Rachael Walker

With a passion for theatrical set and prop design, Rachael has spent the past 19 years amassing over 100 projects as a professional designer in Auckland.

She has collaborated with NZ Opera, Auckland Theatre Company, Silo Theatre, Court Theatre, Tim Bray Productions, Auckland Festival, the NZ International Comedy Festival, Unitec School of Performing and Screen Arts, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Canterbury Opera, The Actor’s Program and many many independent production companies. She has also been a resident designer and part time tutor at the Unitec School of Performing and Screen Arts.

She won Excellence at the Auckland Theatre Awards in 2017 for Auckland Theatre Company's production of Nell Gwynn, 2016 for Auckland Theatre Company/Court Theatre’s production of That Bloody Woman and in 2014 for Silo Theatre’s production of Angels in America. Rachael was the 2008 URBIS Best Stage Designer.

(Photo by John McDermott; taken from Sigan as part of Kiss The Sky)