, and Canadian operas Beatrice Chancy and The Gang. Costumes: Shaw Festival, Neptune Theatre, Necessary Angel, Broadway, film and television. Training: National Theatre School graduate, further studies at Ontario College of Arts, Banff, Repin Institute. Awards: Jessie Richardson Award: costumes, Scary Stories (Alberta Theatre Projects/Vancouver Playhouse). She was honoured to be the recipient of the 2010 Virginia and Myrtle Cooper Award in costume design.