Aleisa Jelbart is an award winning Sydney based Production Designer with a strong focus on dance, physical theatre
and devised work.
Aleisa has collaborated with Australian and international companies and artists including Sydney Dance Company, Opera Australia, Australian String Quartet, Bell Shakespeare, Hayes Theatre Company, Legs on the Wall, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Singapore Dance Theatre, Komische Oper Berlin, Project Animo, Amrita Hepi, Daniel Riley, Cass Mortimer Eipper, Nelson Earl, Juliet Burnett, Kristina Chan, Katina Olsen, Lucas Jervies, Sara Black, Loughlan Prior, Prue Lang, Raghav Handa and Antony Hamilton.
Aleisa has worked extensively with Sydney Dance Company since 2014. Main stage credits include Costume Design for Rafael Bonachela's Impermanence 2021, Lux Tenebris 2016, Anima 2016 and Melanie Lane's Woof 2019. She has also designed costumes and props for over 20 works in the company's annual New Breed program.
Aleisa is the recipient of the 2014/15 Hephzibah Tintner Fellowship for Production Design and the 2016 Berlin New Music Opera Award (the Opera Foundation for Young Australians).