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Qualifications and Training
Certificate in Education
Buckingham & Chilterns University College, 2005

HND in Theatre Design
Specialising in Lighting Design & Production Management from Croydon College (1994-1997)

City & Guilds - 2240 Electronics Servicing Parts 1 & 2 from Luton College of Higher Education (1992-1994)
Training in Vari*Lite Series 300 for DMX (April 1996)

Work Experience
Da Vinci School of Creative Enterprise, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
September 2013 - September 2015: Design and Technical Production Learning Coach

North Hertfordshire College, Hertfordshire
August 2011 - August 2013: Production Arts Lecturer

Amersham & Wycombe College, Buckinghamshire
November 2003 April 2011: Production Lecturer

Bombay Dreams, Apollo Victoria Theatre, London
January 2002 - November 2003: Chargehand Electrician

Starlight Express, Apollo Victoria Theatre, London
May 2000 - January 2002: Chargehand Electrician
November 1998 - November 1999: Electrics Dayman
Responsible for electrics maintenance and operation of show

English National Opera, The Coliseum, London
May 2000 - present: Casual Technician for changeovers

Vaudeville Theatre, London
November 1999 - May 2000: Deputy Chief Electrician - responsible for show and building maintenance

Whistle Down The Wind, Aldwych Theatre, London
May - November 1998: Follow Spot and Stage lx Swing

Saturday Night Fever, London Palladium
April - May 1998: Stage Electrician

Hammersmith Apollo, London
January - March 1998: Follow Spot Operator - Fast Show and Shooting Stars Live
September - November 1997: Chief Electrician (temporary contract) - The Royal Ballet, Eddie Izzard and Riverdance
June - August 1997: Follow Spot Operator - Summer Holiday
February - May 1997: Follow Spot Operator - Heathcliff

Cliff Richard Organisation
November 1996 - May 1997: Lighting Technician for production rehearsals of Heathcliff at Earls Court 2
Lighting Technician for get-ins and -outs during the Heathcliff tour
Moving Light Technician for the Cliff Richard Celebrity Tennis Tournament at the Birmingham National Indoor Arena

Northampton Football Club
May 1996: Lighting Technician for Status Quo

Lighting Designs
Townsend Productions, Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre, Leighton Buzzard
July 2015: On The Road To Freedom

Vivo D'Arte, Watford Palace Theatre
June 2015: Parade
July 2015: Oliver!

Box of Frogs Theatre School, Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage
May 2015: West End at Home

Arts Assembly, Da Vinci Hall, Letchworth
May 2014: The Night Before Christmas

Box of Frogs Theatre School, St Christophers School, Letchworth
May 2014: 13

Vivo D'Arte, Rudolf Steiner School, Kings Langley
August 2013: 13
August 2013: The Phantom of the Opera
August 2014: Hairspray
April 2015: Our House

St Mary's Parish Players, St Mary's Parish Church, Maulden
September 2012: 30th Anniversary Gala

North Hertfordshire College
June 2012: Sweeney Todd

Apollo Victoria Theatre, London
October 2010: Apollo Victoria Birthday Gala Concert, co-designer of Starlight Express segment

Elgiva Theatre, Chesham
May 2009: Chesham Blues Festival

Amersham & Wycombe College
February 2006 : Carousel
June 2006: Gypsy, The Boyfriend, Serious Money, Julius Caesar
June 2007: Chess
May 2008: A Man of No Importance, Company, Graduation Season
February 2009: Songs for a New World
May 2009: The Pajama Game
July 2009: Hairspray
May 2010: Sweeney Todd
December 2010: Side Show
February 2011: Pacific Overtures

Dierenpark Emmen, Emmen, The Netherlands
March 2002: Lighting Designer for interactive sea life exhibit

Pizza in the Park, Knightsbridge
December 2001: Lighting Design for Nora Evans, Jazz Singer

Britten Theatre, Kensington
June 2001: Lighting Design for Millennium Dance 2000 End of Year Show (see photos)

Kings Head Theatre, Islington
Oct 2000: Lighting Design for Final Performance, a new play by Sarah Holmes, produced and directed by Sarah Kaldor and Sarah Holmes for Rumbling Frog Productions

The De La Salle Theatre, St Peter's School, Bournemouth
October 1999: Lighting Design for Heart & Soul - A Celebration Gala in Aid of The Noel Giles Appeal Fund

Hackney Empire Studio
March 1999: Lighting Design for play 'Off Out' (see photos)

Freelance Projects
Howard Eaton Lighting Limited
June 2000: Building practical set piece for The Witches of Eastwick, Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Howard Eaton Lighting Limited
September - October 1999: Building a model for the Journey Zone in the Millennium Dome

Presentation Services Limited
August 1997: Lighting Technician and Operator for Coopers & Lybrand Conference in Madrid

Mr Tony Walton
Technical Manager
Hammersmith Apollo
Queen Caroline Street
W6 9QH

Mr Damian Ridge
Chief Electrician
Apollo Victoria Theatre
Wilton Road