© 2019 Sam Waddington
 

FUTURE
42ND STREET 
Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Director: John Plews | Designer: Emily Bestow 

 
A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Associate Lighting Designer)
The Old Vic

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone

A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Associate Lighting Designer)
Lyceum Theatre, Broadway

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone

MARY POPPINS (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Prince Edward Theatre

Director: Richard Eyre | Designer: Bob Crowley | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone and Natasha Katz

2019

MAGGOT MOON 
Unicorn Theatre

Director: Jesse Jones | Designer: Lucy Sierra | Video Designer: Akhila Krishnan

 

SMALL

Soho Theatre (for Oxford School of Drama)

Director: Alice Malin

 

BONES

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Director: Martin Wylde and Diane Alison-Mitchell | Designer: Sammy Dowson

 
LIFE OF PI (Associate Lighting Designer)
Sheffield Crucible

Director: Max Webster | Designer: Tim Hatley | Lighting Designer: Tim Lutkin

 
PRESENT LAUGHTER (Associate Lighting Designer/Programmer)
The Old Vic

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designers: Tim Lutkin and Hugh Vanstone

 

INTO THE WOODS 

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Libby Todd

 

IT NEVER HAPPENED

ArtsEd
Director: Alex Thorpe | Designer: Anna Reid
OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY
Southwark Playhouse
Director: Katharine Farmer | Designer: Emily Leonard
 
THE POLAR BEARS GO, GO, GO!
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Lee Lyford | Designer: Claire Halleran
 
THE MERRY WIDOW (Associate Lighting Designer)
English National Opera

Director: Max Webster | Set Designer: Ben Stones | Costume Designer: Esther Bialas | Lighting Designer: Bruno Poet

 

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

Cambridge Arts Theatre
Director: Richard Beecham | Designer: Nancy Surman
 
 
2018
NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Director: John Plews | Designer: Pollyanna Elston
 
A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Associate Lighting Designer)
The Old Vic

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone

 

THE VELVETEEN RABBIT (Associate Lighting Designer)

Seattle Children's Theatre
Director: Purni Morell | Designer: James Button | Lighting Designer: David W Kidd
 
SKATE HARD, TURN LEFT
Battersea Arts Centre
Director: Jemima James
 
WASTED (Co-design with Matt Daw)
Southwark Playhouse

Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Libby Todd

BroadwayWorld UK Awards Nomination for Best Lighting Design

 

BIG AFTERMATH OF A SMALL DISCLOSURE

Summerhall 
Director: Alice Malin | Designer: Ruth Hall
 
DUSTY (Associate Lighting Designer)
UK Tour
Director: Maria Friedman | Designer: Tom Pye | Lighting Designer: Bruno Poet
 
OUR TOWN
The North Wall Theatre (for Oxford School of Drama)
Director: Alice Malin | Designer: Georgia de Grey
 
NOT NOW, BERNARD
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Sarah Argent | Designer: Natalie Pryce
 
RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Director: John Plews | Designer: Amy Yardley
 
THE COUNTRY WIFE
Southwark Playhouse
Director: Luke Fredericks | Designer: Stewart Charlesworth
 
THE CHERRY ORCHARD
The Union Theatre
Director: Phil Willmott | Set Designer: Justin Williams | Costume Designer: Penn O’Gara
 
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Morley Theatre Company
Director: Lisa Cagnacci 
 
SEESAW
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Sarah Argent | Designer: Verity Quinn
 
 
2017
TOP HAT
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Director: John Plews | Designer: Emily Bestow
 
THE VELVETEEN RABBIT (Associate Lighting Designer)
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Purni Morell | Designer: James Button | Lighting Designer: David W Kidd
 
JOY
Gerry's, Theatre Royal Stratford East
Director: Melanie Fullbrook | Designer: Carla Goodman
 
REMEMBER, REMEMBER
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
Director: Adam Lenson
 
LUCKY STIFF
The Union Theatre
Director: Paul Callen | Designer: Reuben Speed
 
35MM: A MUSICAL EXHIBITION
The Other Palace Studio
Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Justin Williams 
 
RULES FOR LIVING (Associate Lighting Designer)
English Touring Theatre
Director: Simon Godwin | Designer: Lily Arnold Lighting Designer: Matt Daw
 
TREATING ODETTE
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Director: John Plews | Designer: Emily Bestow
 
SKATE HARD, TURN LEFT (Co-design with Zoe Spurr)
Battersea Arts Centre
Director: Jemima James | Designer: Ruth Sutcliffe | Video Designer: Iain Syme
 
SUPERHERO
Southwark Playhouse
Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Georgia de Grey
 
SPRING STORM 
The North Wall Theatre (for Oxford School of Drama)
Director: Alice Malin | Designer: Georgia de Grey
 
