Set & Costume Designer

Ana Inés Jabares-Pita

Selected credits

  • Breaking The WavesTheater St. Gallen
  • Faustus: That Damned Woman (22 Jan - 4 Apr 2020)Headlong Theatre/Lyric Hammersmith
  • The Lovely BonesWorld Premiere Royal & Derngate Theatre/UK Tour
  • What Girls Are Made OfTraverse Theatre/Tour
  • Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of)Tron Theatre/Blood of the Young
  • Twelfth NightRoyal Lyceum Edinburgh/Bristol Old Vic


Ana Inés Jabares-Pita is an international award winning designer working across opera, dance, theatre, film and exhibitions. She has an extensive musical training and a keen interest in new technologies as part of the design process.  She is currently designing the opera Breaking The Waves by Missy Mazzoli, directed by Melly Still for Theater St. Gallen.

Ana was overall winner of the Linbury Prize in 2013 and a Jerwood Young Designer at the Gate Theatre in 2014. She has worked with  many prestigious UK companies including English National Opera, Royal Court Theatre, Young Vic, Royal Shakespeare Company, Headlong, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Royal Lyceum, Gate Theatre, National Theatre of Scotland, Dulwich Picture Gallery and the V&A Museum.  Her designs have been seen internationally in Italy, Denmark, Germany, Canada, Spain, Australia and the US.

Featured work

The Lovely Bones

Adapted by Bryony Lavery
Royal & Derngate Theatre, Birmingham Repertory Company, Everyman Liverpool, Northern Stage.
Director:  Melly Still
Set & Costume: Ana Inés Jabares-Pita
Lighting:  Matt Haskins
Sound:  Helen Skiera
Composer: Dave Price

‘A mesmerising spectacle’
★★★★ Guardian

Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of)

Written by Isobel McArthur
Tron Theatre, Glasgow
Director: Paul Brotherston
Set & Costume: Ana Inés Jabares-Pita
Lighting: Simon Hayes
Sound/Music: Michael John McCarthy
Movement: EJ Boyle
Photo by John Johnston

This postmodern and absurdist production makes the most of Ana Inés Jabares-Pita’s ornate (set)”
★★★★ The Stage 

Twelfth Night

Royal Lyceum Theatre/Bristol Old Vic
Directed by Wils Wilson
Set & Costume: Ana Inés Jabares-Pita
Music: Meilyr Jones
Lighting: Kai Fisher
Sound: Gregory Clarke
Movement: Emma Jane Park
Musical Director: Aly Macrae
Photo by Mihaela Bodlovic

‘Magnificent… powerful and hugely entertaining’
★★★★ The Stage

The Wheel

Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Written by Zinnie Harris
Director: Caroline Byrne
Set & Costume: Ana Inés Jabares-Pita
Lighting: Liam Strong
Composer: Tasha Taylor Johnson


Written by Marina Carr
Directed by Caroline Byrne
Set & Costume: Ana Inés Jabares-Pita
Composer: Tash Taylor Johnson
Lighting Design: Ben Bull
Sound Design: Herbert Homer-Warbeck
Director of Physical Theatre: Joe Dieffenbacher

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