Lucy Birkinshaw

Lighting Designer

For  Theatre  &  Live  Performance:  Melbourne  Opera:  HMS  Pinafore,  Anna  Bolena, 
Tannhauser,  Abduction  from  the  Seraglio,  Mary  Stuart,  Cosi  Fan  Tutte.  Lyric  Opera 
Melbourne: Our Man in Havana, Il Signor Bruschino, Werther. Black Swan State Theatre 
Company: Switzerland, The Eisteddfod, The Messiah, Woyzeck, Falling Petals, Malthouse 
Theatre & Griffin: Ugly Mugs. Malthouse Theatre & My Darling Patricia: Africa. Malthouse 
Theatre:  Happiness,  Blak  Cabaret,  Opera  XS  Merlyn  Quaife.  Perth  Theatre  Company: 
Taking Liberty, Matchmaker, Baby Boomer Blues. Side Pony Productions: Confidence Man, 
The Pride, The Manic Pony, Scarecrow. Hold Your Horses: Heart of Gold. Red Ryder: Dying City, Moment on the 
Lips, Dealer’s Choice. Barking Gekko: Skylab. The Aphids: Crawl Me Blood. The Hayloft Project: The Seizure, 
Delectable Shelter, Spring Awakening. Magnormos: Flowerchildren, The Hatpin, Title of Show, Mary Bryant, The 
Thing About Men, Love Equals, Life’s A Circus, Sondheim Triptych, Jerry Herman Triptych, Stephen Schwartz 
Triptych. Performance 4A: Inbetween Two. JTM Productions: A Fine Romance, Carole King: Songbook of Her 
Life, California Dreaming, Bugle Boys. School With No Walls: Moon Broken. Film: Under the Weather TV: The 
Red Room. Positions: Owner and Chief Lighting Designer of Filament Design Group Other: Perth Festival Beck’s 
Music Box Lighting Design 2008 through 2010 Awards: Members Choice Award & Best Production Award at 
Blue Room Awards 2010 for The Pride (Side Pony Productions) Training: Advanced Diploma of Lighting Design 
for Production and Performance from West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (2005) and a Bachelor of Arts, 
Fine Arts from Curtin University (1999).

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