Elizabeth Whiting has designed costumes for Auckland Theatre Company, Silo Theatre, Nightsong, NZ Opera, Indian Ink, Court Theatre, Red Leap Theatre Company, New Zealand Dance Company, Okareka Dance Company, Douglas Wright Dance Company and many others. Elizabeth was responsible for the central performance design for the World of Wearable Art for six years. Her work has been presented at Edinburgh Festival and the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space. She won the Chapman Tripp Theatre Award for Costume Design for The Arrival (Red Leap) Her opera designs have been well reviewed in Australia and the United States. This year she is designing The Life of Galileo and Blithe Spirit for Auckland Theatre Company, Stab in the Dark for Nightsong and The Most Naked (Project Muse). She designed The Hall (Bullet Heart Club) which has just opened in Wanaka and Paradise or the Impermanence of Ice Cream (Indian Ink). Earlier this year Elizabeth designed Don Pasquale for the Opera in Schools Programme for New Zealand Opera.
The Bone Feeder. The Life of Galileo. Blithe Spirit. Hedwig and the Angry Inch. The Miracle Worker. Shortland Street - The Musical. The Daylight Atheist. Joan. Under the Mountain. The Cherry Orchard. Nell Gwynn. Venus In Fur. The Lady Killers. Rupert. Jesus Christ Superstar. The Good Soul of Szechuan. The Man Whose Mother was a Pirate. Anne Boleyn. The Glass Menagerie. In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play). Little Shop of Horrors. Mary Stuart. Well Hung. The Importance of Being Earnest. She Stoops to Conquer. The Thirty-Nine Steps. Design For Living. The Pillowman. My Name Is Gary Cooper. Twelfth Night. Doubt. Sweet Charity. The Duchess of Malfi. Equus. Up For Grabs. Caligula. Goldie. The Talented Mr Ripley. The Shape of Things. Middle Age Spread. The Songmaker's Chair. Ladies' Night. The Bellbird. The Vagina Monologues. Take A Chance On Me. The Rocky Horror Show. Waiting for Godot. Stones in His Pockets. Noises Off. The Daylight Atheist. The Play About the Baby. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead. Hair. The Blue Room. Secret Bridesmaids' Business. ART. Collected Stories. The Beauty Queen of Leenane. Wit. The God Boy. Serial Killers. The Judas Kiss. Into the Woods. Cabaret. Foreskin's Lament. Death of a Salesman. Twelve Angry Men. The Wind In The Willows. Honour. Vita Virginia. The Herbal Bed. Arcadia. Molly Sweeney. Skylight. Master Class. Social Climbers. Travels With My Aunt. Market Forces. Uncle Vanya. Oleana. The Learner's Stand. Angels In America. The Seagull. Night Light.