Photograph from St Joan of the Stockyards - lighting design by James Harrison
St Joan of the Stockyards - The Black Straw Hats Chapel | Photographer: Camilla Adams | From the show St Joan of the Stockyards
Photograph from St Joan of the Stockyards - lighting design by James Harrison
St Joan of the Stockyards - St Joan talking with God | Photographer: Camilla Adams | From the show St Joan of the Stockyards
Photograph from St Joan of the Stockyards - lighting design by James Harrison
St Joan of the Stockyards - Movement sequence | Photographer: Camilla Adams | From the show St Joan of the Stockyards
Photograph from St Joan of the Stockyards - lighting design by James Harrison
St Joan of the Stockyards - Snyder in Black Straw Hats Chapel | Photographer: Camilla Adams | From the show St Joan of the Stockyards
Photograph from St Joan of the Stockyards - lighting design by James Harrison
St Joan of the Stockyards - Movement sequence | Photographer: Camilla Adams | From the show St Joan of the Stockyards
James Harrison's picture

James Harrison

As Designer:

Jan 2016 - St Joan of the Stockyards - Bristol Old Vic

As Programmer:

Mar 2016 - Long Day's Journey into Night - Bristol Old Vic (Dir: Richard Eyre LD: Peter Mumford) 
Dec 2015 - Sleeping Beauty - Bristol Old Vic (Dir: Sally Cookson LD: Aideen Malone)

As Lighting Technician:

Oct 2015 to present: Deputy Chief Electrician at Bristol Old Vic
May 2010 to Oct 2015: Senior Technician (LX) at Mercury Theatre Colchester

Previous productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative Team Opened
Wonder Boy Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Aideen Malone
Director: Sally Cookson
Set designer: Katie Sykes
Mar 2022
Dr Semmelweis Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Richard Howell
Director: Tom Morris
Set designer: Ti Green
Jan 2022
Robin Hood: Legend of the Forgotten Forest Theatre Bristol Old Vic
The Wardrobe Ensemble
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Joshua Gadsby
Director: Tom Brennan and Helena Middleton
Set designer: Anna Orton
Oct 2021
Outlier (Streamed) Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Associate Lighting Designer Lighting designer: Joe Price
Director: Jenny Davies
Jun 2021
Outlier Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Joe Price
Director: Jenny Davies
Jun 2021
Touching The Void (Streamed) Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Chris Davey
Director: Tom Morris
Set designer: Ti Green
May 2021
A Christmas Carol Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Anna Watson
Director: Lee Lyford
Set designer: Tom Rogers
Nov 2018, Nov 2019
Cyrano Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Richard Howell
Director: Tom Morris
Set designer: Ti Green
Oct 2019
Princess & the Hustler Theatre Bristol Old Vic Studio, then touring
Eclipse Theatre / Bristol Old Vic / Hull Truck
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Aideen Malone
Director: Dawn Walton
Set designer: Simon Kenny
Feb 2019
A Christmas Carol Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Anna Watson
Director: Lee Lyford
Set designer: Tom Rogers
Nov 2018, Nov 2019
Touching The Void Theatre Bristol Old Vic, then touring
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Chris Davey
Director: Tom Morris
Set designer: Ti Green
Sep 2018
The Cherry Orchard Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Colin Grenfell
Director: Michael Boyd
Set designer: Tom Piper
Mar 2018
The Caretaker Theatre Bristol Old Vic, then touring
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Paul Keogan
Director: Christopher Haydon
Set designer: Oliver Townsend
Sep 2017
Medea Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Katharine WIlliams
Director: George Mann
Set designer: Shizuka Hariu
May 2017
Messiah Concert Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic, The English Concert, and Erebus Ensemble
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Rob Casey
Director: Tom Morris
Set designer: Anna Orton
Apr 2017
Junkyard Musical Bristol Old Vic, then touring
Headlong, Bristol Old Vic, Rose Theatre Kingston & Theatr Clwyd
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Jack Knowles
Director: Jeremy Herrin
Set designer: Chiara Stephenson
Jan 2017
The Rivals Theatre Liverpool Playhouse, then touring
Bristol Old Vic
Production Electrician Lighting designer: Howard Hudson
Director: Dominic Hill
Set designer: Tom Rogers
Oct 2016, Nov 2016
The Rivals Theatre Liverpool Playhouse, then touring
Bristol Old Vic
Production Electrician Lighting designer: Howard Hudson
Director: Dominic Hill
Set designer: Tom Rogers
Oct 2016, Nov 2016
The Rivals Theatre Bristol Old Vic, then touring
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Howard Hudson
Director: Dominic Hill
Set designer: Tom Rogers
Sep 2016
Under a Cardboard Sea Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic Young Company
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Tim Streader
Aug 2016
A Long Day's Journey into Night Theatre Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Peter Mumford
Director: Richard Eyre
Feb 2016
St Joan of the Stockyards Theatre Bristol Old Vic Studio
Bristol Old Vic Young Company
Lighting Designer Director: Nik Partridge
Set designer: Rosie Vize
Jan 2016
Theatre:
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale Touring
  • Touring relights
Musical:
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Pantomime

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