Photograph from Multiplex - lighting design by Jason Addison
Photographer: Paul Deyes | From the show Multiplex
Photograph from Pronoun - lighting design by Jason Addison
Pronoun | Photographer: Alex Brook | From the show Pronoun
Photograph from Remote - lighting design by Jason Addison
Photographer: Patrick Mateer at M&G Photographic | From the show Remote
Photograph from Turning the Tide - lighting design by Jason Addison
Turning the Tide | Photographer: Jason Addison | From the show Turning the Tide
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Jason Addison

 

Jason is a Graduate of the ALD Lumiere Scheme. He also worked as a Technician at Hull Truck Theatre for 5 years including Hull 2017, UK City of Culture.

He is an Associate Designer at Chapterhouse Theatre Company, Rhubarb Theatre and Rich Seam Theatre Company. He is also Technical Director for The Herd Theatre.

Design Work includes: The Baron in the Trees (Lost in Translation Circus, Timber Festival), Farewell My Lonely (Hull Truck Theatre ACT III Company), Two Pianos – Rock ‘n’ Roll Experience (The Two Pianos, Hull New Theatre), Humbug! The Hedgehog Who Couldn’t Sleep (Dumbshow and Nuffield Southampton Theatres), The Boy Who Wanted to Fly (Rhubarb Theatre, UK Tour), The Taming of The Shrew (Petersfield Shakespeare Festival, Winchester Theatre Royal), Slime (The Herd Theatre and Hull Libraries, UK Tour), Human Electric Tree (Silent Uproar and Hull Truck Youth Theatre Co Production), Jane Eyre (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, China Tour), Dark Winter (Ensemble 52), Turn and Face the Strange (Centre for Contemporary Storytelling), Hotel Paradiso (Lost in Translation Circus), Turning the Tide (Centre for Contemporary Storytelling), Beautiful Thing (Hull Playgoers Society), Pride & Prejudice (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, Capstone Theatre, Liverpool and China Tour), Sidney’s Shed (Rhubarb Theatre, UK Tour), Wired Differently (Broccolily Theatre and Ganton School), Remote (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), This Changes Everything (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), Wuthering Heights (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, China Tour), A Christmas Carol (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough and UK Tour), Sherlock Holmes & The Hound of the Baskervilles (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, China Tour),Granny’s Game (Rhubarb Theatre, UK Tour), Who Do We Think We Are? (Hull Truck Theatre ACT III Company), The Jungle Book (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, China Tour), Multiplex (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), The Castle (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), Keep Calm and Tell It – The Real Stories of Hull in the Blitz (Hull Truck Theatre ACT III Company), Echoes (Hull Truck Theatre ACT III Company), Hearts (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), Pronoun (Hull Truck Youth Theatre), Up Pompeii (Hull Playgoers Society), The Graduate (The Chameleon Players, Hull Truck Studio Theatre), My Romantic History (Hull Truck Actors Ensemble), Royal Flush (Rich Seam Theatre, UK Tour), The Flying Flapper (Rhubarb Theatre, Lincoln Drill Hall and UK Tour),Treasure Island (Cambridge Touring Theatre, The Kenton Theatre, Henley on Thames and UK Tour), Lesley Garret VIP Concert (Warner Leisure Hotels, Thoresby Hall Hotel), Born In The Gardens (Creative Cow, New Hall Theatre, Tiverton and UK Tour), As You Like it (Cygnet Company, New Theatre, Exeter), Sense and Sensibility (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, Trinity Arts Centre Gainsborough and UK Tour), Hard Times (Creative Cow, New Hall Tiverton and UK Tour), The Fair Maid of the West (Creative Cow, New Theatre Exeter), Look Back In Anger (Creative Cow, New Hall Theatre, Tiverton and UK Tour), A Christmas Carol (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, UK Tour), Pride and Prejudice (Chapterhouse Theatre Company, UK Tour)

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Assistant and Associate design credits include: Colin Grenfell, The King of Hell's Palace (Hampstead Theatre Upstairs); Lee Curran, West Side Story (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester); Lee Curran, Nora: A Doll’s House (Citizens Theatre at The Tramway, Glasgow); Paule Constable, Follies (National Theatre); Lucy Carter, Katya Kabanova(Royal Opera House); Matt Clutterham, Dick Whittington (Qdos Pantomimes, Mayflower Theatre, Southampton); Matt Clutterham, Beauty and the Beast (Qdos Pantomimes, Kings Theatre Edinburgh); Johanna Town, The Watsons (Minerva Theatre, Chichester); Matt Clutterham, Time Flies RAF 100 (Mercury Foundation, Theatre Royal Drury Lane); Katharine Williams, Woman in Power (Nuffield Southampton Theatres/Oxford Playhouse), Paule Constable & Marc Williams,The Meeting (Minerva Theatre Chichester); Richard Howell, The Country Wife (Minerva Theatre, Chichester), Natasha Chivers, The Chalk Garden (Chichester Festival Theatre).

