Matt Whale

Training

2016 - 2018 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Theatre Lighting Design
2013 - 2014 Creative Alliance, Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Technical Theatre (Lighting)

Productions at Central

2017 Lighting Designer - Em (musical) (Hannah Chissick)

2016 Assistant Lighting Designer - After the Dance (Irina Brown - LD: Zoe Burnham)

2018 Lighting Designer - A Chorus Line (Ed Hughes)

Experience

Design Credits

2018 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Strawberry Starburst - Kyrptonite Plays - The Vaults (Hannah DeVille)

2017 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Cinderella - Imagine Theatre - Grimsby Auditorium (Paul Gibson)

2017 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Frontline - Step Onto Stage - Abbey Theatre Nuneaton (Kirstie Smith)

2017 Video Designer - Chatroom - Slam. Theatre Company - Etcetera Theatre (Hector Moyes)

2017 Lighting Designer - Fame - Centre Stage London - Bridewell Theatre (Stuart James)

2016 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Aladdin - Imagine Theatre - Grimsby Auditorium (Paul Gibson)

2016 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Twisted Tales - Step Onto Stage - Abbey Theatre Nuneaton (Kirstie Smith)

2016 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Little Mermaid Jr - Wing-it Theatre - Albany Theatre Coventry (Charlie Guest)

2016 Lighting Designer/Programmer - James and the Giant Peach - Priory Youth Theatre - Priory Theatre Kenilworth (Callum Roberts & Hannah Farquharson)

2015 Lighting Designer/Programmer - Legends - Three Spires Dance - Bedworth Civic Hall (Miss Elaine Ferry BEM)

2015 Lighting Designer/Programmer - West Side Story - Wing-it Theatre - Albany Theatre Coventry (Hannah Farquharson)

Selected Credits

2018 Programmer - One Duck Down - Faceplant Theatre - The Vaults (Christa Harris)

2017 LX 1 - The Terrible Infants - Les Enfants Terribles - Wilton's Music Hall (James Seager - Chief: Sam House)

2017 Follow Spot - Higher Life Conference UK - Entec Sound and Light - O2 Arena

2017 Re-Lighter & LX 1 - The First Hippo on the Moon - Les Petits Theatre - UK Tour (Finn Caldwell & Nick Barnes)

2016 Programmer - Their Finest Hour - Take 33 - The Studio at the Leicester Square Theatre (Matheus Guimaraes)

Awards

Skills

Vectorworks / ETC Eos and Cobalt Lighting Consoles / ZerOS Lighting Consoles / Avolites Arena Lighting Consoles / Jands Vista - Basic Knowledge / Working at Height / Counter Weight Flying / PAT Approved / Extensive knowledge of Qlab, Logic Pro X, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, After Effects & Premiere Pro

Languages

English

Email

mattwhaleld@outlook.com

Website

mattwhaleld.co.uk