Shizuka Kai – Set Designer | Diseño de Escenografía

Land Acknowledgment

Neworld is grateful to create our work on the unceded and traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

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Shizuka Kai – Set Designer | Diseño de Escenografía

Clean/Espejos - Set Designer | Diseño de Escenografía

Shizuka Kai is known for her set design and puppetry in theatre but also works as a trained puppeteer on tv/film, illustrator, director, and jewellery maker. She is a three-time Jessie Richardson award winner with multiple nominations, the recipient of the Earl Klein Memorial Scholarship and Bill Millerd Artist Fund, and a graduate of Studio 58. Recent design credits: Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol (Arts Club), Chicken Girl (rice & beans), Straight White Men (Itsazoo/Gateway), and House at Pooh Corner (Carousel Theatre for Young People). Shiz is currently developing her own table-top puppet show Otosan, based on her real-life experiences growing up with a father who worked as a wildlife cinematographer, premiering in 2023. Website: shizuka.ca