Matthew Lofting

    • Lighting Designer
    • Lighting Technician



YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Lighting Designer
Stags & Hens by Willy Russell
Sam Rumbelow
Theatre Loves Company
Stockwell Playhouse
2019Lighting Designer
William Shakespeare's Macbeth
Glenn Tillin
Quarter Too Ensemble
Churchill Theatre - Studio
2018Lighting Designer
Legally Blonde the Musical
Katy Sechiari-Mott
The BRIT School
BRIT New Theatre
  • Education

    2018Level 3 Extended Diploma in Technical Theatre Arts (Production Arts)The BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology

    Additional Skills

    Introduction to the Eos Control Systems - ETC London

    IPaf level 1a, 3a (Mobile Vertical access platforms)

    CAD Drawings (Drafty & WYSIWYG)

    Practical Pyrotechnics - Safety Awareness (Just FX)


    Available on request

    About me

    Trained at The BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology. Matthew has largely been working freelance as a Technician on UK and international tours within a variety of regional theatres. He has also worked extensively on a range of projects including notable TV events, West End musicals and some live music and corporate events.

    Matthew is currently pursuing a move to establish himself as a Lighting Designer, Associate and Re-lighter. Most recently taking part in Team Lumière with the ALD, he is prepared to build new collaborative relationships on projects of all shapes and sizes.

    Twitter: @Matthew_lofting: Matthewlofting_lx_​

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Organisation Memberships
    • ALD (UK)
    Experienced In
    • Children's Theatre
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Panto
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Musical)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Tragedy
    Industry Training
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    • First Aid (Any)
    • PAL Card