Brian Perchaluk is a set and costume designer based in Winnipeg. He was born and raised in rural Manitoba, and graduated from the University of Winnipeg and the National Theatre School of Canada. He later went on to apprentice at the Banff Centre. Over the past twenty-five years his designs have been featured on stages across the country including: Neptune Theatre, Atlantic Ballet Theatre, The Canadian Stage Company, Theatre Passe Muraille, The Grand Theatre, Blyth Festival, National Arts Centre, Persephone Theatre, Theatre Calgary, Alberta Theatre Projects, Citadel Theatre, Vancouver Playhouse Theatre Company, Arts Club Theatre Company, the Belfry Theatre and two seasons at each the Stratford and Shaw festivals.
In Winnipeg he has often worked for Prairie Theatre Exchange, Manitoba Theatre For Young People, Rainbow Stage, Le Cercle Molière, and The Manitoba Theatre Centre, where he has designed more than forty productions.
Among his favourite credits Brian lists: M. Butterfly for Manitoba Theatre Centre, the National Arts Centre and Alberta Theatre Projects; Les Miserables for Neptune Theatre; Time and the Conways for the Shaw Festival; The Nutcracker for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet; and Hay Fever for Theatre Calgary.
Brian is the 1999 Gemini Award recipient for his set design on Journey, a 2003 Jessie Richardson Award recipient for outstanding set design for Mary’s Wedding.