Alia is a Melbourne based designer and theatre maker and a 2018 graduate of the Master of Design for Performance at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA). She has a background in neuroscience, improvised theatre and electronic music performance. Alia is interested experimental performance genres and multi-sensory design, and believes in deeply collaborative theatre making. In 2018 Alia designed Peter Pan (dir. Benjamin Schostakowski), OLO (chor. Prue Lang), Sucked In (chor. Rochelle Carmichael), Unicorn D*ck (dir. Shaun Wykes) and co-created Floodand (dir. Emily Burke). Previous collaborations include Periscope Productions, Melbourne Shakespeare Company and Bloomsday in Melbourne.