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​​Tatyana van Walsum


Superb and intelligent set design and costumes

Dance Europe

Tatyana van Walsum enjoys a career as a set and costume designer working across many art forms including ballet, theatre and opera as well as exhibition and film.

Tatyana enjoys key collaborations with choreographers such as Krzysztof Pastor, Dominique Dumais and Kevin O’Day, taking her to houses all over the world including Dutch National Ballet, Polish National Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, Nationaltheater Mannheim, Toronto Ballet Company, The Australian Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Royal Ballet Sweden and the Joffrey Ballet Chicago. 

Her work with Pastor spans many years; current projects include set and costume design for Death in Venice in Lodz in 2016-17 and, most recently,costume design for The Tempest at Dutch National Ballet (co-production with Polish National Opera where it appeared in 2016), and set and costume design for Romeo and Juliet at the Polish National Opera, Joffrey Ballet Chicago and Lithuanian National Ballet.

Other collaborations this season include costumes for Aida at the 2017 Salzburg Festival (director Shirin Neshat).

Romeo and Juliet, Polish National Opera, 2014

Grace Kelly, Paleis Het Loo Apeldoorn, 2014

The Tempest, Dutch National Ballet, 2014

John Adams: Century Rolls (World Premiere), Polish National Ballet, 2012

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