Katie Lias

Katie trained at the RSC (2008-2009) after two years at RADA where she received a Graduate Diploma with Distinction in Set and Costume design, in addition to a first class Degree in English and Theatre Studies from Royal Holloway. Katie has assisted Ti Green, Soutra Gilmour, Morgan Large, Georgia McGuinness, Tom Piper and Lorna Ritchie.

2016

ROMEO AND JULIET
Director: Paul Hart
Watermill Theatre
ECLIPSE
Director: Nicholai La Barrie
Lyric Hammersmith
FLIP
Director: Rebecca Hill
Arts Ed
THE ANGRY BRIGADE
Director: Benet Catty
Arts Ed
BOOGIE, JIGGLE AND GIGGLE
Director: Sarah Argent
Polka Theatre

2015

VALHALLA
Director: Jo McInnes
Theatre 503
TABLE
Director: Justin Audibert
Arts Ed
CINDERELLA
Director: Ellen McDougall
Lyric Hammersmith
THE LONE PINE CLUB
Director: Elizabeth Freestone
Pentabus

2014

THE ADDAMS FAMILY
Director: Gary Sefton
Arts Ed
JOURNEY’S END
Director: Paul Hart
Watermill Theatre
DICK WHITTINGTON
Director: Dan Herd
Lyric Theatre Hammersmith
GRANDAD ME AND TEDDY TOO
Director: Sarah Argent
Polka Theatre
NANNY MCPHEE
(Costumes)
Choreographer: Érico Montes
Peacock Theatre/London Children’s Ballet
LOVE AND INFORMATION
Dan Bird
Arts Ed
ANTIGONE
Gary Sefton
Arts Ed
SONG CYCLES
Hannah Chissick/ Kate Golledge
Arts Ed

2013

LEE HARVEY OSWALD
Director: Alex Thorpe
Finborough Theatre
IN THE SUMMER HOUSE
Director: Jonathan Cullen
RADA
ADDRESS UNKNOWN
Director: Steve Marmion
Soho Theatre
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Director: Ros Hutt
Polka Theatre, Costume Designer
LOVE AND MONEY
Director: Jamie Rocha Allen
Arts Ed
WAY TO HEAVEN
Director: Chris White
Arts Ed
WOMEN, POWER AND POLITICS NOW
Director: Emma Caplan
Arts Ed
4,000 MILES
Director: James Dacre
Ustinov Studio Bath, Assistant Designer

Previous Productions

THE WELSH BOY
Director: Matthew Lloyd,
Ustinov Studio Bath, Costume Designer
DEADKIDSSONGS
Director: Gary Sefton
Ustinov Studio Bath, Costume Designer
THE TEMPEST: SHAKESPEARE IN A SUITCASE
Director: Justin Audibert
Royal Shakespeare Company on Tour
LILIOM
Director: Matthew Lloyd
Arts Ed, Set Designer
HOT FUDGE and ICE CREAM
Director: Chirs White
Arts Ed, Set Designer
ON THE RAZZLE
Director: Dan Bird
Arts Ed, Set Designer
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
Director: Helen Leblique,
Clifftown Theatre, East 15 Acting School
TINDERBOX
Director: Bill Buckhurst
Site specific production with Tooting Arts Club
FRED KARNO PROJECT
Director: Jos Houben
Bristol Old Vic Theatre
WIFE TO JAMES WHELAN
Director: Gavin McAlinden,
New Diorama Theatre
ACT OF MEMORY (Short Film)
Director: Jack Ryder
As Art Director
COALITION
10 short plays each with different writer and director. Curator: Nadia Latif, Theatre 503
THE LOWER DEPTHS
Director: Matt Beresford,
Barons Court Theatre
NO EXPENSE SPARED
Director: James Robert Carson
Jermyn Street Theatre
WORD:PLAY 3
Six plays by six different writers
Director: Hannah Tyrrell-Pinder and Adam Quayle, Theatre 503
THE PLAGUE
Director: Guy Retallack
The Lost Theatre, Stockwell
MATILDA
Trailer, RSC/Dusthouse cinematic trailer
Director: Chris McGill
WE’RE COMING HOME
Director: Chris McGill
RSC cinematic trailer produced by Dusthouse
A DAY IN THE DEATH OF JOE EGG
Director: Danniel Brennan,
The Brockley Jack Theatre, London + Int Tour
THE DAY THEY BANNED CHRISTMAS
Director: Dominic Kelly
The Courtyard Theatre, Hoxton
PENTHESILEA
Director: Edward Kemp
Banbrugh Theatre, RADA
MAN EQUALS MAN
Director: Julia Pascal,
Gielgud Theatre, RADA

As Associate Designer

TORCH SONG TRILOGY
Designer: Soutra Gilmour
Menier Chocolate Factory
FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL
Designer: Morgan Large
Shaftesbury Theatre
DOUBLE FEATRE
Designer: Soutra Gilmour
Royal National Theatre
LAKEBOAT
Designer: Simon Hodgson,
RADA
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN
Designer: Simon Hodgson
RADA