See Credits list for other work.

Forthcoming productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative team Opens
Beauty and the Beast Theatre Ferneham Hall, Fareham
Jordan Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Rob McWhir
13 Dec 2019
Humbug! The Hedgehog Who Couldn't Sleep Theatre The Albany, Deptford
Dumbshow in association with The Albany and ARC Stockton
Lighting Designer Director: Michael Bryher
Set designer: Sam Wilde
01 Dec 2019
Beauty and the Beast Theatre Gordon Craig Theatre
Jordan Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Chris Jordan
29 Nov 2019
Influence Theatre Leeds City College - Chroma-Q Theatre
Leeds Playhouse
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Tim Skelly
Director: Gemma Woffinden
31 Oct 2019

Current credits

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative team Closes
Slime Theatre Big Malarkey Festival - Hull, then touring
The Herd Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Ruby Thompson
Set designer: Rūta Irbīte
10 Nov 2019
Henry Moon and the greasy Spoon Theatre Boston West Academy, then touring
Rhubarb Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Mead
Set designer: Nadya Monfrinoli
27 Sep 2020

Previous productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative Team Opened
The King of Hell's Palace Theatre Hampstead Theatre Upstairs
Hampstead Theatre
Associate Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Colin Grenfell
Director: Michael Boyd
Set designer: Tom Piper
Sep 2019
The Walks Summer Circus Theatre Big Top, The Walks, Kings Lynn
Lost In Translation Circus
Touring Re-Lighter Lighting designer: Jose Tevar and Others
Director: Massi Rossetti
Aug 2019
Baron In The Trees Theatre Timber Festival, National Forest
Lost In Translation Circus
Lighting Designer Director: Massi Rossetti
Jul 2019
Farewell My Lonely Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Theatre Act III
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Jun 2019
Hogwallops Theatre Big Top, Whitelands Farm Sports Ground, Bicester
Lost In Translation Circus & Jacksons Lane
Touring Re-Lighter Director: Chris Dingli
May 2019
Turn & Face The Strange - The Story of Mick Ronson Theatre Hull Truck Theatre
Centre for Contemporary Storytelling
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Set designer: Ed Ullyart
Apr 2019
West Side Story Musical Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester
Manchester Royal Exchange
Associate Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Lee Curran
Director: Sarah Frankcom
Set designer: Anna Fleischle
Apr 2019
Nora: A Dolls House Theatre Tramway 1, Glasgow
Citizens Theatre
Associate Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Lee Curran
Director: Elizabeth Freestone
Set designer: Tom Piper
Mar 2019
Turning the Tide Theatre Middleton Hall - University of Hull
Centre for Contemporary Storytelling
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Mar 2019
Two Pianos - Rock 'n' Roll Experience Concert Hull New Theatre
Al Kilvo & David Barton
Lighting Designer Director: David Barton & Jake Smith
Feb 2019
Follies Musical Olivier Theatre, NT
National Theatre
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Paule Constable
Director: Dominic Cooke
Set designer: Vicki Mortimer
Feb 2019
Katya Kabanova Opera Main Stage, Royal Opera House Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Lucy Carter
Director: Richard Jones
Set designer: Antony McDonald
Feb 2019
Dick Whitington Theatre Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
Qdos Pantomimes
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Matt Clutterham
Director: Andrew Wright
Set designer: Ian Westbrook
Dec 2018
Humbug! The Hedgehog Who Couldn't Sleep Theatre Nuffield Southampton Theatres
Dumbshow and Nuffield Southampton Theatres
Lighting Designer Director: Michael Bryher
Set designer: Sam Wilde
Dec 2018
Beauty and the Beast Theatre Kings Theatre, Edinburgh
Qdos Pantomimes
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Matt Clutterham
Director: Ed Curtis
Dec 2018
Dark Winter Theatre Hull Truck Theatre
Ensemble 52
Lighting Designer Director: Andrew Pearson
Set designer: Andrew Pearson
Nov 2018
The Watsons Theatre Minerva Theatre Chichester
Chichester Festival Theatre
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Johanna Town
Director: Samuel West
Set designer: Ben Stones
Nov 2018
Time Flies - RAF 100 Royal Gala Concert Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Mecury Foundation
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Matt Clutterham
Director: Andrew Wright
Oct 2018
The Boy Who Wanted to Fly Theatre Boston West Academy, then touring
Rhubarb Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Mead
Set designer: Nadya Monfrinoli
Sep 2018
Women In Power Theatre Nuffield Southampton Theatres - City, then touring
Nuffield Southampton Theatres in association with Oxford Playhouse
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Katharine WIlliams
Director: Blanche Macintyre
Set designer: Jasmine Swan
Sep 2018
The Taming of The Shrew Theatre Theatre Royal Winchester
Petersfield Shakespeare Festival
Lighting Designer Director: Jake Smith & Alice Kornitzer
Aug 2018
Slime Theatre East Park Library, Hull, then touring
The Herd Theatre and Hull Libraries
Lighting Designer Director: Ruby Thompson
Set designer: Rūta Irbīte
Aug 2018
The Meeting Theatre Minerva Theatre Chichester
Chichester Festival Theatre
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Paule Constable and Marc Williams
Director: Natalie Abrahami
Set designer: Vicki Mortimer
Jul 2018
The Country Wife Theatre Minerva Theatre Chichester
Chichester Festival Theatre
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Richard Howell
Director: Jonathan Munby
Set designer: Soutra Gilmour
Jun 2018
The Chalk Garden Theatre Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Festival Theatre
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Natasha Chivers
Director: Alan Strachan
Set designer: Simon Higlett
May 2018
Human Electric Tree Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Silent Uproar & Hull Truck Youth Theatre 16+
