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APRIL ANNE VICZKO
phone: 587.894.4550

THEATRE DESIGN CREDITS

2016
Six Characters in Search of an Author
UofC Mainstage –  Set & Costume – director: Val Campbell
Pseudolus
UofC Foothills Stadium – Set & Costume – director: Alyssa Bradac
All Good Things
Vertical City and SCPA – Lighting – director: Bruce Barton
Passages
UofC Music Concert – Projection – composer: David Eagle                                                            The Learned Ladies
UofC MainStage – Set & Costume – director: Inouk Touzin
Raise Your Voice
UofC Music Concert – Projection & Lighting – director: Laura Hynes

2015
The Mousetrap
Vertigo Theatre – Costume – director: Kate Newby                                                                          Man Equals Man
UofC Mainstage – Costume – director: Timothy Sutherland

2014
Butcher
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume – director: Weyni Mengesha – Betty Nomination  for Outstanding Production of a Play

2013
The Love of the Nightingale
UofC Mainstage –  Set, Costume, Lights & Projection – director: Alyssa Bradac
The Circle
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume – director: Linda
The Apology
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume – director: Kate Newby
In the Heat of the Night
Vertigo Theatre – Costume – director: Kate Newby – Betty Nomination  for Outstanding Production of a Play

2012
Fair Liberty’s Call
UofC Mainstage –  Set, Costume & Lights – director: D. McCaugherty
Drama: Pilot Episode
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume – director: Blake Brooker
Ash Rizin’
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume – director: Patrick McDonald – Betty Nomination  for Outstanding Production of a Musical
Thinking of Yu
Alberta Theatre Projects – Costume  – director: Alan Dilworth

2011
The Swamp Dwellers
UofC Mainstage – Set, Costume, Lights & Projection – director: Edward Ogum
True Love Lies
Citadel – Costumes – director: Ron Jenkins – Sterling Nomination for Outstanding Production of a Play
King Lear
UofC Mainstage  – Lights – director: Patrick Finn
Backwater
Windrow Performance – Set, Costume & Lights – dir.: Amber Borotsik – Sterling Nomination for Outstanding Independent Production

2010
Perfect Pie
UofC Mainstage – Production – director: Heidi Malazdrewich
Garage Alec
Village Theatre – Set – director: Ron Jenkins – Sterling Nomination for Outstanding Independent Production
As You Like It
Citadel Theatre – Set & Costume – director: J. MacDonald
A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur’s Court
Grant MacEwan University – Costumes – director: Cathy Derkatch
Pacific Overtures
Grant MacEwan University – Set – director: Bridget Ryan
Spine
Realwheels/UofA/SFU – Costume – director: Bob Frazer

2009
Blackbird
Citadel Theatre – Costume – director: Wayne Paquette
Back to You
Musical Theatreworks – Set & Lights – director: Barbara Tomasic
Seed Savers
Workshop West – Set & Lights – director: Michael Clark
Victor & Victoria‘s  Terrifying Tale of Terrible Things
Kill Your Television – Production – director: Kevin Sutley – Sterling Award for Outstanding Production of a Fringe Play – Selected for the New York City Fringe Festival
Proof
Keyano Theatre  – Production – director: Sarah Ferguson
Glorious!
Shadow Theatre – Set & Lights – director: Wayne Paquette
The Addle-pated Nixie
Grant MacEwan College – Set & Costumes – director: Stewart Lemoine
Stray
Workshop West – Costume – director: Michael Clark
Teens@the Turn Festival
Citadel Theatre – Set & Costume – dir.:Annette Loiselle, Andrea Boyd, Ryland Alexander
Hello Hello
Kill Your Television – Production – director: Kevin Sutley – Sterling Award for Outstanding Independent Production

2008
Without You
Studio Theatre – Set – director: Bradley Moss
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf?
Studio Theatre – Costume – director: Rob Moffatt
Picasso at the Lapin Agile
Keyano Theatre  – Production – director: Sarah Ferguson
Twelfth Night
Studio Theatre – Production – director: Mary Vingoe
What the Butler Saw
Studio Theatre – Costume – director: Ron Jenkins
The Maids
Studio Theatre – Lighting – director: Ian Leung

2007
Stones in His Pockets
Globe Theatre  – Set, Projection & Costume – director: Geoffery Whynot

2006
The Double Inconstancy
Studio Theatre – Costume – director: Marianne Copithorne
Mrs. Klein
Studio Theatre  – Set & Projection – director: Julien Arnold
Much Ado About Nothing
Theatre by the Bay – Costume – director:  Richard Rose
After Juliet
LKTYP – Set & Costume – director: Andrew Lamb
Over the River and Through the Woods
Globe Theatre  – Set & Costume – director: Geoffery Whynot

2005
Jane Eyre
George Brown Theatre – Set & Costume  – director: R. Dunsmore
Working Girls
Working Girls Productions – Set & Costume – director: Melissa Haller
The Last Days of  Judas Iscariot
Birdland Theatre – Costume – director: David Ferry – Dora Nomination for Outstanding Costume Design; Dora Award for Outstanding Production
This Castle
Moonhorse Dance Theatre – Costume & Projection – director: Patti Powell & Claudia Moore
Yerma
George Brown Theatre – Set & Costume – director: Richard Rose
Bea’s Niece
Tarragon Theatre – Set, Projection &  Costume – director: Richard Rose
Half Life
Tarragon Theatre/ Necessary Angel Theatre – Associate Designer – director: Daniel Brooks
Rodelinda
Canadian Opera Co. – Associate Designer – director: Tim Albery
Macbeth
Canadian Opera Co. – Associate Designer  – director: Nic Muni

