Joshua Quinlan is a set and costume designer based in London, Ontario. His work was most recently a part of the Langham Directors’ Workshop at the Stratford Festival.
Since 2016, Joshua has been assisting many of Canada’s leading designers for theatres coast to coast, including Terra Bruce, Mirvish, The National Ballet of Canada, Arts Club, Blyth Festival, Globe Theatre, and Edmonton Opera. He has worked at the Stratford Festival as an Assistant Designer for twenty shows over six seasons. Joshua will make his design debut at the Stratford Festival in 2022, designing costumes for the world premiere of Every Little Nookie.
Joshua is a recipient of the prestigious Siminovitch Protégé Prize, 2022. He has also received the 2019 Tom Patterson Award, the 2017 Ian and Molly Lindsay Fellowship, and in 2020, he was a Pauline McGibbon Award nominee. Joshua is a graduate of The University of Windsor, and he completed his M.F.A. in Theatre – Design at The Ohio State University. In 2012, he completed the 6-week intensive Production Arts Program at Off The Wall in Stratford, Ontario.