Adam Foley

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Lighting & Video Designer
Theatre
Smile Club
Rod Dixon
Red Ladder
UK National Tour
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Little Mermaid
Paul Smith
Middle Child Theatre
Jubilee Hall
2019Production Manager
Theatre
Dungeons & Dragons: The Unofficial Adventure
Alex Mitchell
Silent Uproar
Touring
2019Re-lighter
Theatre
Potted Potter
Richard Hurst
Seabright Productions
The Folly Theatre, Kansas City- MO and the Broadway Playhouse, Chicago- IL
2019Production Electrician
Theatre
Chiaroscuro
Lynette Linton
The Bush Theatre
The Bush Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Imaam Imraan
Iqbal Khan
National Youth Theatre
Kala Sangam, Bradford
2018 - 2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Hansel & Gretel: Fairytale Detectives
Joe Bunce
Paperfinch & Theatr Clwyd
Theatr Clwyd
2018 - 2019Associate Lighting Designer
Theatre
A Christmas Carol
Amy Leech
Leeds Playhouse in Association with Hull Truck Theatre
Leeds Playhouse
2018 - 2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Small Wonders
Tara Boland and Peter Higgin
Punchdrunk
The Bernie Grants Arts Centre and Imaginate Festival, Edinburgh
2018 - 2019Lighting Designer and Production Manager
Theatre
A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad) UK Tour
Alex Mitchell
Silent Uproar
Touring
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Culture
Mark Babytch
Hull Truck
Hull Truck Theatre
2017Lighting Designer and Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Cinderella
Paul Smith
Middle Child
Fruit
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Drip
Jane Fallowfield
Boundless and Script Club
Touring
2017Lighting Designer and Production Manager
Theatre
A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad)
Alex Mitchell
Silent Uproar
New Diorama Theatre, Greenwich Theatre Studio and Fruit
2017Technical Manager
Theatre
One Day, Maybe
Tristan Sharps
Dreamthinkspeak
Hull 2017 City of Culture
2017Lighting Technician
Theatre
Flood Part III
Alan Lane
Slung Low
Victoria Dock, Hull
2017Touring Re-lighter
Tour
Waiting for God
David Grindley
Seabright Productions
Touring
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
A Girl in School Uniform (Walks into a Bar)
Ali Pidsley
West Yorkshire Playhouse with Ali Pidsley and Lulu Raksar
West Yorkshire Playhouse
2016Lighting Designer and Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Dick Whittington
Paul Smith
Middle Child Theatre
Fruit
2016Touring Re-lighter
Theatre
Potted Potter Canadian TourPotted Productions and Seabright Productions
Touring
2016Production Electrician
Event
Place des Anges
Stephane Girard
Hull 2017 and Gratte Ciel
Queens Gardens Hull City Centre
2016Lighting Designer and Touring Technical Manager
Theatre
The Merry Wives
Barrie Rutter
Northern Broadsides
Touring
2015Lighting Designer and Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Aladdin
Paul Smith
Middle Child Theatre
Fruit
2015Touring Technical Manager and AV Designer
Theatre
The Winters Tale
Conrad Nelson
Northern Broadsides
Touring
2015Lighting Designer
Theatre
PigSilent Uproar
Hull Truck Studio
2015Touring Technical Manager
Theatre
King LearNorthern Broadsides
Touring
2014Touring Technical Manager
Theatre
She Stoops to ConquerNorthern Broadsides
Touring
2014Sound Engineer
Theatre
Weekend RockstarsMiddle Child Theatre
Hull Truck Studio
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Small Plans TourSilent Uproar
Touring
2014Touring Technical Manager
Theatre
An August Bank Holiday LarkNorthern Broadsides
Touring
2013LX Designer and show Op.
Theatre
Hull's AngelEnsemble 52
The Other Space
2013Touring Technical Manager
Theatre
The Grand GestureNorthern Broadsides
Touring
2013LX Designer
Theatre
TartuffeParadigm Theatre Company
Canal Cafe
2013LX and Sound Designer
Theatre
A Woman of No Importance... Or Little Importance AnyhowParadigm Theatre Company
The Hen and Chickens
2012LX and AV designer/Show Op.
Theatre
Freedom, Books, Flowers and the MoonParadigm Theatre Company
Waterloo East Theatre
2012AV Designer
Theatre
Grace Notes, as part of Benchmarks IIIPark Bench Theatre
Hull Truck Studio
2012AV Designer/Show op
Theatre
Blackout, as part of Theatre Brothel 2.0Greyscale
Hull Truck Theatre
2012LX Designer/Show op.
Theatre
The Inapropriateness of LoveParadigm Theatre Company
The Hen and Chickens
2012Venue Technician/Fit-up Crew
Theatre
The Pleasance
Cabaret Bar
2012Co-Producer/LX Designer
Theatre
Sweeney ToddPocketSprung and Middle Child Theatre
The New Adelphi Club
2012Director/Technical Manager
Theatre
Under a Layer of DustPocketSprung, in association with the University of Hull Drama Dept.
Donald Roy Theatre
2012AV Designer
Theatre
PornographyUniversity of Hull Drama Dept.
Donald Roy Theatre
2012AV Designer
Theatre
Alice's SiteJ. Beaumont Productions
Hull Truck Studio
2011LX Designer
Theatre
James and The Giant PeachUniversity of Hull Drama Dept.
Donald Roy Theatre
2011AV Designer
Theatre
Our Little SecretUniversity of Hull Drama Dept.
Donald Roy Theatre
2011Venue Technician
Theatre
Zoo Venues
The Sanctuary, Zoo Roxy
2011Technical Director
Theatre
Merge Arts FestivalMerge Arts
Fruit and The Albermarle, Hull
2011LX Designer/Sound Supervisor
Theatre
Gas IIUniversity of Hull Drama Dept.
Donald Roy Theatre
2011Sound Op./ASM
Theatre
Abelard and HeloiseJe Joue, in association with the University of Hull Drama Dept.
Holy Trinity Church, Hull
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2012Drama and Theatre PractiseUniversity of Hull

