Louise Flanagan was born in England and lives as a freelance costume designer in Munich. She received her training in classical ballet at the Royal Ballet School in London. She then began her professional dance career at the Vanemuine Theater in Estonia. Due to her special interest in designing dance productions and her creative skills, she decided to retrain after two years and pursue a career as a costume designer.
She has designed costumes for the Bavarian State Ballet, Ballett am Rhein, Stanislavski and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theaters in Moscow, Theater Regensburg, Oper Graz, Theater St. Gallen and Origen Festival Cultural, among others. She collaborates with choreographers and directors such as Sam Brown, Terence Kohler, Dustin Klein, Andreas Heise, Yuki Mori, Fabien Prioville, Peter Leung, Dimo Kirilov Milev and Ihsan Rustem.