Sylvia Spyratou, Συλβια Σπυρατου




2019/20    Early years practitioner  

                 Institute of Vocational Training AKMI

                 Athens, Greece

2018    Scenic Art Placement 

            National Theatre

            London, United Kingdom


2017    Masters of Arts 

            Theatre and Screen: Theatre Design 

            University of the Arts London, Wimbledon College of Arts

            London, United Kingdom


2015    Bachelor of Arts

            Fine Arts 

            University of Ioannina - School of Fine Arts

            Ioannina, Greece



QTS holder (Qualified Teacher Status) valid in the United Kingdom

Teaching                              Model Making                     Sculpture

Costume drawing                Scenic Art                          Photography

Technical drawing               Set and prop making        Sewing

Puppetry                               Painting                             Stage management


Languages: Greek (native speaker), English (Academic level), French (basic level)




2019    Costume and Prop Designer

             La Boheme directed by Roger Mortimer & Deborah Edgington, conducted by Oliver Till

             Artistic Director - Nicholas George

             Normansfield Theatre - London, UK

2019    Designer's assistant

             Robinson Crusoe directed by Bill Bankes-Jones, designed by Sarah Booth

             Royal College of Music - London, UK

2019    Costume Designer

             Tosca presented by Everybody Can! Opera

             St James Church Piccadilly - London, UK


2018    Propmaker

             The Rebellious Women of Wimbledon presented by the Attic Theatre, designed by Sarah Booth

             Wimbledon Library - London, UK


2018    Costume designer and dressmaker

             TOSCATASTROPHIE! presented by Tete a tete company, directed by Bill Bankes-Jones

              London, UK


2018    Set Designer and Puppet maker

              Bellwether, directed by Kay Kadri, co-designed with Laura Arroyo Rocha

              Stockwell Playhouse - London, UK


2018    Set Designer, Scenic Artist and Assistant Costume Designer

              Antony and Cleopatra, directed by Nick Leos, co-designed with Laura Arroyo Rocha

              Stockwell Playhouse - London, UK


2018    Set Designer 

              The Maids, directed by Fran Olivares, co-designed with Laura Arroyo Rocha

              Stockwell Playhouse - London, UK


2018    Designer's assistant

             Frankenstein, five new operas directed by Bill Bankes-Jones, designed by Sarah Booth

             Royal College of Music - London, UK


2018    Scenic Artist 

             Tender, directed by Molly Leigh-Moy, designed by Laura Arroyo Rocha

             Central Saint Martins, Studio Theatre - London, UK


2017/18   Set & Costume designer and Stage Manager

                  Free Solo: A new musical, directed by Nick Leos

                  Tristan Bates Theatre, Camden Fringe, Drayton Arms theatre – London, UK


2017     Scenic Artist

              Inside Pussy Riot presented by Les Enfants Terribles in association with Bird and Carrot and Nadia                                   Tolokonnikova

              Saatchi Gallery - London, UK


2017     Stage Manager on the book 

              HOP! choreographed by Suzie Birchwood, designed by Michael Vale

              Silverbirch, disability dance company on tour - London, UK


2016     Costume Designer and dressmaker

              The Lost Knight (children's show), directed by Stathis Anastasiou

              Anesis Theatre – Athens, Greece                       


2009     Scenic Artist

              Imerologia, directed by E.Elinikioti

              Roes Theatre – Athens, Greece


2008     Director's assistant

              Anthropometry, directed by Stella  dFilippou

              Neos Kosmos Theatre - Athens, Greece


Working Experience


2019/20  Nursery Nurse 

               Lime Tree Primary School - London, UK

2016/19  Nursery Practitioner 

               Asquith Surbiton Day Nursery and Preschool

               Bright Horizons - London, UK


2017     Shadow Puppets Workshop leader

              kids Science workshop day, Fun Palaces Campain

              Omnibus Theatre - London, UK


2015     Painter

              Art Exhibition “Configuration of Individuality”

              Art director: Loukia Koutsogeorgopoulou, duration: 23/5/2015–7/6/2015 

              ArtVille Gallery - Athens, Greece


2015     Drama workshop leader

              Christmas Factory Fun Fair

              Presented by StarKid Productions

              Technopolis Cultural Venue - Athens, Greece


2014-19   Nanny and animator

               Various families and events


2014     Art Teacher

              Teaching painting, technical drawing, illustration, mosaic and pottery classes to kids (3 years old to 18 years                    old) and adults.

              Cultural Center of Ioannina Art workshop– Ioannina, Greece




2015-16           Doctors Without Borders (International NGO) 

                        Hosting and care refugee families.


2012-Today      The Smile of the Child (Greek NGO) 

                        Childcare judicial detached children from illegally dysfunctional families.




Michael Vale       Theatre Designer & MA Course Leader, WCA UAL,  email:


Nick Leos            Director, email:


Alice Greening    Theatre Producer, email: