Fridthjofur Thorsteinsson

    • Lighting Designer
    • Lighting Designer

    London

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Ókunnugur
Gréta Kristín Ómarsdóttir
The Freezer
The Freezer
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Sweeney Todd
Sally Ann Gritton
Mountview
Shoreditch Town Hall
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Under the Umbrella
Justine Themen
Belgrade Theatre, Tamasha, Yellow Earth
Belgrade B2
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Sea
Dominic Rouse
Guildford School of Acting
Bellairs Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Andorra
Grainne Byrne
Guildford School of Acting
Bellairs Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Love of the Nightingale
Richard Neale
Guildford School of Acting
Bellairs Theatre
2018Associate Lighting Designer
Theatre
Hadestown
Rachel Chavkin
National Theatre Studio
Olivier Theatre
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Midnight
Kate Golledge
Debunk Theatre
Union Theatre
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Bad Faith
Tara D'Arquian
Tara D'Arquian
Bonnie Bird Theatre
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Assassins
Louise Bakker
Sevans Productions
Pleasance Theatre
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
As if
Sebastian Harcombe
Arts University Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Elixir
John Walton
Head First Acrobats, Underbelly
London Wonderground
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Wizard of Oz
Nina French
The Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Bermuda
Earl Cameron Theatre
2017Lighting Programmer
Theatre
The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds her Chameleon SKin
Josette Bushell-Mingo
Theatre Royal Stratford East
Theatre Royal Stratford East
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Spring Offensive
Marie McCarthy
Omnibus Theatre
Omnibus Theatre
2017Lighting Programmer
Opera
Zaza
Marie Lambert
Opera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2017Lighting Programmer
Opera
La Rondine
Martin Lloyd Evans
Opera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2016Lighting Designer
Theatre
Journey to the Centre of the Earth
Árni Kristjánsson
The Freezer
The Freezer
2016Lighting Designer
Theatre
made in children
Alexander Roberts, Ásgerður Magnúsdóttir, Aude Busson
Reykjavik City Theatre
Reykjavik City Theatre
2015Lighting Programmer
Opera
Don Pasquale
Alan Privett
Longborough Festival Opera
Longborough Festival Opera
2015Lighting Programmer
Opera
Rigoletto
Caroline Clegg
Longborough Festival Opera
Longborough Festival Opera
2015Lighting Designer
Event
mini worlds
Ged Matthews
NBC Universal
Platform Theatre
2015Lighting Designer
Theatre
Boy in Darkness
John Walton
Blue Elephant Theatre
Blue Elephant Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Spine
Beth Pitts
Soho Theatre
Soho Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
This Flesh is Mine
Michael Walling
Border Crossings
Testbed1
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Heaven in Berlin
James Harper
Hobo Theatre
Testbed1
2013Lighting Designer
Event
sr John Tusa celebration
Ged Matthews
University of the Arts London
Platform Theatre
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
Trúðleikur
Halldór Gylfason
The Freezer
The Freezer
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
Blackout
Edda Björgvinsdóttir
Gaflaraleikhúsið
Gaflaraleikhúsið
2012Lighting Designer
Opera
Chalk Legend
Richard Williams
Bornemouth Symphony Orchestra
Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy
2011Lighting Designer
Theatre
Góðir Hálsar
Árni Grétar Jóhansson
The Freezer
The Freezer
2010Lighting Designer
Theatre
Hero!
Víkingur Kristjánsson
The Freezer
The Freezer
2009Lighting Designer
Opera
Carmen
Peter Knapp
Impact Opera
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
2009Lighting Designer
Theatre
Godfather DeathWarhorse Theatreworks
Wimbledon New Studio
2009Lighting Designer
Theatre
Back 2 BackArTELIER
Bridewell Theatre
2009Lighting Designer
Theatre
In the beginning there was...Raymond Chai
Stratford Circus
2009Lighting Designer / Production Electrician
Theatre
Fire in the SnowCosmos
Notre Dame de France - Leicester Square
2008 - 2009LX Design Intern
Theatre
Oliver!Delfont Mackintosh
Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
2008Lighting Designer / Production Electrician
Theatre
The Other Day we ConnectedAbandon Theatre
The White Bear
2008Lighting Designer / Production Electrician
Theatre
A Latesummer Night's DreamMillpond Media
2008Lighting Designer / Production Electrician
Theatre
KaleidoscopeArTELIER
The Bridewell Theatre
2006 - 2007LX Programmer / Team Member
Theatre
VariousThe Icelandic National Theatre
2006 - 2005LX Programmer / Team Member
Theatre
VariousThe Reykjavik City Theatre
2006 - 2005LX Programmer / Team Member
Theatre
VariousThe Icelandic Dance Company
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Performance Design and PracticeCentral St. Martin's College of Art and Design
    20093 yr. Lighting DesignRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama

    Additional Skills

    EOS programming, Vectorworks specialist, Theatre consulting (architectural).

    About me

    I have over 15 years professional experience, including designing for theatre, opera, dance, fashion, events and consulting - in the UK, Ireland, Iceland, Europe and US. In addition to passion for my work, I have great interest in education and run workshops, lecture and mentor as possible.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • Danish
    • English
    • Icelandic
    • Norwegian
    • Swedish
    Organisation Memberships
    • ABTT (UK)
    • ALD (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Circus
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • Immersive Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Circus
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Revue
    • Shakespeare
    • Tragedy
    Work Permits
    • EU
    • USA
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard