Katrina’s work covers set and costume design in theatre, opera, dance and television. She won the 2008 Tony Award, Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Costume Design for Les Liaisons Dangereuses on Broadway. Katrina is also a recipient of an Arts Foundation Fellowship in Costume Design and in 2009, was one of the three judges for the prestigious Linbury Prize in Theatre Design.
For Headlong: Earthquakes in London (costumes).
Recent designs include: All’s Well That Ends Well (Royal Shakespeare Company); Feast (Young Vic); Table, The Magistrate, London Road (National Theatre); costumes for Eugene Onegin (Royal Opera House, directed by Kasper Holten), The Damnation of Faust (English National Opera, De Vlaamse & Palermo, directed by Terry Gilliam) and Dr Dee, a new opera by Damon Albarn, directed by Rufus Norris (ENO & Manchester International Festival).
Theatre includes: set and costumes for Cabaret (West End/UK tour 2006/2008/2013); Blood Wedding, I.D. (Almeida); for the National Theatre: Death and The King’s Horseman, Market Boy (set); for the RSC: The Heresy of Love, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Morte D’Arthur, Love’s Labour’s Lost (costumes), Romeo and Juliet, The Comedy of Errors, House of Desires; Sleeping Beauty (Young Vic/Barbican/New York); Onassis (West End/Chichester); Macbeth (Shakespeare’s Globe); Private Lives (Hampstead).
Opera includes: costumes for Turandot (ENO) and Die Tote Stadt (Finnish National Opera); set/costume design for La Cenerentola (English Touring Opera); Magic Flute (Holland Park); Carmen (Mid Wales Opera); Fingerprint (ROH Linbury); Tall Stories (The Shout, Vienna Music Festival).
Dance includes: The Most Incredible Thing (Sadler’s Wells and BBC Four); Eternal Damnation to Sancho and Sanchez (Sadler’s Wells); Blue Roses (Phoenix Dance/Sadler’s Wells); Cattle Call (Phoenix Dance/UK Tour), all choreographed by Javier de Frutos.
Television: Fugee Girl (costumes), Picasso, The Power of Genius (art direction) and Mextrosexuality (production designer for this six-part series for which her designs were shortlisted for a BAFTA), all for Channel 4.