Theatre Designer & Scenic Artist

About Isa Shaw-Abulafia

Isa Shaw-Abulafia is a London-based set and costume designer for theatre and film.


In Development: The Terezin Operas (Designer and Creative Producer)

Her theatre work includes: Boudica (Production and Costume Designer), Go Make Memories (Production Designer), Trick Your Way Home for Making Theatre Gaining Skills, Betty Blue Eyes at Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Storylab at Kiln Theatre (Set and Costume Designer) The Enchanted Pig at Jacksons Lane Theatre (Set and Costume Designer), Cat & Mouse (Mask Designer and Fabricator) Raising Martha (Mask Designer and Fabricator), Whose Sari Now? (Associate Designer), Pomona (Mask Designer and Fabricator), September 11th (Set and Costume Designer), F.A.N.Y. (Set Designer), Without Reluctance and Without Relief (Set and Costume Designer), Fear in a Handful of Dust (Set Designer), Trust Byron (Set and Costume Designer) and Soulless (Set and Costume Designer), Pomona and Blister – RWCMD and The Gate (Set and Mask Designer, Set and Costume Designer)

Her film work includes: Go Make Memories (Production Designer), Mind-Reading Algorithms Are Stealing Our Democracy! (Costume Designer), Revival (Costume and Weapon Designer), Viking Siege (Creature Designer)

Isa is a maker as well as a designer, with skills including foam fabrication, painting and weathering, moldmaking, clay sculpting, scenic art and prop making.

Isa graduated with a BA in Theatre Design from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2014



Twitter: @isaabulafia