SHIVANNA SOOKNANAN

shivannasooknanan@gmail.com

Shivanna is a set and costume designer based out of New York City (born and raised). She holds a BFA in Theatrical Design and Production concentrating in Scenic and Costume Design from Ithaca College.

Some credits include the scenic designer for “Angels in America Part 1”, directed by Bob Moss and costume designer for “Cendrillon” directed by Erik Pearson.

She recently was a props artisan and fabricator for several of the Holiday 2019 window displays including Saks 5th Ave Disney Frozen Windows, Hudson Bay Co., Tiffany and Co. etc. 

Other than design, Shivanna also enjoys carpentry, costume construction, prop making and engineering ideas to be bought to life. In her spare time Shivanna loves to travel around the world which helps her to gain inspiration for her designs.

Shivanna is also an avid writer, baker, cook and musician.