Ryan A. S. Nachtrab

Prop Making

Student Information


Ryan Nachtrab is a Prop Construction student who specialises in costume related props with an interest in film and TV productions. Before studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, he worked as production crew for various theatre companies including The American Theatre Company of Bruxelles and The Irish Theatre Company of Bruxelles. During his time at the RCS he has made prop for productions including but not limited to “The Speculator“, “Cinderella“, “Hänsel und Gretel” and “A Very Expensive Poison.”


  • Prop construction
  • Sculpting
  • Mold Making
  • Casting
  • Painting
  • Model Making
  • Sewing
  • Photoshop
  • Basic Carpentry
  • Use of various power tools
  • Wood Carving

Work Experience:

RCS Experience

Prop Maker, A Very Expensive Poison

Prop Maker, Faustus: That Damned Woman

Prop Lead, Gloria

Prop Maker, Hänsel und Gretel

Prop Maker, Cinderella

Prop Maker, The Speculator


Other Work Experience:

Production Crew/Prop Maker, Three Days of Rain (American Theatre Company, Brussels)

Production Crew/Prop Maker, Beauty and the Beast (Irish Theatre Company, Brussels)

Production Crew/Prop Maker, Vinci Avait Raison (Freelance)

Production Crew/Prop Maker, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (American Theatre Company)


Gloria (Various Props)

Minor (Costume)

Cesare (Costume)


Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf (Production Crew/Prop Maker)