Claire Childs

Category: LDs


Claire studied Mathematics at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford before going into the theatre as a lighting designer and technician.
Previous designs for Blackeyed Theatre include Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four and The Strange Case Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde.
Her other lighting design credits include UK tours of I Am BeastKilling Roger and The Girl with No Heart for Sparkle and Dark, The Tempest for Thick as Thieves, The Shipwrecked House for Penned in the Margins and The Just So Stories for Red Table Theatre. Other lighting designs include Mozart vs Machine for Mahogany Opera Group, Mignon for New Sussex Opera, Magnyfycence at Hampton Court Palace, The Barrier at the Park Theatre, Venus/Mars at the Old Red Lion Theatre and Bush Theatre, Picasso is Coming…Ce Soir at St James Theatre and A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Glamis Adventure Playground.

Lighting designs for dance productions include the UK tour of NowHere and Forgot Your Password? at the Purcell Room, Southbank Centre for Divya Kasturi.

Claire has previously worked with Blackeyed Theatre as Company Stage Manager for tours of The Trial and Not About Heroes and as Re-lighter for The Great Gatsbywww.clairechilds.co.uk