Gabriela Tylesova is a designer who works across the full spectrum of the arts. Creating sets, costumes and animations for opera, theatre, large scale events, dance and film.
Internationally renowned, Gabriela has collected many an award for her work. At Sydney Theatre Company, her 2013 set and costumes for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, which featured a steeply raked triangular playing space and incredibly detailed costumes (see below), won the 2014 Helpmann Award for Best Scenic Design, the 2014 APDG Jennie Tate Award for Excellence in Costume Design and the 2014 Sydney Theatre Award for Best Set and Best Costume Design.
Since 1999, Gabriela has been contributing her extraordinary vision to the STC stage. In 2016 and 2017, she reunites with frequent collaborator, director Simon Phillips, to bring us an intricate revolving set for A Flea in Her Ear and the iconic new Australian musical Muriel's Wedding.
THUNDER ROCK (1999)
ATTEMPTS ON HER LIFE (2000)
BLITHE SPIRIT (2004)
THIS LITTLE PIGGY (2005)
THE CLOCKWORK FOREST (2008)
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD (2013)
A Flea in Her Ear, 31 Oct – 17 Dec 2016, Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House
Muriel’s Wedding, 6 Nov – 30 Dec 2017, Wharf 1 Theatre
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