Jacob Battista 248 copyJacob is a Melbourne based theatre designer and practitioner. He has completed a Bachelor of Production at the VCA. Some of his design credits include, Bad Jews (Set) – Vass Theatre Group; The Lonely Wolf (Set) – Dirty Pretty Theatre/MTC Neon; Therese Raquin (Set) – Dirty Pretty Theatre; Avenue Q – The Musical (Set and Costumes – Trifle Theatre; Carrie The Musical (Set and Costumes)– Ghost Light; Love, Love, Love (Set), Jumpers for Goalposts (Set and Costumes), Belleville (Set and Costumes) and Out Of The Water (Set)  – Red Stitch; Love Letters (Set and Costumes), The 39 Steps (Set) and They’re Playing Our Song (Associate Designer) – Hit Productions. Jacob’s production management credits include: Dead Centre | Sea Wall, Wet House, The Flick and The Mesh – Red Stitch. Jacob also has worked in a variety of positions with some of the countries leading performing arts companies, including MTC, The Australian Ballet, Opera Australia and The Production Company.