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Raquel Barreto

Raquel Barreto designs costumes for theater, dance, and opera. She is pleased to be back at the Alley Theatre after designing Murder on the Orient Express. Recent credits include Julius Caesar (Theater For A New Audience); Frankenstein and Watch on The Rhine (Guthrie Theater); Native Gardens (Pasadena Playhouse and Denver Center); Water by the Spoonful and Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue (Center Theater Group); Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill (Actors Theater of Louisville/Portland Center Stage); and The Glass Menagerie (California Shakespeare Theater). In four seasons at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival she designed Julius Caesar, Roe, The River Bride, The Happiest Song Plays Last, Pericles, and Water by the Spoonful. Her designs have also been seen at Arena Stage, Berkeley Repertory, The Folger Theater, Syracuse Stage, Cornerstone Theater Co, Magic Theatre, Latino Theater Co, Getty Villa, Cutting Ball Theater, the LA Philharmonic, and many others. Raquel is a native of Brazil and teaches design at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and TV. www.raquelbarreto.com.