bustle photoHi! I’m Rebecca, a costume assistant with a background in theatre, currently transitioning into costuming for TV & film.


+ industrial machine skills
+ flat pattern drafting
+ corsetry
+ basic millinery
+ basic tailoring
+ dyeing
+ mending & alterations
+ laundry & maintenance
+ budget management
+ knowledge of Western art & costume history

TV & Film experience

National Treasure – The Forge Entertainment
Creative Skillset Costume Trainee
costume designer: Sarah Blenkinsop | costume supervisor: Rose Love

Lies We Tell – BiFA Films
Crowd Costume Daily
executive producer: Santosh Sivan
costume designer: Adam Howe | costume supervisor: Charlie Knight

The Living and the Dead – BBC Grafton House Productions Ltd.
Creative Skillset Costume Trainee
producer: Eliza Mellor
costume designer: Phoebe De Gaye | costume supervisor: Vicky Salway
period – 1890s

The Bastard Executioner (pilot) – TCFTV UK Productions
work experience (1 week)
creator & producer: Kurt Sutter
costume designer: Guy Speranza | crowd costume supervisor: Amy Clarke
period – 14th century

Theatre experience

Alternative Routes – National Dance Company Wales
Costume designer & maker – ‘six’ | ‘We Listen, We Love, We Make’
choreographers: Declan Whitaker | Joseba Yerro Izaguirre

Reasons To Be Pretty – RWCMD
costume assistant
director: Natasha Nixon | designer: Eleri Lloyd

The Lion King – Disney UK Tour, Wales Millennium Centre
costume placement

Osmosis – Freedom Studios, Bradford
costume designer
director: Shakera Ahad

Cinderella – Northern Ballet
costume maker
choreographer and costume designer: David Nixon

Opera North – various productions
seasonal dresser, 2010 – 2014

Funny Girl | Joseph… Dreamcoat – California Musical Theatre, Sacramento
costume design assistant
directors: Richard Stafford | Glenn Casale
costume designer: Marcy Froehlich

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