LA BOHÉME (Associate Lighting Designer)
Iford Arts
Director: Christopher Cowell | Designer: Eleanor Wdowski | Lighting Designer: Christopher Nairne
 
BIG LOVE 
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Purni Morell and Christian Roe
 
THE VELVETEEN RABBIT (Associate Lighting Designer)
Unicorn Theatre
Director: Purni Morell | Designer: James Button | Lighting Designer: David W Kidd
 
THE SORROWS OF SATAN
Tristan Bates Theatre

Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Michael Conley

 

DADDY'S GIRL

Brick Hall, The Vaults

Director: Alice Malin | Video Designer: Alex Vipond

 

BIRTHDAY SUIT

Old Red Lion Theatre

Director: Alice Malin | Designer: Georgia de Grey

 

 

2016

ANYTHING GOES

Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Director: John Plews | Designer: Emily Bestow

 

WASTED (Associate Lighting Designer)

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Director: Adam Lenson | Designer: Bec Chippendale | Lighting Designer: Matt Daw

 

BATTLEFACE (Associate Lighting Designer)

Bush Theatre

Director: Joe Murphy | Designer: Olivia Altaras | Lighting Designer: Simon Gethin Thomas

 

ONE COLD DARK NIGHT (Associate Lighting Designer)

Bush Theatre

Director: Omar Elerian | Designer: Olivia Altaras | Lighting Designer: Simon Gethin Thomas

 

THE GREAT DIVIDE

Finborough Theatre

Director: Rory McGregor | Designer: Sebastian Noel

 

THE PAST IS A TATTOOED SAILOR

Old Red Lion Theatre

Director: Jeffrey Mayhew | Designer: Rosie Mayhew

 

RICHARD III

Swan Theatre, RSC/Leicester Square Theatre (for CVP)

Director: Imogen Beech | Designer: Evelyn Hunter

 

WALLIS

Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Director: John Plews | Designer: Emily Bestow

 

RAZ

UK Tour

Director: Anthony Banks

 

SECRET CINEMA PRESENTS 28 DAYS LATER (Assistant Lighting Designer)

Director: Fabien Riggall | Designer: Tim McQuillen-Wright | Lighting Designer: Matt Daw

 

THE CARETAKER (Assistant Lighting Designer)

The Old Vic

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone

 

SWEET CHARITY

Embassy Theatre

Director: Anthony Banks | Set Designer: Andrew D Edwards | Costume Designer: Susan Kulkarni | Video Designer: Alex Gooding 

 

THE WORLD GOES ROUND

St James Theatre Studio

Musical Director: Kris Rawlinson

 

THE MASTER BUILDER (Assistant Lighting Designer)

The Old Vic

Director: Matthew Warchus | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Hugh Vanstone

 

 

2015

LEGALLY BLONDE

Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Director: John Plews | Designer: Isobel Power Smith

 

THE LORAX (Assistant Lighting Designer)

The Old Vic

Director: Max Webster | Designer: Rob Howell | Lighting Designer: Jon Clark

 

THE CLOCKMAKER'S DAUGHTER IN CONCERT

St James Theatre Studio

Director: Robert McWhir | Musical Director: Michael Webborn

 

LA RONDE

Etcetera Theatre

Director: Jenny Quayle | Designer: Milda Samsonaite

 

TIPPING THE VELVET (Assistant Lighting Designer)

Lyric Hammersmith/Edinburgh Lyceum

Director: Lyndsey Turner | Designer: Lizzie Clachan | Lighting Designer: Jon Clark

 

THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE

Landor Theatre

Director: Matthew Illife | Designer: Andrew Riley

 

THE 3 TRYERS

Landor Theatre

Director: Paul Nicholas Dyke

 

AMERICAN IDIOT (Assistant Lighting Designer)

Arts Theatre

Director: Racky Plews | Designer: Sara Perks | Lighting Designer: Tim Deiling

 

RHYTHM OF LIFE

St James Theatre Studio

Director: Robert McWhir | Musical Director: Michael Webborn

 

RED THE WOLF SLAYER!

Webber Douglas Studio

Director: Sherrill Gow | Set Designer: Hannah Wastnidge | Costume Designer: Milda Samsonaite

 

THE CLOCKMAKER'S DAUGHTER (Assistant Lighting Designer)

Landor Theatre

Director: Robert McWhir | Designer: David Shields | Lighting Designer: Richard Lambert

 

IN THE DEAD OF NIGHT (Assistant Lighting Designer)

Landor Theatre

Director: Claudio Macor | Lighting Designer: Richard Lambert

 

WEST SIDE STORY (Associate Lighting Designer)

Embassy Theatre

Director: Ed Hughes | Designer: Sara Perks | Lighting Designer: Nick Moran

2010 - present

2010 - present