Sheila White

Sheila White, Costume Designer

Pacific Opera Victoria
Ariadne auf Naxos

February, 2014


Sheila is thrilled to make her opera designing debut with Pacific Opera Victoria.

Recent design credits include three seasons of the CBC television series Arctic Air and Mary Poppins, Dream Girls, and White Christmas at the Arts Club. Further credits include Henry V , Henry VI, Richard III, and Falstaff (Bard on the Beach), Brief Encounter and Top Girls (Vancouver Playhouse), and Don Quixote (Centaur Theatre, Montreal).

Sheila designed the costumes for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Paralympics. She also holds a City and Guilds Certificate in Shoemaking from the City of London and studied shoemaking at John Lobb, who hold two Royal Warrants.

She is a 13-time nominee and three-time winner of the Jessie Richardson Award for Costume Design.

January 2014