EMONA STOYKOVA is a theater designer from Sofia, Bulgaria, currently based in the USA, where she is completing her third year as a MFA degree candidate in Set Design at Yale School of Drama.
American scenic design credits include An Enemy Of The People (Yale Repertory Theatre), The Hour of Great Mercy and Bulgaria! Revolt! (Yale School Of Drama), Alice Wolf, Enter Your Sleep, Dragaret'18 and The Meal (Yale Cabaret), Kaspar (Acme Corporation); Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (Annex Theatre) and Potatoes of August (E.M.P Collective). As an intern at the National Theatre of Bulgaria, Emona worked on Enchanted Night and Life Is Beautiful. Her film work includes costume design for Me, You, Nobody Else and Tales (short).
Emona holds BAs in Scenography and in Theory and Practice of Art Education, from the National Academy of Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria, as well as a Professional Qualification in Painting from the National School of Fine Arts.
She is a recipient of the 2017/18 McDougal Scholarship and 2016/17 Ray Klausen Scholarship. Her work has been exhibited in the 2011 and 2015 Prague Quadrennial.