Ellen Gibling/ Set design, Image design, Concept
Ellen Gibling is a Halifax-based harpist and designer. She studied classical harp performance at McGill university with Jennifer Swartz, and has performed with Symphony Nova Scotia and the National Youth Orchestra of Canada. She is currently a member of the pop band The Heavy Blinkers and Irish traditional duo Ragged Robin, and is the harp instructor at Acadia University. Following her studies in Montreal, Ellen pursued theatre at Dalhousie University through the technical scenography program. She designed two shows for Dalhousie, and was assistant to designer John Dinning for productions at Neptune Theatre (Halifax), and the Segal Centre (Montreal). Recently, Ellen has worked as a designer for Burnwater Alchemy, a collaborative project with Hear Here Productions and Mocean Dance.