April Dalton

Designer

April was bought up in Wolverhampton and trained as an associate with Birmingham Royal Ballet. She graduated from The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama with a First Class (BA HONS) in Theatre Design, 2014, winning the 'Costume Design Award'. 

After graduating, April's work was shortlisted for the Linbury Prize for Stage Design, 2015. Most notable design credits include Welsh National Opera and Konzert und Theater St. Gallen. April has a particular interest in design for unconventional and site-specific spaces.

Recent and upcoming work includes Costume Design for Freedom Season (4 Operas with Welsh National Opera), Set and Costume Design for La Belle Helene (Blackheath Halls Opera), Peter Pan (Chester Storyhouse) and Cherubin (Royal Academy of Music). April is also designing a new ballet for Birmingham Royal Ballet and a new piece for Welsh National Opera.