Studied Fine Art at Newcastle University
Ali’s work has extended over a wide variety of areas including carnival, sculpture, pantomime, opera and outdoor theatre projects. Her work also includes: Madame Butterfly, Wuthering Heights and Dracula for Northern Ballet Theatre, Rumblefish, Bloodtide, Lord of the Flies, The Twits and Fungus the Bogeyman for Pilot Theatre, Kes and Brassed Off for Lawrence Batley Theatre, Bollywood Jane for Leicester Haymarket, Once upon a Quarry Hill for West Yorkshire Playhouse, Look Back in Anger for Harrogate Theatre, Where’s Vietnam? for Red Ladder’s 40th Anniversary at West Yorkshire Playhouse, Camel station with writer Trevor Griffiths and The Little Mermaid for Dundee Repertory Theatre.
Recently Ali has designed for a collaboration between Chumbawumba and Red Ladder - Riot Rebellion and Bloody Insurrection. Future projects include Chicago for Aberystwyth Arts Centre.