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Rory Beaton

Rory has worked with companies such as Danish National Opera, The Almeida Theatre, Wexford Festival Opera, The Hampstead Theatre, Opera Holland Park, Scottish Opera and Chichester Festival Theatre.

Rory was nominated for a 2018 Knight of Illumination Award for his work on Così fan Tutte at Opera Holland Park. 

In 2016, Rory was awarded the Michael Northen Award by the Association of Lighting Designers.

He has worked with companies such as Danish National Opera, The Hampstead Theatre, Wexford Festival Opera, Chichester Festival Theatre, English Touring Opera, Opera Holland Park and Scottish Opera.

Previous productions include: Summer Holiday (Octagon Theatre); Dishoom! (UK Tour); Così fan Tutte (Opera Holland Park); Lovely Ugly City (Almeida Theatre); The Marriage of Figaro, Gianni Schicchi, Il Tabarro (English Touring Opera); 70 Års Opera(Danish National Opera); Edward II (Arts Theatre, Cambridge); Dubliners(Opera Theatre Company); Mad Man Sad Woman (Head for Heights); Der Freischütz (Blackheath Halls Community Opera); Betty Blue Eyes, L’incoronazione di Poppea (Trinity Laban); Maklena (UK Tour); Tumble Tuck (King's Head Theatre); Rigoletto, La Scala di Seta, Riders to the Sea, Il Campanello, The Bear (Wexford Festival Opera); Boat (Company Three); Fame!, Rent, Legally Blonde, Cats (Albany Theatre, Coventry); The Tempest(Scottish Youth Theatre); Peter Pan (Qdos Entertainment); Playtime (Stufish Productions); Beauty and the Beast (Imagine Theatre); Songs for a New World(Jazz Hands Optional); Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast (Byre Theatre/Bard in the Botanics); An Evening on Broadway (Acting for Others); Tell Us Who We Are (Y-Dance/Scottish Youth Theatre).

Future designs include:  Radamisto, Triple Bill: Dido and Aeneas/Jonas/I Will Not Speak (English Touring Opera); Così fan Tutte (Guildhall School of Music and Drama); Le Nozze di Figaro (Royal College of Music); Sleeping Beauty (Byre Theatre, St Andrews); Beauty and the Beast (Cardiff New Theatre); Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Octagon Theatre).

Rory is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

  • International
  • Commercial Tour
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale Touring
  • Fringe / Pub Theatre
  • Touring relights
  • Commercial Tour
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale / Fringe
  • Pantomime
  • International
  • Large scale
  • Touring relights
  • Medium Scale
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Agent name Clare Vidal-Hall
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