Claire Childs

Category: LDs


After studying Mathematics at Oxford, Claire began work in the theatre as a lighting designer. Her credits include the UK and international tour of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four (Blackeyed Theatre), and the UK tours of I Am Beast, Killing Roger and The Girl With No Heart (Sparkle and Dark), Boulder and Under the Frozen Moon (Half a String), The Tempest (Thick as Thieves), Revenge (Crime and Comedy Theatre Company), The Shipwrecked House (Penned in the Margins) and The Just So Stories (Red Table Theatre).
Other lighting designs include 100 Years and Push (Popelei Theatre), Kaj Nazar (London Armenian Opera), Invisible Me (House of Stray Cats), Imoinda (Lontano), Zaryab (Toos Foundation), Mozart vs Machine (Mahogany Opera Group), Robin Hood (The Opera Story), Rudolf  (Pins and Needles), Iolanthe (Charles Court Opera), Magnyfycence (Thynke Byggly), The Barrier (Earwig Arts), 1000 Songs (Pinch Punch), Venus/Mars (act up), Picasso is Coming… Ce Soir (PD Productions) and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Cornucopia).
Lighting designs for dance productions include Alice – Wonderland Through the Looking Glass and Dracula – Welcome to D’s (Chantry Dance Company) and To Varnam With Love, NowHere and Forgot Your Password? (Divya Kasturi).