set and costume design

katie lias




Current Productions:













'Polka 40'

An interactive exhibition celebrating a 40 year history of Polka Theatre.

Opening at Morden Hall Park July 2019 and touring until Summer 2020















'Macbeth' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

The Watermill Theatre, UK Tour

Directed by Paul Hart

Movement by Tom Jackson Greaves

Lighting Design by Tom White

Sound Design by David Gregory

Projection Design by Louise Rhodes-Brown




























'The Prince and the Pauper'

The Watermill Theatre

Directed by Abigail Pickard Price

Adaptation and lyrics by Chinonyerem Odimba

Music and lyrics by Tarek Merchant





Katie has been made an Associate Artist at The Watermill Theatre


'My Brother, My Sister and Me' has been nominated for an Offie Award for Best Production for Young People




Creating the design for 'Romeo and Juliet' at The Watermill Theatre:

Let's Talk About Sets article in Whats On Stage



Recent Reviews:


''designed with class by Katie Lias''

- The Guardian, 'My Brother, My Sister and Me', Polka Theatre


"Luridly gothic design adds to the atmosphere of this raucous and bloody Macbeth"

- The Stage, 'Macbeth'


"Katie Lias' terrific design"

-Daily Info Oxford, 'Macbeth'


"Katie Lias’s glorious set"

- British Theatre Guide ('Twelfth Night', Watermill Theatre)

Polka40 prince pauper tour2 J&H


'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde'

Storyhouse, Chester

Directed by Psyche Stott