Photograph from Into The Woods - lighting design by alexforey
From the show Into The Woods
Photograph from Polyeucte - lighting design by alexforey
From the show Polyeucte
Photograph from Libuše - lighting design by alexforey
Photographer: Katie Edwards | From the show Libuše
Photograph from Grey Matter - lighting design by alexforey
From the show Grey Matter
Photograph from Libuše - lighting design by alexforey
Photographer: Katie Edwards | From the show Libuše
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Alex Forey

Alex is a third year student at the RADA specialising in Lighting Design. Previously he studied at University College London before switching to drama full-time. He has been awarded the Vectorworks Entertainment Scholarship 2020, and two UCL Design Awards. His designs at RADA include: Monster (Gielgud Theatre), Stop Kiss (GBS Theatre), Graduate Tree (Vanbrugh Theatre), Manifestos (RADA Studios).

Other work as lighting designer includes: Polyeucte (Theatre Royal Stratford East), Libuše, Rhapsody, From Here To Eternity (Bloomsbury Theatre), Babel (Lyric Hammersmith), Into The Woods, Exhibition (Shaw Theatre), Daisy Pulls It Off, Written on the Body (Cockpit Theatre), Songs for a New World (Drayton Arms), The Piper of Hamelin (Rose Kingston), Henry V, Hiroshima (Samuel Pepys Theatre), Grey Matter, Twelfth Night (Edinburgh Fringe).
As associate lighting designer: Quintessential (Peacock Theatre, Sadler’s Wells), Legally Blonde, The Drowsy Chaperone, RENT (Pleasance), Modern Love (Etcetera Theatre).

As assistant/relighter: Growl (Curve Leicester, and tour), as assistant: Parade, Legend Trippers, Anything Goes (The Other Palace).

Previous productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative Team Opened
Cry-Baby Musical Avondale Theatre
Italia Conti
Lighting Designer Director: Benji Sperring
Mar 2022
Carrie Musical Avondale Theatre
Italia Conti
Lighting Designer Director: David Willoughby
Mar 2022
Footloose Musical Avondale Theatre
Italia Conti
Lighting Designer Director: Dean Johnson
Mar 2022
Elektra Theatre Wimbledon College of Art
Wimbledon College of Art / Lyric Hammersmith
Lighting Designer Director: Mo Korede
Set designer: Ieva Ievina & Eilyn Cheung
Feb 2022
Three Sisters Theatre Wimbledon College of Art
Wimbledon College of Art / Lyric Hammersmith
Lighting Designer Director: Alessandra Davison
Set designer: Sonya Smullen & Jiayi Zhu
Feb 2022
Yerma Theatre Wimbledon College of Art
Wimbledon College of Art / Lyric Hammersmith
Lighting Designer Director: Jessica Mensah
Set designer: Raffi Philcox & Peijia Luo
Feb 2022
The Importance of Being Earnest Theatre Wimbledon College of Art
Wimbledon College of Art / Lyric Hammersmith
Lighting Designer Director: Samara Gannon
Set designer: Fiona Wagstaff & George Zhou
Feb 2022
Julius Caesar Theatre Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre (RADA)
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Lighting Designer Director: Che Walker
Set designer: Anita Gander
Dec 2021
Stop Kiss Theatre GBS Theatre, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Lighting Designer Director: Stella Kammel
Set designer: Sophie Firth
Oct 2021
Wonders Beyond Numbers Theatre Bloomsbury Theatre Lighting Designer Director: Johnny Ball
Sep 2021
Monster Theatre John Gielgud Theatre (RADA)
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Lighting Designer Director: Dadiow Lin
Set designer: Isabel Nellie Walters
Jul 2021
Daisy Pulls It Off Theatre Cockpit Theatre
The Bridge TTC
Lighting Designer Director: Jasmine Teo
Jul 2021
Red Velvet Theatre Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre (RADA)
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Roberto Esquenazi Alkabez
Director: Anni Domingo
Set designer: Natalie Pryce
Jun 2021
Graduate Tree Theatre Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre (RADA)
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Lighting Designer Apr 2021
Manifestos Theatre RADA Studios, London
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Lighting Designer Nov 2020
Growl Musical Curve Theatre Leicester
NYMT
Assistant Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Zoe Spurr
Director: Richard Fitch
Set designer: Richard Cooper
May 2019
Libuše Opera Bloomsbury Theatre
UCOpera
Lighting Designer Director: Cecilia Stinton
Set designer: Holly Muir
Mar 2019
Songs For A New World Musical The Drayton Arms Theatre
UCLMTS
Lighting Designer Director: Suriyah Rashid
Mar 2019
Rhapsody Concert Bloomsbury Theatre
UCL Live Music
Lighting Designer Director: Björn Franke
Jan 2019
Polyeucte Opera Theatre Royal Stratford East
UCOpera
Lighting Designer Director: Thomas Guthrie
Set designer: Raphaé Memon
Mar 2018
Into The Woods Musical Shaw Theatre
UCLMTS
Lighting Designer Director: Olivia Burgin
Set designer: Arya Bhomick
Feb 2018
Babel Theatre Lyric Hammersmith Studio
SPASM
Lighting Designer Jul 2017
Written on Skin Theatre Cockpit Theatre
Rich Creative
Lighting Designer Director: Emily Warren et al
Jun 2017
A Sexual Odyssey Theatre Cockpit Theatre
Rich Creative
Lighting Designer Director: Emily Warren et al
Mar 2017
Grey Matter Theatre C venues (Edinburgh)
SPASM
Lighting Designer Aug 2016

Grey Matter

some of the most imaginative and impressive lighting I have seen at the Fringe
EdFringeReview
Theatre:
  • West End
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Fringe / Pub Theatre
  • Education Establishment
Musical:
  • West End
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale / Fringe
  • Education Establishment
Opera:
  • Small scale
Concert:
  • Education Establishment
Contact method Details
Email address hello@alexforey.com
Twitter @alexforey

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