So You Are Thinking of a Career in Stage Lighting?
Although the ALD was started by theatre lighting designers, these days our members work in a many other places too, and they are not all lighting designers either. There are many ways of earning a living in stage lighting and many ways into these different roles.

The ALD Lumiere Scheme
The ALD runs the Lumière scheme, a programme that provides pathways into the industry for some of the brightest, most promising emerging designers by working as assistant lighting designer on larger scale shows.