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Bretta Gerecke

Stratford debut: Designer of Alice Through the Looking-Glass. Theatre: Frankenstein, Nevermore, Hunchback, The Soul Collector (Catalyst Theatre); Cabaret, West Side Story, Einstein’s Gift, The Penelopiad (Citadel Theatre); Beyond Eden, Lost: A Memoir, Enron (Theatre Calgary); Misery, Fire, Sunday Father (Canadian Stage); True Love Lies (Factory Theatre); The Drowning Girls (Bent Out of Shape); Metamorphoses (National Arts Centre). Opera: Rigoletto, The Inventor, Don Giovanni, Madama Butterfly (Calgary Opera); Fidelio, The Emperor of Atlantic (Edmonton Opera); Carmen (Pacific Opera); The Secret Garden (Banff Centre and Trinity Laban Conservatoire). Training: Bachelor of Interior Design, University of Manitoba; Master of Fine Arts (Theatre Design), University of Alberta. Awards: Twenty Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards, Jessie Richardson Awards, Betty Mitchell Awards and SATA Awards for set, lighting and costume design; Enbridge Award for best emerging artist; Global Women of Vision; Edmonton’s Top 40 Under 40. Other: Marathon runner, archaeological illustrator.