Adam is a Lighting Designer for theatre and ballet based in London.  He trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts graduating with a BA (Hons) degree in Technical Theatre specialising in Lighting.  Adam has recently worked as Assistant Lighting Designer to Neil Austin on the Olivier Award winning Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Palace Theatre) and Bend It Like Beckham (Pheonix Theatre).  Adam's own designs have seen him light in a variety of venues from small fringe theatres to the main stage at the Royal Opera House.

Recent theatre credits Include: Stewart Lee Snowflake/Tornado (Leicester square theatre + UK tour), Beyond therapy (UK Tour),  The Sound of Music (Rose theatre Kingston), The Clockmakers Daughter (Cadogan Hall) , Queen Margaret (Cameron Mackintosh Theatre), Original Death Rabbit (Jermyn Street Theatre) Peter Pan ( New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth), Aladdin (Harlow Playhouse), Brass (Bernie Grants Arts Centre), Footloose (Arts Depot), Grand Hotel, Lend me a Tenor, Trenches & Parlour Games, Lock Up Your Daughters, A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To The Forum, To Kill a Mockingbird, Our Country's Good  (Bridewell Theatre), The Hostage (Jacksons Lane) Beauty and the Beast (New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth), San Diego, Gidea Park  (Jacksons Lane),  Hairspray (Arts Depot), The Wasp (Jermyn Street Theatre) The Alchemist (Nuess, Germany), Montagu (Tabard Theatre), Clybourne Park, The Alchemist (Karamel Club) 9 to 5 - The Musical, King Of Hearts (Bridewell Theatre), Dog Ends (Tabard Theatre) The Night Before Christmas (Luton Library Theatre), Grown Up (Camden Peoples Theatre), Broken Strings, A Flea in Her Ear (Tabard Theatre), Hamlet (Bussey Building), Hoods - The Musical (Bernie Grants Arts Centre), Stories Before Bedtime series (Criterion Theatre West End).

 

Recent dance credits include: Untied, Undone | Ashley Page, Sea Interludes | Andrew McNicol (Royal Opera House / Opera Holland park),  Royal Ballet School Summer Performance 2017/2018/2019(Royal Opera House Main Stage /Opera Holland Park).

 

As assistant lighting designer:  Harry Potter and The Cursed Child (Palace Theatre),  Ostalgie (National Theatre Studio workshop),  Bend It Like Beckham (Pheonix Theatre).

Adam is represented by Bronia Buchanan at BBA Management.

© 2019 by Adam King