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Set and costume designer Michael Hankin is the 2018 recipient of the Kristian Fredrikson Scholarship. The scholarship provides funds to pursue design work overseas and is worth $12,000.  The award adds to an exquisite resume that include two wins and four Sydney Theatre Award nominations, the Mike Walsh Fellowship for design and NSW Artstart Grant […]

Michael Hankin has won Best Stage Design for a Mainstage Production at this years Sydney Theatre Awards for HIR. This is Michael’s third win and sixth nomination at the awards as he was also nominated for his costume design on HIR. Congratulations Michael and to all the nominees, catch the full list of winners here.

Several Yellow Agency clients have received accolades at the 2015 Sydney Theatre Awards. The work of Michael Hankin, Mel Page, Alice Babidge and Kip Williams was recognised in the ceremony. Best mainstage production – IVANOV designed by Mel Page, Michael Hankin Best independent production – OF MICE AND MEN designed by Michael Hankin Best costume […]

Chris Drummond’s production of THE ASPIRATIONS OF DAISE MORROW has opened at the Adelaide Festival Centre, with design by Michael Hankin. An adaptation of Down at the Dump, the classic short story by Patrick White, this production opens on the friends and family who have gathered for the funeral of Daise Morrow, a free spirit who scandalised the staid residents of her tiny Australian […]

Eamon Flack’s stunning contemporary adaptation of Chekhov’s IVANOV opened 19th September at Belvoir, with set design by Michael Hankin and costumes by Mel Page. Jason Blake of the Sydney Morning Herald praised Michael and Mel’s design for helping to successfully relocate the play from 19th Century Russia to contemporary Australia. Ben Neutze of the Daily Review […]

Helpmann Award Winners

July 30th, 2015

2015 Helpmann Awards were presented live from Capital Theatre, Sydney on Monday 27th July. The winners included: Kip Williams for Best Direction of a Play, for his work on Sydney Theatre Company’s SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER. Opera Australia’s THE RABBITS featuring Lally Katz’ libretto won four awards including Best New Australian Work and Best Presentation for Children. Belvoir’s THE GLASS […]

2014 Sydney Theatre Awards nominations were announced yesterday with 5 design nominations among Yellow Creative Management clients. BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MAINSTREAM PRODUCTION Damien Cooper for  STC’s THE LONG WAY HOME BEST STAGE DESIGN OF A MAINSTREAM PRODUCTION Michael Hankin for Belvoir’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL Ralph Myers for Belvoir’s IS THIS THING ON? BEST COSTUME […]

A CHRISTMAS CAROL opened on the 12th of November, with Mel Page designing costumes and Michael Hankin designing the set. Here is what the reviews are saying: “Michael Hankin’s set is a honeycomb of trapdoors and moving platforms, age-old devices which have lost none of their breathtaking ingenuity and simplicity, and are used to tremendous […]

A new play by Peta Brady, UGLY MUGS, inspired by her work supporting Melbourne sex workers opens at the Malthouse Theatre in Melbourne tonight  and will tour to the Griffin Theatre in Sydney later in July. Michael Hankin designed the set and costumes for this dark and intricate work, directed by Marion Potts. “With dreamlike shifts […]

LORD OF THE FLIES designed by Michael Hankin opens at Malthouse

ANGELS IN AMERICA, designed by Michael Hankin and Mel Page, opens at Belvoir

247 DAYS deisgned by Michael Hankin opens at Malthouse.

Michael Hankin News

March 13th, 2013

Sydney Theatre Award nominations announced – Yellow Creative Management clients up for awards