Isabel Hudson is an award-winning set and costume designer.
Designs include: WINYANBOGA YURRINGA directed by Anthea Williams, EVERY BRILLIANT THING directed by Kate Champion (Belvoir); AMERICAN PSYCHO, CRY-BABY (set design) directed by Alexander Berlage, THE VIEW UPSTAIRS directed by Shaun Rennie, SHE LOVES ME (Hayes Theatre Co); JESS & JOE FOREVER, TUESDAY (Belvoir 25A); THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE (Darlinghurst Theatre Co.); THE SHIFTING HEART, BLACKROCK (Seymour Centre); DRY LAND, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE, THE WALWORTH FARCE, A GIRL IS A HALF FORMED THING, YOU GOT OLDER (Kings Cross Theatre); KING OF PIGS, EURYDICES (Old Fitz); LITTLE BORDERS (Old 505 Theatre); CHAMBER POT OPERA (Sydney Opera House, Edinburgh Festival, St Petersburg); INTERSECTION, JOURNEY’S END (ATYP); THE ROLLING STONE (Outhouse Theatre Co); THE PLANT (Ensemble); THE INCREDIBLE HERE AND NOW (National Theatre of Parramatta); HURT (Hot House Theatre & Downstairs Belvoir).
Isabel won the 2019 Sydney Theatre Award for Best Set Design for the musical CRY-BABY. She also received Sydney Theatre Award nominations for Best Set Design in 2017 for the musical THE VIEW UPSTAIRS and in 2017 for DRY LAND.
For Opera Australia, Isabel was assistant designer for MERRY WIDOW and MY FAIR LADY; and for Sydney Theatre Company, she was assistant designer on THREE SISTERS directed by Kip Williams.
A graduate of NIDA in Design, Isabel also holds a Bachelor of Arts (Screen and Sound) from the University of New South Wales. She was awarded the William Fletcher Foundation Scholarship. Isabel is a lecturer for the Design for Performance program at NIDA.
View Isabel's designs at Isabel-Hudson.com