2004
Fire!
Theatre Calgary  – Set & Projection – director: Richard Rose – Betty Mitchell Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical
Cymbeline
Stratford Festival – Assistant Designer (Victoria Wallace) – director: David Latham
Pride and Prejudice
George Brown Theatre – Set & Costume – director: James Simon
Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad
Factory Theatre/ Marquis Entertainment Tour  – Costume – director: R. Dunsmore – Dora Nomination for Outstanding Production

2003
Fallen Gypsy
Under the Bridge – Set & Costume  – director: Linda Matassa
Sleeping Beauty
Wolf Works/Casa Loma – Costume – director:  Mark Allen

2002
Wind in the Willows
George Brown Theatre – Set & Costume – director: Sue Miner
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Theatre & Co. – Set & Costume – director: Mike Peng
Snow White
Wolf Works/Casa Loma – Costume – director: Mark Allen
The Scarlet Pimpernel
Stratford Festival – Assistant Designer (Cameron Porteous, designer) – director: Dennis Garnhum
The Foursome
New Stages – Set & Costume – director: Lorraine Behnan

2001
Cinderella
Wolf Works/Casa Loma – Costume – director: Chris Wilson
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Stratford Festival – Assistant Designer – director: William Carden
Tempest Tost
Stratford Festival – Assistant Designer – director: Richard Rose

2000
Island of the Mighty
World Classic Theatre – Installation – director: Alison Humphrey
Titus Andronicus
Stratford Festival – Assistant Costume  – director: Richard Rose

1998
The Devil’s Disciple
Studio Theatre – Set & Lighting – director: J.P. Fournier
Red, Hot and Cole
Studio Theatre – Set – director: Michael Murdock
Love! Valor! Compassion!
Studio Theatre – Costume  – director: Michael Clark

1997
Husk – Theatre Network/NextFest
Set, Light, Costume, Projection – Sophie Lees
Excavation/The Wild Woman Project
The Works Festival – Costume – Beau Coleman

FILM & TELEVISION CREDITS
2005
A Pair of Red Shorts – Veronica Tennant Productions – Production Co-design with Astrid Janson – director: Veronica Tennant

2003
Shadow Pleasures:  Handwriting into Dance – Eccentric Things – Associate Production Designer  – director: Veronica Tennant – Gemini Award for Best Production Design and Nomination for Best Production; Golden Sheaf for Best Production Design and Best Production
Taste of Shakespeare: Macbeth – Eugenia Foundation – Assistant Art Director  – director: Eric Weinthal

2001
Left Handed – World Classic Theatre – Production Design  – director: Boaqi Ye Best Super Short Film at the Anchorage Film Festival for Left Handed also selected for screening at Sprockets, Toronto; NSI, L.A.; & Indonesia

SPECIAL EVENTS AND EXHIBITS
Prague Quadrennial, 2011 – Individual Portfolio Submission
Prague Quadrennial, 2008 – Invited to exhibit The Birds with University of Alberta
Honda Leadership Awards – Fireworks Marketing Group – Set & Décor
Casa Loma Christmas Exhibit – Wolf Works – Key Designer
Farm Country Experience – Pacific National Exhibition – Key Set Decorator
Casa Loma Christmas Exhibit – Wolf Works – Key Designer
Canada Summer Games Opening & Closing Ceremonies – Assistant Designer
Casa Loma Christmas – Exhibit Wolf Works – Key Designer
24-24-24 Arthur Andersen – Maple Leaf Gardens – Reception Design
Michael Levine: A Retrospective – Queen’s Quay Gallery – Assistant Curator

TEACHING
2014 to Present – Associate Professor, SCPA – Drama, University of Calgary
2010 to 2014  – Assistant Professor, Department of Drama, University of Calgary
2009 to 2010 – Adjunct Instructor and Guest Desinger, Grant MacEwan University
2008 to 2009 – Sesssional Lecturer, Department of Drama, University of Alberta
2006 to 2008 – Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Drama, Unviversity of Alberta
2002 – 2005 – Invited Guest Artist – Informal teaching, George Brown College
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Associated Designers of Canada
Set, Lighting, Costume and Projection Design Category as Full Member
President on the Board of Directors since June of 2012.
Canadian Association for Theatre Research – Individual Member.
Canadian Institute for Theatre Technology – Individual Member. Design, Education, Lighting and Projection Caucus, OISTAT representative

EDUCATION
2008           M.F.A. Design – Drama, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
1999             Film Set Etiquette and Safety Certificate, Kelsey S.I.A.S.T.
1998             B.F.A. Theatre Design with Distinction, University of Alberta, Edmonton
1993             Liceo Artistico Sperimentale “A. Frattini”, Varese, Italy

SCHOLARSHIPS
MFA/Des Scholarship
Harriet Snowball Winspear  Graduate Fellowship in the Performing Arts

AWARDS & RECOGNITION
2006             Siminovitch Prize Protégé – selected by prize winner, Dany Lyne
2005             Dora Nomination for Outstanding Costume Design
2002             Guthrie Award for special projects, Stratford Festival of Canada
2001             Best Super Short Film at the Anchorage Film Festival for Left Handed
2001             Tom Patterson Award (designer in training) Stratford Festival

 

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