Ben Cowens

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2014Lighting Programer
Theatre
KesA Cast and Right Up Our Street production
Cast
2014Lighting Operator
Theatre
ScreenplayStephen Joseph Theatre
Stephen Joseph Theatre
2014Lighting Operator
Theatre
Cox & Box - Mrs Bouncer's LegacyStephen Joseph Theatre
Stephen Joseph Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
How to Find UsOxford School of Speech & Drama
Soho Theatre
2014Technician
Theatre
Fear & LoathingThe Pleasance
Pleasance Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Our Country's GoodDrama Studios London
The New Diorama Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
We Happy FewDrama Studios London
The New Diorama Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Is It Getting Cold In Here?....Sputnik Theatre Company
Theatre503
2014LX Crew
Theatre
Forbidden BroadwayMeneir Chocolate Factory
Meneir Chocolate Factory
2014Production LX
Theatre
The Last Train to ScarboroughThe Stephen Joseph Theatre
The Stephen Joseph Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Exhibition
QuartetSouth London Gallery
South London Gallery
2014Lighting Programmer
Theatre
The Man Who Shot Liberty ValanceJethro Compton Ltd
Park Theatre
2014Touring Technician/Production Manager
Theatre
My PeopleGwyn Emberton Dance
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Hafren Theatre, Harlech Theatre, Cardiff Dance House
2014Re-Lighter
Theatre
SpeedKali Theatre Company
Tristan Bates Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Conversations with DystoniaArc Dance
The Place
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Domino HeartFirst Sight
The Finborough Theatre
2014Technician
Theatre
The London Mime FestivalThe Platform Theatre
The Platform Theatre
2014Re-Lighter
Theatre
The Snow SpiderIO Theatre Company
Tristan Bates Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
ALRA PG ShowcaseAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA Theatre, Soho Theatre, Manchester Royal Exchange
2013Production LX
Theatre
The Puppet MonologuesBlind Summit Theatre Co.
Pleasance Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
PornographyAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
Waterloo East
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
MiniaturistsThe Miniaturists
Arcola
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Story Project 5Ugly Sister Productions
Arcola
2013Production LX
Theatre
Arvoles Lloran Por LluviaSefiroth
Battersea Mess & Music Hall
2013LX Operator
Theatre
Fascinating Aida (Previews)Fascinating Aida
Pleasance London
2013Rigger
Theatre
R.I.P Kitty JayThe Musical Theatre Academy
Bridewell
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Baga Chipz - 'Open for Business'Wild Cat Queenz
Leicester Square Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
SpentThe Oxford School of Drama
Soho Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
ShowtimeThe Spa Bridlington
The Spa Bridlington
2013Programmer
Theatre
NavoditAkademi
Rich Mix
2013Cheif LX
Theatre
The SchoolmistressAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
Alra Theatre
2013Technician
Theatre
Digital IntimacyMagic Me
Central School of Speech & Drama
2013Rigger
Theatre
Lia's Guide to Winning the LotteryThe Musical Theatre Academy
Bridewell Theatre
2013Re-Lighter
Theatre
Snap. Catch. SlamFraser Cannon Productions
Plough Arts Centre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
SenseCompany of Angels
ALRA
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
BA ShowcaseAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA Theatre, The Royal Court, The Zion Theatre
2013Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Moby DickSimple8 Theatre Company
The Arcola
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Stage Management ShowcaseAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2013Rigger
Theatre
Something Old, Something NewThe Musical Theatre Academy
The Bridewell Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
LabfestTheatre 503
Theatre 503
2013Co-Lighting Designer
Theatre
Market BoyAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Government InspectorAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2013Production LX
Theatre
Steve & Then It EndedPaulden Hall Productions
Theatre 503
2012LX Assistant
Event
Out of The BlueJunction Inc
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Story Project 4Ugly Sister Productions
Arcola, Theatre 503, Southwark Playhouse
2012Sound Designer/Deputy Chief LX
Theatre
Coram BoyAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Chief LX
Theatre
David CopperfieldAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Lighting Designer
Event
21st Century Light Space Modulator LaunchAkademi
Southbank Centre (Hungerford Bridge)
2012Chief LX
Theatre
WidowsAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Dresser
Theatre
Jest EndJest End
Leicester Square Theatre
2012Venue Crew
Theatre
Edinburgh Fringe Festival - VariousThe Pleasance
Jack Dome
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
The House At The EdgeAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012DSM
Theatre
Under The Concrete, WaitingAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Rigger
Theatre
The Thing About MenLandor Theatre
Landor Theatre
2012Chief LX/ Sound & AV Operator
Theatre
The Laramie ProjectAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Follow Spot Operator
Theatre
The Vagina Monologues/ A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant & A PrayerVDay London
The Bussey Building
2012Covering Operator (LX, Sound, Stage Manger)
Theatre
The Glorious OnesLandor Theatre
Landor Theatre
2012ASM
Theatre
Welcome To ThebesAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
2012Sound Operator
Theatre
Strodes College Dance ShowStrodes College
South Hill Park Theatre
2012Sound Assistant
Theatre
CandideAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
2011LX Assistant
Theatre
Caucasian Chalk CircleAcademy of Live And Recorded Arts
ALRA
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Stage Management & Technical TheatreAcademy of Live and Recorded Arts

    Additional Skills

    ETC Element, ION, GIO, & EOS trained

    Just FX pyro safety trained

    Fire Safety Trained

    Proficient at reading sheet music and scores

    Grade 5 music theory

    RcAnnie Theatrical Blank Firing Handguns

    About me

    I trained in Stage Management and Technical Theatre at the Academy of Live & Recorded Art with a specialism in lighting Design.

    Throughout my time as a freelance lighting designer I have worked with companies such as Akademi, Company of Angles, Ugly Sister Productions, Simple8 Productions & Bridlington Spa.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    • Showcase
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes