Cordelia Chisholm


Cordy is an accomplished theatre designer, as well as being model-maker for Charcoalblue. Designs include Hansel and Gretel, directed by Frederick Wake-Walker (Opera North); Cosi Fan Tutte, directed by Ashley Dean (RSAMD); Shadow Language, directed by Tim Stark  (Theatre 503); Peter Grimes and Marriage of Figaro directed by Ashley Dean (Surrey Opera) and Touched, directed by David Tucker (RADA).


Costume designs include: Orlando and La Scala di Seta directed by Alessandro Talevi (Sadler’s Wells); Taboos directed by Andy Jordan (New End) and The Wedding, directed by Emma Bernard (Southwark Playhouse). Cordy has also assisted the following Designers: Tom Piper on various RSC projects including King Lear, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, Henry VI; David Fielding; Es Devlin and Hildegard Bechtler.


Cordy studied at Motley Theatre Design Course and has a BA Hons in English Literature from Cambridge University.