Angelique van Rooyen

Props Construction

Student Information


Angelique is a South African production artist specializing in prop construction and restoration. Prior to her time at the Conservatoire, she studied Entertainment Technology at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria, South Africa where she was awarded the Chancellor’s award for Outstanding Performance in the Arts. She has worked on theatre, film and festivals and is passionate about the entertainment industry.  

Angelique hopes to continue her career in the UK after graduation.  



  • Sculpting
  • Foam Carving
  • Mould Making & Casting
  • Prosthetics
  • Book Binding & Restoration
  • Leather Work
  • Scenic Painting
  • Carpentry
  • Upholstery
  • Puppet Construction
  • Pattern Making & Manipulation
  • Sewing
  • Costume, Props & Scenic Restoration
  • Stage & Costume Design
  • Tie Dye & Textile Design
  • ASM
  • Photoshop
  • Period Research
  • Excellent Time Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Organisational Skills
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Goal Orientated

Work Experience:

RCS Experience

Prop Maker, Russian Double Bill (2023)

Props Lead, L’etoile (2023)

Assistant Props Lead, A Very Expensive Poison (2022)

Prop Maker, Faustus: That Damned Woman (2022)

Assistant Props Lead, Takin’ Over the Asylum (2022)

Prop Maker, Sweeney Todd (2022)


Other Work Experience

Props Master, Runway Theatre Company’s Big Fish (2023)

Prop Maker, Cue Props – Freelance (2022-2023)

Dresser, Strings, Short Film  (2020)

Stage Manager/Crew, TUT Arts Festival (2018-2020)

Stage Technician, Bare: The Musical, Breytenbach Theatre  (2019)

Stage Manager/ Prop Maker, Yaboo’s Theatre Company (2017-2019)


Faustus – That Damned Woman (Prop Maker)

Pompei Exhibition TUT Arts Festival 2020 (Sculptor)

Hänsel und Gretel Cakes (Prop Maker)

Showgirl Flamingo Puppet (Puppet Maker)

Little Shop of Horrors-Audrey (Prop Restoration)