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Alastair West

Lighting Design

Alastair graduated from Bretton Hall in 2004 with a degree in Performance Design and Production, having specialised in lighting design.

He is currently Head of Lighting for Northern Ballet where he has designed multiple shows for the main company including: Giselle, I Got Rhythm, Madame Butterfly (Mid Scale 2015) and tour lighting for A Christmas Carol. He has also designed for the Company’s small scale children’s ballets Ugly Duckling, Three Little Pigs, Elves & the Shoemaker and Tortoise & the Hare.

Alastair has also designed lighting for Project #1, Luminous Junc•ture and The Architect for Northern Ballet’s mixed programmes. He has also re-lit, re-designed and re-created various productions throughout his career, whilst working for Sheffield Theatres, RSC and multiple commercial tours.

Lighting design credits include: Cinderella, Aladdin and Sleeping Beauty (Cast, Doncaster); Puzzle Women (Dead Ernest); The Indian Boy (RSC, Cube Season) and La Ronde (Bolt Productions).