David Howe

David Howe

Lighting Designer

West End Lighting Design credits include: A Comedy About a Bank Robbery, McQueen, Quatermaine’s Terms; Bette & Joan, Birdsong, My Trip Down the Pink Carpet, Sweet Charity, Mrs Warren’s Profession, Private Lives, A Christmas Carol, The Norman Conquests, The Last Five Years, Tick Tick Boom, Maria Friedman Re-Arranged, Rent, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Pageant, Forbidden Broadway, Sweet Charity, La Cage aux Folles.

Opera credits include productions for British Youth Opera, Philadelphia Opera, Royal Opera and many European companies.

Broadway credits: Private Lives, The Norman Conquests Trilogy and Primo.

UK Regional Theatre recent work includes: Musik Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, Afterglow Southwark Playhouse, The Happy Prince Place Theatre, Intra Muros Park Theatre, Orpheus The Mythical The Other Palace, Sleeping Beauty Hall For Cornwall, Bullets Over Broadway, Cabaret ArtsEd, Richard III, The Cherry Orchard, Lower Depths, Clarion, The Sweet Smell of Success Arcola Theatre, All My Sons Rose Theatre Kingston, Starlight Express The Other Palace, Alex Salmond Unleashed, Edinburgh Festival and Tour; An Audience with Jimmy Saville, Dead Sheep, Park Theatre, Matchbox Theatre, Hampstead Theatre, The Curing Room, Pleasance London and Edinburgh, Love Me Do, Watford Palace, Sisters, Crucible Theatre Sheffield. Numerous pantomimes across UK.

UK National tours include: A Comedy About a Bank Robbery, Finding My Voice, Million Dollar Quartet, Dead Sheep, Bette and Joan, Chin Chin, 42nd Street, The Man from Stratford, Oklahoma, Little Shop of Horrors, Singing in the Rain, Seven Brides For Seven Brothers, Our House, Fiddler on the Roof, South Pacific, and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Me and My Girl and Carousel.

International design work Rocky Horror Picture Show -European Tour 2009-2018, All My Sons – Hong Kong Festival, The Sound of Music – Cairo and Beirut, Private Lives, Toronto, A Chorus Line -New Israel Opera, Evita, Grease, Jesus Christ Superstar and Hair! - Ljubljana Festival-Slovenia, Spring Awakening, The Full Monty, Cabaret - The English Theatre Frankfurt, Fame, Monaco. The Sound of Music Stars of the Musicals and Chicago – Malaysia. Woyzeck, The Roundabout - New York.

Associate Lighting Designer; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, West End, The Nether, West End, Women in White, West End and Broadway, Ross and Another Country Chichester Festival. Lord of the Rings, Toronto and West End. Other productions include West-End UK Tours, Europe, Japan and USA.

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