Edward Gunson

    • Technical Manager / Director
    • Lighting Designer

    Lancashire

Files

  • pdf document

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017 - 2019Auditorium Technical Unit Head
Other
Cultural program and eventsLouvre Abu Dhabi
2014 - 2017Technical Manager and Head of Lighting
Event
Various events in and around the UAEGiochi Di Luce LLC
2012 - 2014AV Project Manager
Event
Atlantis Hotel eventsGearhouse LLC
2011 - 2012Show Control 1
Cruise
Disney DreamDisney Cruise Line
2005 - 2011Events crew
Other
VariousStage Electrics
2007 - 2011Director
Other
VariousCASTLE TECHNICAL SERVICES LTD
2008 - 2005Events Crew and LX operator
Event
VariousHi-lights
2008 - 2004Technical Director
Event
Various Student eventsUniversity College Durham
Durham Castle
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2008MEng Electronic EngineeringDurham University

    Equipment

    I can operate:
    Christie and Panasonic Projectors, MA 2 consoles, Fireone, Hog 3, Watchout 4 and 5

    Additional Skills

    Fireone pyro training.

    Additional Information

    Clean UK driving license with experience in all sizes of vans.

    About me

    Having worked in technical roles since starting at University I now predominantly work as a technical manager or project manager for live events, theatre and corporate work. I have worked around the middle east from music festivals, to car launches, desert events to indoor arena events. I am now working with Louvre Abu Dhabi has head of venue tech working with a wide variety of events in a unique and challenging venue.

    In addition I am still an MA2, chamsys and Hog operator, can find my way around most yamaha sound desks and can operate a variety of video systems.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Shakespeare
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)