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Isadora Real-time Media manipulation software
    I can operate:
    ETC Eos, Congo and Smartfade families of LX board, D3 Media server, Avolite LX boards running Titan OS, Strand Light Pallet LX board, Zero 88 Jester LX board

    Additional Skills

    Lighting-

    •Experienced at programming ETC Eos family consoles, trained on Avolite Titan series, comfortable programming ETC Congo and Smartfade families as well as Strand Light Pallet and Zero88 family.

    •Qualified to complete Portable Appliance Tests for electrical safety.

    •Experienced at maintaining a variety of generic and intelligent fixtures.

    •Experienced re-lighter at a variety of scales.

    •Experienced in designing, making and maintaining practicals.

    Sound-

    •Comfortable with both Analogue and Digital mixing desks, PA setup and fault finding.

    •Experienced programming Qlab and SCS playback.

    •Comfortable with Adobe audition and similar sound editing programmes.

    AV-

    •Experienced at programming Isadora, also has own user licence.

    •Experienced at programming Qlab.

    •Experienced using Premier Pro, Avid, Photoshop and basic After Effects.

    •Experienced at rigging, networking, fault finding and maintaining complex AV setups including live feed, thermal imaging and interactive technologies.

    Management-

    •IOSH Managing Safety qualified.

    •Experienced at risk assessment and current health and safety practise.

    •Experienced at managing budgets, tax, petty cash and PO systems.

    •Experienced leading ins/outs including truck loading/unloading.

    •Experienced scheduling, running technical rehearsals and prioritising under pressure.

    Other Skills-

    •Experienced with AutoCAD and Vectorworks.

    •Trained on Lightwright 5.

    •Confident using both counter-weight and hemp fly systems.

    •Comfortable with heights and heavy lifting.

    •Experienced in scenic construction, basic rigging, truss & deck construction and tower building.

    •Have held a clean full UK driving licence since 2008.

    About me

    A freelance Lighting designer, relighter, AV designer and technician based in Hull, East Yorkshire.

    Head of Production at Silent Uproar.

    I have been working in producing houses since 2011, touring as relighter since 2013 and have been the head of production at Silent Uproar since 2016. Alongside this I continue to design for a variety of spaces and configurations across the country.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Immersive Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)
    • IOSH Working Safely Certificate
    • Portable Appliance Electrical Safety Testing (PAT) Competence Certificate

    Professional Recommendations

    Cat Robey Director

    Adam is a wonderfully skilled designer and technician who I have now worked with on 3 full productions. A joy to work with, intuitive, imaginative and reliable.