Lighting Designer Director: Alex Mitchell
Set designer: Natalie Young
Apr 2018
Jane Eyre Theatre Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Set designer: Andy Mullins Mar 2018
Dark Winter Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Ensemble 52
Lighting Designer Director: Andrew Pearson
Set designer: Andrew Pearson
Mar 2018
Turn & Face The Strange - The Story of Mick Ronson Theatre Hull Truck Theatre
Centre for Contemporary Storytelling
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Set designer: Ed Ullyart
Feb 2018
Hotel Paradiso Theatre Archbishop Sentamu Academy
Lost In Translation Circus
Lighting Designer Director: Massi Rossetti
Feb 2018
Turning the Tide Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Centre for Contemporary Storytelling
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Feb 2018
Beautiful Thing Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Playgoers' Society
Lighting Designer Director: Vince Matfin
Set designer: Vince Matfin
Oct 2017
Pride and Prejudice Theatre Capstone Theatre, Liverpool, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Antony Law
Oct 2017
Sidney's Shed Theatre Boston West Academy, then touring
Rhubarb Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Mead
Set designer: Nadya Monfrinoli
Sep 2017
Our Mutual Friend Theatre Hull Truck Theatre
Hull Truck Youth Theatre & Hull 2017
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Adam Foley
Director: Tom Bellerby
Set designer: Helen Coyston
Aug 2017
Wired Differently Theatre Ganton School and Online
Broccolily Theatre in Collaboration with Ganton School
Lighting Designer Director: Sam Caseley
Jun 2017
Remote Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Lizi Perry
Set designer: Alex Brook
Apr 2017
This Changes Everything Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Alice Palmer
Set designer: Alex Brook
Apr 2017
Wuthering Heights Theatre Trinity Arts Centre Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Eliza Jade
Mar 2017
A Christmas Carol Theatre Trinity Arts Centre Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Stevens
Nov 2016
Sherlock Holmes & the Hound of the Baskervilles Theatre Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Bryony Tebbutt
Oct 2016
Granny's Game Theatre Boston West Academy, then touring
Rhubarb Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Mead
Set designer: Nadya Monfrinoli
Sep 2016
Who Do We Think We Are? Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Theatre Act III
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Set designer: Alex Brook
Jul 2016
The Jungle Book Theatre Bishop Grosseteste University - The Venue, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Stevens
Jul 2016
Multiplex Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Finlay Mcguigan
Apr 2016
The Castle Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Tom Bellerby
Feb 2016
Girls Night Out Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Playgoers' Society
Lighting Designer Director: Vince Matfin
Set designer: Vince Matifin
Nov 2015
Keep Calm and Tell It - The Real Stories of Hull in the Blitz Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Theatre Act III
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Set designer: Ed Ullyart and Fran Maskell
Oct 2015
MAFTAS - Media and Film Technology Awards Corporate & Industrial Hull Truck Theatre
Wyke 6th Form College
Lighting Designer Jun 2015
Echoes Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Theatre Act III
Lighting Designer Director: Rupert Creed
Set designer: Ed Ullyart
Apr 2015
Hearts Theatre Hull Truck Studio
Hull Truck Senior Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Paul Smith
Set designer: Alex Brook
Jan 2015
Pronoun Theatre Hull Truck Studio
Hull Truck Senior Youth Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Paul Smith
Set designer: Alex Brook
Jan 2015
Up Pompeii Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Playgoers' Society
Lighting Designer Director: Vince Matfin & Hugh Newsam
Set designer: Vince Matifin
Nov 2014
The Graduate Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
The Chameleon Players
Lighting Designer Director: Neal Coulman
Jul 2014
My Romantic History Theatre Hull Truck Studio Theatre
Hull Truck Actors Ensemble
Lighting Designer Director: Madeleine Thorne
Nov 2013
Happy Families Theatre Terry O'Toole Theatre
ACTion Community Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: George Lee
Set designer: Rory Duncombe
Oct 2013
Royal Flush Theatre Harrogate Theatre - Studio, then touring
Rich Seam Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Nick Lane
Set designer: Graham Kirk
Sep 2013
The Flying Flapper Theatre The Drill Hall, Lincoln, then touring
Rhubarb Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Philip Mead
Set designer: Mark Beeston
Jul 2013
Treasure Island Musical The Kenton Theatre, Henley on Thames, then touring
Cambridge Touring Theatre
Lighting Designer Director: Barry Evans
May 2013
Lesley Garret VIP Concert Concert Thoresby Hall Hotel
Warner Leisure Hotels
Lighting Designer Sep 2012
Born in the Gardens Theatre New Hall Theatre, Tiverton, then touring
Creative Cow
Lighting Designer Director: Amanda Knott
Apr 2012
As You Like It Theatre New Theatre, Exeter
Cygnet Company
Lighting Designer Director: Amanda Knott
Feb 2012
Sense and Sensibility Theatre Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Rebecca Gadsby
Set designer: Peter Eldridge
Jan 2012
Hard Times Theatre New Hall Theatre, Tiverton, then touring
Creative Cow
Lighting Designer Director: Amanda Knott
Oct 2011
The Fair Maid of the West Theatre New Theatre, Exeter
Creative Cow
Lighting Designer Director: Amanda Knott
Aug 2011
Look Back In Anger Theatre New Hall Theatre, Tiverton, then touring
Creative Cow
Lighting Designer Director: Amanda Knott
Apr 2011
A Christmas Carol Theatre Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Rebecca Gadsby
Set designer: Peter Eldridge
Nov 2010
Pride and Prejudice Theatre Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, then touring
Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Rebecca Gadsby
Nov 2010

