2009 LINBURY PRIZE FINALIST
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''The Linbury Prize is a great platform to springboard young designers into the industry. It offers excellent exposure for young designers to meet future collaborators.''
Cara Newman, Designer
Cara has been working within stage and exhibition design since graduating from the Wimbledon College of Art in 2009. In the same year she became a Linbury Prize finalist and was awarded a Royal Opera House bursary.
Cara is passionate about live storytelling and about creating visually exciting performances to engage the audience. Her work has given her the opportunity to work on a number of designs within a range of disciplines including theatre, opera, ballet, live events and exhibitions for the UK and abroad.
Over the past few years Cara has been working as an associate designer for a number of UK based designers, notable shows include Wozzeck (Festival D’Aix—En-Provence), Peter Gynt (National Theatre), Common (National Theatre), Tartuffe (Theatre Royal Haymarket), Romeo and Juliet (The Bolshoi Theatre), Vogue 100: A Century of Style (National Portrait Gallery), Valentino: Master of Couture (Somerset House).