Creatives | Alisa Kalyanova

Alisa Kalyanova

Set and Costume Designer

Alisa is a theatre designer based in Glasgow. She studied Visual Communication at the Iceland University of the Arts in Reykjavik before training in Set and Costume Design at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow. Upon graduation she received The John Groves Technical Award for overall achievement. She is an Associate Artist at Brite Theatre company and a frequent creative collaborator with Wonder Fools.

Recent theatre credits include Fedora, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (IF Opera), Love The Sinner (Vanishing Point);  Exodus, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (National Theatre of Scotland); The Bacchae, Julius Caesar (Company of Wolves); Wolfie, hang, The Mistress Contract (Tron Theatre); The Summoning of Everyman, Taming of the Shrew (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland); The Last Forecast, Kissing Linford Christie (Catherine Wheels); Chaos (Perth Theatre); Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Jamie and the Unicorn (Ayr Gaiety Theatre – costumes only); Figaro, The Merry Widow (Opera Bohemia); Robin Hood (Cumbernauld Theatre).

Alisa has been nominated in the 2024 Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland for Best Design on Love the Sinner.