Turn & Face The Strange - The Story of Mick Ronson

The combination of superb live music and lighting made for an electrifying experience, tinged with poignancy too
Julia Pattison, Pocklington Post 02/05/2019
The set, staging and lighting were fabulous
Just Beverley 29/04/2019
The show spliced all kinds of production together seamlessly with the flair of the Creative Production Team
Jack Bell, Whats On Hub 27/04/2019
Funnily enough, although the stage was expertly designed and lit to look like we were in for a rock concert, for me, the music took a back seat, as I was absolutely enchanted by what I was seeing on the huge backdrop screens
Jackie Foottit, North West End 25/04/2019
Theatre:
  • Commercial Tour
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale Touring
  • Fringe / Pub Theatre
  • Touring relights
Musical:
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale / Fringe
  • Pantomime
  • Touring relights
Opera:
  • Large scale
Dance:
  • Medium Scale
  • Small Scale
  • Touring relights
Concert:
  • Stage Touring
Corporate:
  • Conferences
  • Award Ceremonies
Architectural:
  • Open Air Events
Non-professional:
  • Dance
  • Musicals
  • Plays
  • Projection / Video Design
Contact method Details
Email address

jasonaddison24@icloud.com

Mobile phone

07890 312348

Website www.jasonaddison.com
Twitter @JasonAddison24
Agent name Chris Davis - Chris Davis Management
Agent phone +44 01584 819005
Agent email info@cdm-ltd.com

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