Gabrielle Lebreton
Born on 10.10.1983
On Réunion Island
Nationality: French
Gabrielle Lebreton - Image
Designer specialising in performance spaces. Experience in theatre equipment design - Background in all project phases.
Professional experience
January to December 2013 Franco Dragone Entertainment Group, La Louvière, Belgium
Theater Design Assistant in the department of Theatrical Specialized Equipments (TSE). Research and development of scenographical and architectural theatre projects in Wuhan and Dubaï. Follow-up of theatre design and construction progress. Coordinate the informations between the participants (TSE department, Production, artistic direction, partners)
November to December 2012 TU Berlin, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Tutoress in the department of Scenography and Stage design, postgraduate course at the Technical University of Berlin aimed at a "Master of Arts" degree.
July 2011 to December 2011 Ducks Scéno, theater consultant, Paris
Theatre design consultant
Worked on the design competition for the Cachan theatre renovation in the laureate team. Designer on the new Arena 92, stadium used for sport and large-scale concerts and events. Worked on the seating implantation and the development of concepts and designs of rigging and staging facilities for concert and event uses.
September 2008 to June 2011 Architecture & Technique, Architect and theatre designer, Paris
Theatre design consultant
Worked on Theatre, Concert Hall, auditorium, Zénith, SMAC, dance- music- and theatre conservatoires, in all phases. Competition, preliminary phases, detailled phases and construction site follow-up.
Mar.2007 to Aug. 2008 Buitink Technology, Duiven, Netherlands
Company specialized in advanced lightweight structures, in ETFE and architectural textile.
Working alongside engineers, designing, drafting, construction site follow-up/ Customer relations/ Translator.
Nov. 2006 to Febr. 2007 CAUE de Loire Atlantique, Nantes, France
Architecture, Town planning and Environnement Counsil.
Architecture events to raise awareness in grammar schools. Organisation of workshops, and visits into the city of Nantes. Designed games to educate children in architecture techniques.
Oct. 2005 to June 2006 Atelier Patrick Kermarrec, Nantes, France
Architecture and Town planning agency.
House designing for building permit application / town planning works for the city of Bouvron (44)
July 2005 Unité, Nantes, France
Architecture agency
Designer and 3D draftsman on collective housing.
During studies Angoulême, Reunion Island, Nantes..., France
Various internships in many architecture agencies as model maker, draftsman, architect assistant.
2004 Exhibition in la Cité Internationale de Paris, France
"Trois regards sur le lieu musical"
Production and presentation of models on the subject of representation places for electronic and classical music.
2002 Festival Vue d'ici, scénographie d'un lieu, La Villette, Paris
Performing Arts Festival on unusual scene.
Stage designer for an interdisciplinary show about a poem of Bertold Brecht.
July 2000 Town hall of Sindelfingen, Germany
Cultural department
Trainee, Translator for the french version of the city tourist brochure
Studies and Diploma
2004 - 2007 Graduation in Architecture (Architecte ADE), "A National theatre on the Nantes island"
Ecole nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Nantes
2002 Graduation in Theater
Bachelor of Theater Studies in La Sorbonne Censier Paris IIII
2001 - 2003 Graduation in Architecture (Diplôme de fin de 1er cycle des Etudes d'Architecture)
School of Architecture Paris-Malaquais (ENSAPM), Paris.
2001 French Baccalauréat (school leaving certificate) serie A (Arts and Theater studies)
Software Autocad 2010 (2D and 3D), Adobe photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch Up, Word, Excel, Power Point
Basic 3DMAX, Archicad, Adobe Design, Corel Draw
Languages French Native language / German fluent (CEF C1) / English good understanding and conversational / Dutch basic (CEF A1)
Profile Lively, enquiring-minded and reliable professional. A self-starter, equally comfortable as a team player or leader
Leisure activites
Actress and scenographer in "La Rex Compagnie", Paris. (Last representation in Novembre 2011)
Member of REX COMPAGNIE association from 2009

Rushes video montage of Yvonne theater play by the Rex compagnie (2010).
Yvonne, Princesse de Bourgogne
Que d'Espoir!

Dance: Ballet over 10 years, followed by Tango.

Interested in contemporary theater and dance.

Lecture about "Architecte scénographe d'équipement" in a secondary school for people with motor disabilities. (in Vaucresson, November 2011)

Production of "Larguer les amarres" (a 3D animation movie) (Februar 2006).

Freelance journalist for the quarterly magazine "Nantes Madame".
Contribution in following issues: Autumn 2005, Winter 2005, Spring 2006