Rachana is co-Artistic Director of Brolly Productions and award-winning theatre designer and illustrator. She trained as an architect at Edinburgh College of Art and MA Scenography at Central St Martins. Her production design works include collaborating with National Theatre of Scotland: Claire Cunningham’s Menage a Trois (dance); National Theatre: Installation in partnership with CRISIS; Rasa Productions: Curry Tales, A Handful of Henna, Looking for Kool; Polka Theatre: Ghosts in the Gallery, Goldilocks, Ugly Duckling; Brolly Productions: Guantanamo Boy, Her, Clocks 1888 (opera), The Powder Monkey (opera).
Rachana’s work has evolved to bring together her love of illustrating and stage design through animation and projection. Her recent illustration/design work was in collaboration with Tim Crouch for Total Immediate Collective Imminent Terrestrial Salvation which premiered at The Royal Court.