Hugh Vanstone

Lighting Design


RSC: Matilda The Musical, Arabian Nights, The Winter’s Tale, Antony and Cleopatra, Bad Weather, The Unexpected Man, Hamlet, Cymbeline, Three Hours After Marriage, Slaughter City, Richard III, The Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet

THEATRE INCLUDES: Hugh has designed the lighting for over 200 productions and worked for most of the UK’s national companies and extensively on Broadway. He has received many awards for his work including three Olivier Awards, a Tony and a Molière. He is an associate artist at the Old Vic where he has recently lit: Present Laughter, A Christmas Carol, Art, No’s KnifeGroundhog Day (and Broadway), The Caretaker, The Master Builder and Future Conditional. Recent work includes: Mary PoppinsThe Height of the Storm, The Birthday PartyVenus in Fur, Dreamgirls (West End); Welcome Home, Captain Fox, Closer (Donmar); Exit the King, The Red Lion (National Theatre); Shrek (New York/West End/UK tour); Don Quixote (Royal Ballet); Tanz Der Vampire (throughout Europe and Russia); Ghost The Musical (London and internationally).