Photograph from Rock of Ages - lighting design by smcalister125
Photographer: Melissa Gordon | From the show Rock of Ages
Photograph from Sliver Darling - lighting design by smcalister125
Photographer: G.Whitmore | From the show Sliver Darling
Photograph from Twisted the Musical - lighting design by smcalister125
From the show Twisted the Musical
Photograph from The Same Sky - lighting design by smcalister125
© G.Whitmore Photographer: G.Whitmore | From the show The Same Sky
Photograph from Godspell - lighting design by smcalister125
Photographer: Melissa Gordon | From the show Godspell
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Sandy McAlister

Sandy McAlister has been brought up in theatre all his life working his way up to be a lighting designer for the past few years. Sandy has worked through out the UK but has spent most of his career in Northern Ireland. As well as lighting design Sandy is also as experienced ETC Eos Programmer and has completed the ETC Eos Training courses Level one, two and three.

Sandy specialises in theatre and musical lighting working on the world premieres of The Same Sky, Sliver Darling and Twisted as well as working on productions of Dogfight, Legally Blonde, Carrie the Musical and many more.

Sandy studied at Derby University, graduating with a Second Class Honours Upper Division degree in Technical Theatre, focusing in Lighting Design.

Previous productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative Team Opened
Sister Act the Musical Musical The Mac, Belfast
Ravara Productions
Lighting Designer Sep 2019
Madagascar the Musical Musical Ravara Productions Lighting Designer Aug 2019
Dogfight Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Jul 2019
Legally Blonde Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Apr 2019
Give My Head Peace Tour Theatre David Hull Promotions Lighting Designer Feb 2019
Twisted the Musical Musical Theatre at the Mill, Newtownabbey Lighting Designer Feb 2019
Carrie Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Oct 2018
Avenue Q Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Sep 2017
Rock of Ages Musical Belfast Waterfront Hall Studio
Belfast Music and Drama Society
Lighting Designer Director: Jordan Walsh
Sep 2017
Godspell Musical Belfast Waterfront Hall Studio
Ravara Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Kerry Rodgers
Aug 2017
Rent Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Dean Johnson
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Jul 2017
Sliver Darling Musical Guildhall Theatre Derby
Open Road Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Daniel Ellis
Set designer: Maria Terry
Jun 2017
Madagascar the Musical Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Jonathan Brown
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Jun 2017
Little Shop of Horrors Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Rachel Keys
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Apr 2017
And Then There Where None Theatre Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Aidan Hughes
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Mar 2017
Footloose Musical Belfast Waterfront Hall Studio
Belfast Music and Drama Society
Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: James McAlister
Director: Jordan Walsh
Mar 2017
Hairspray Musical Belfast Waterfront Hall Studio
Ravara Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Kerry Rodgers
Feb 2017
Pantomime - Sleeping Beauty Theatre Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Shane Johnson
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Dec 2016
Last orders at the rough diamond Theatre Theatre at the Mill, Newtownabbey Lighting Programmer Lighting designer: Conleth White
Dec 2016
In the Heights Musical Waterfront Stuido
Ravara Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Kerry Rodgers
Aug 2016
Pippin Musical Belvoir Players Stuido
Belvoir Players
Lighting Designer Director: Dean Johnson
Set designer: Vincent Vyce
Jul 2016
The Same Sky Musical Guildhall Theatre Derby
Open Road Productions
Lighting Designer Director: Daniel Ellis
Set designer: Daniel Ellis
Jun 2016
Trans Tatum Theatre Derby Theatre Stuido
Optical Fraud Theatre Company
Lighting Designer Director: Lewis Pike
Jun 2016
Theatre:
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Touring relights
Musical:
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Pantomime
Corporate:
  • Conferences
  • Award Ceremonies
Non-professional:
  • Musicals
  • Plays
Contact method Details
Email address smcalister125@gmail.com
Mobile phone 07806776030
Website lightsbysandy.co,uk

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