Anne Joyaux

Prop Making

Student Information


“There is nothing comparable to the feeling of excitement I get when starting a new project in the prop workshop. It might sometimes entail a lot of hard work and long hours but in the end, it is always a very fulfilling experience.”


Previous education:

Master of Fine Art (2015), ESBAMA, France


Project and budget management:

Deep understanding of the design process and creative vision.

Techniques and Materials:

  • Casting and Mould making (Latex, silicone, plaster, polyurethane resin, alginate)
  • Clay Sculpting
  • Foam and Polystyrene carving
  • Thermoplastics
  • Fiberglass and other resins
  • Life casting
  • Stage upholstery
  • Painting (aging, faux-finishes)
  • Spray-Painting, Welding (MIG)
  • Basic wood working skills
  • model making
  • Technical drawing
  • use of CAD software
  • Adobe Suite (Photoshop, In design, Illustrator)
  • Sewing skills
  • Theatrical photography

Work Experience:

Previous works at the RCS includes:

Prop maker for City of Angels, Cinderella, Middletown, Anatomy of a suicide, Legally Blonde, Dead Man Walking, Blue Stockings, Sunday in the park with George, Bat Boy, Street Scene, and Breathing House. Set construction — Tanya the musical.



All photos by Anne Joyaux


Blue Stockings production (frames)

Middletown production (chaise longue)

Cinderella production (tree)

City of Angels production (1940's payphone)

Legally Blonde production (Rufus)

Middletown production (tree)

Street Scene (set escape)

Sunday in Park with George (chromalume)

Tanya (counter and frames)