With a passion for both set and costume design Rachael has spent the past 14 years specialising in Theatre Design. For Auckland Theatre Company, her works include The Ladykillers, The Lollywitch of Mumuland, Other Desert Cities, Polly Hood In Mumuland, Anne Boleyn, Kings Of The Gym, The Gift, In The Next Room (Or The Vibrator Play), Calendar Girls, God Of Carnage, Who Needs Sleep Anyway?, End Of The Rainbow, The Tutor, The Bach, The Vagina Monologues, Play 2 and Play 2.03.
Theatre highlights for Silo include Angels In America, Midsummer, Private Lives, The Brothers Size, Loot, Holding The Man, Betrayal, The Cut, Lobby Hero, Some Girl(s), The Case Of Katherine Mansfield, Under Milk Wood and Glide Time.
She also designed Mother Courage And Her Children, Balm In Gilead, The Dining Room, Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, The Three Sisters, Top Girls, Cloud Nine, Macbeth, Scenes From The Big Picture, Measure For Measure, Sons, and The Crucible (Unitec), A Number, The Return and Proof (A Lethal Set), and Aladdin (Auckland Festival'03). She also had fun designing the set for Tim Bray's Royal Jubilee Performance of Hairy Maclary in 2012.
Rachael was the 2008 URBIS Best Stage Designer.
The Gangster's Paradise. Black Lover. Black Lover. Back on the Boards. The Daylight Atheist. Joan. Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead. Under the Mountain. Nell Gwynn. Last Legs. You Can Always Hand Them Back. That Bloody Woman. Venus In Fur. Lysistrata. The Lady Killers. Pollyhood in Mumuland. Anne Boleyn. Kings of the Gym. In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play). The Gift. Calendar Girls. God of Carnage. Who Needs Sleep Anyway?. The Tutor. End of the Rainbow. The Bach. The Bach.