Naomi trained at Wimbledon School of Art and Kunstacademie, Maastricht.
Current and upcoming work includes The Duchess of Malfi at the RSC, Happy Days with Maxine Peake at the Royal Exchange Manchester, As You Like It at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre and Much Ado About Nothing at the Rose Theatre, Kingston,
Theatre design includes: The Tin Drum (Knee-high); The Winter's Tale (Romateatern, Sweden); Beryl (Rose, Kingston and West Yorkshire Playhouse); Doctor Faustus, The White Devil, The Roaring Girl, As You Like It, King John (Royal Shakespeare Company); Kasimir and Karoline, Fanny and Alexander, Love and Money (Malmo Stadsteater); Men in the Cities (Royal Court/Traverse Theatre and UK tour); Hotel, Three More Sleepless Nights (National Theatre); Wildefire, Belongings, The Gods Weep (RSC/Hampstead Theatre); Brave New World, Dancing at Lughnasa, In Praise of Love (Theatre Royal, Northampton); Monkey Bars (Unicorn/Traverse); Landscape & Monologue (Ustinov, Bath); Weaklings (Warwick Arts Centre); Amerika, Krieg der Bilder (Staatstheater Mainz); Scorched (Old Vic Tunnels); Mary Shelley, The Glass Menagerie, Speechless (Shared Experience); The Typist (Sky Arts); King Pelican, Speed Death of the Radiant Child (Drum Theatre, Plymouth); If That’s All There Is (Lyric); State of Emergency, Mariana Pineda (Gate Theatre); ...Sisters (Gate/Headlong); Stallerhof, Richard III, The Cherry Orchard, Summer Begins (Southwark Playhouse); The Container, Phaedra's Love, The Pope's Wedding, Forest of Thorns (Young Vic); Every One, Attempts on Her Life, Widows, Touched (BAC); Home, In Blood, Venezuela, Mud, Trash (Arcola).
Opera designs include: Madama Butterfly, The Lottery, The Fairy Queen (Bury Court Opera), Madama Butterfly (Arcola Theatre).
Kneehigh's production of THE TIN DRUM with set and costumes by Naomi Dawson | Directed by Mike Shepherd | Lighting by Malcolm Rippeth | Choreography by Etta Murfitt | Photographer: Steve Tanner