Photograph from Shift - lighting design by Simon Hayes
© National Theatre of Scotland From the show Shift
Photograph from Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of) - lighting design by Simon Hayes
© Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh From the show Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of)
Photograph from Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of) - lighting design by Simon Hayes
© Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh From the show Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of)
Photograph from Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of) - lighting design by Simon Hayes
© Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh From the show Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of)
Photograph from Daphne Oram's Wonderful World of Sound - lighting design by Simon Hayes
© Tron Theatre Photographer: Mihaela Bodlovic | From the show Daphne Oram's Wonderful World of Sound

Simon Hayes

Scottish based freelance lighting designer with experience in fringe, small and large scale theatre, site specific and large-scale outdoor events.

Alongside colleague Kate Bonney, I am Creative Director of event design company Lightworks where we specialise in large scale site specific lighting design and light art installations.

Previous productions

Show name Type Venue/Company Role Creative Team Opened
Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of) Theatre Bristol Old Vic, then touring
Edinburgh Royal Lyceum
Lighting Designer Director: Paul Brotherston
Set designer: Ana Inés Jabares Pita
Sep 2019
Shift Theatre Summerlee Heritage Centre, Coatbridge
National Theatre of Scotland
Lighting Designer Director: Simon Sharky
Set designer: Becky Minto
Mar 2018
Daphne Oram's Wonderful World of Sound Theatre Tron Theatre, Glasgow, then touring
Blood of the Young
Lighting Designer Director: Paul Brotherston
Set designer: Ana Inés Jabares Pita
May 2017
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Email address

simonhayes.lx@gmail.com

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