Lola O’Donoghue

BA Production Arts


Lola specialised in props at her time at BOVTS.  She enjoys making, painting, and designing, particularly the weird and wonderful.  Lola works mostly in events and aims to progress within the festival and events industry, making and creating and is keen to work in art department roles for TV and Film.

She is undertaking her placement at Plunge Creations in Brighton and is currently working full time for Boomtown, leading the prop making and sourcing the set dressing site wide, and will be working as a scenic artist for festivals throughout summer.

BOVTS Credits include Prop Maker on Wasted/Dorian at the Wardrobe Theatre, As You Like It at The Malcolm X Centre, Radium Girls at Bristol Old Vic, Pride and Prejudice at The Mount Without, Bristol, Troilus and Cressida at The Redgrave Theatre, Bristol, Absolute Scenes at Motion, Bristol, Set Build Assistant on Macbeth at Bristol Old Vic, Romeo and Juliet at The Redgrave Theatre, Bristol, Assistant Stage Manager on The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at The Station, Cinderella at The Corbett Theatre and Short Film Art Department Assistant on The Disappointed at Christchurch Studios, Bristol.

Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor