Madeleine won the Linbury Prize for Stage Design in 2013. She trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
Recent theatre designs include: The Shape of the Pain (China Plate); Go Between (Young Vic); Babe, the Sheep-Pig (Polka Theatre/UK Tour); Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead(Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre); Always Orange, Fall of the Kingdom, Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again (also Traverse Theatre/Shoreditch Town Hall), The Ant and the Cicada (Royal Shakespeare Company); Julie (Northern Stage); Right Now (Ustinov Studio Bath/Bush Theatre/Traverse Theatre); A Skull in Connemara,Arcadia, Time and the Conways (Nottingham Playhouse); The Harvest (Ustinov Studio Bath/Soho Theatre); Little Light (Orange Tree); The Chronicles of Kalki (Gate Theatre); Gardening for the Unfulfilled and Alienated (Undeb Theatre); Tender Napalm, How to Curse (BOVTS); Hey Diddle Diddle, The Life After (Bristol Old Vic);The Cagebirds (LAMDA); Blood Wedding (RWCMD).
Production Design includes: The Welshman’s Guide to Breaking Up (Boyo Productions. Co-design).
Other awards include: Lord Williams Memorial Prize for Design (2012).