Rachel Elizabeth Cleary

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Video Director
Music
Madness XLMadness
Touring
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Little Mermaid
Emily Starr
Cambridge Theatre Company
The Great Hall
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Midsummer Nights Dream
Rebekah Beattie and Fleur Mountjoy
Kings Week
The Malthouse
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Moulin Rouge
Victoria Outram
KidaCo
The Malthouse
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
This Island's Mine
Philip Wilson
Ardent Theatre Company
Kings Head Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Bess The Commoner Queen
Rikki Tarascas
Kevin Fegan Productions
Touring
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Actor-Muso/MFA Showcase
Jaq Bessell
Guildford School of Acting
PATS Studio Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Little Women
Bronagh Lagan
Guildford School of Acting
PATS Studio Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Jane Eyre
Sam Wood
Guildford School of Acting
PATS Studio Theatre
2017 - 2019Associate Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Ferryman
Sam Mendes
Royal Court, Sonia Friedman Productions and Neal Street Productions
Gielgud Theatre and Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
2019Lighting Assistant
Tour
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac UK and USA
Chaz Cole
CMP Entertainment
Touring
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Little Shop of Horrors
Rebekah Frances
Canterbury Kings School
The Malthouse
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Hairspray
Holly White
Cambridge Theatre Company
The Great Hall
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Matilda Summer School
Emily Starr
Cambridge Theatre Company
Great Hall at The Leys
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Dead Dog in a Suitcase and Other Love Stories
Fleur Mountjoy
Kings School Canterbury
St Marys Hall
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
KiDaCo's The Greatest Showman
Victoria Outram
Kings School Dance Company (Canterbury)
St Marys Hall
2018Lighting Assistant
Tour
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Chaz Cole
CMP Entertainment
Gateshead Sage
2018Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Corybantic Games
Christopher Wheeldon
Royal Opera House
2018Lighting Assistant
Tour
The Classic Rock Show
Chaz Cole
CMP Entertainment
2017Touring Relights
Tour
Romeo and Juliet/ Twelfth Night
Paul Hart
The Watermill Theatre
UK and Germany
2017Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Ferryman
Sam Mendes
Royal Court and Sonia Friedman Productions
The Royal Court and Gielgud Theatre
2017LX no 2
Tour
Adam Ant UK Tour
Rupert Doogan Hobbs
Liz Hobbs Group
UK Venues
2017Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
42nd Street London
Mark Bramble
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
2017Associate Lighting Designer
Theatre
Stepping Out
Maria Friedman
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Vaudeville Theatre
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Sweeny Todd
Peter Moritt
Live LX
John Cleveland College
2017Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Made in India
Katie Posner
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Coventry Belgrade
2016 - 2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Snow White
Philip Dart
Channel Theatre Company
Buxton Opera House
2016 - 2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
Puss in Boots
Andrew Jones
Prestbury Youth Pantomime Association
MADS Little Theatre
2016 - 2017Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Buried Child
Scott Elliot
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Trafalgar Studios
2016 - 2017Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Stepping Out
Maria Friedman
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Bath Theatre Royal
2016Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Much a do about Nothing/ Loves Labours Lost
Chris Luscombe
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Chichester Festival Theatre
2016Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
Strife
Bertie Carvel
Association of Lighting Designers Lumiere Scheme
Chichester Festival Theatre
2016Lighting Technician and Board Operator
Theatre
Buxton Opera Festival
Stephen Barlow
Buxton Opera House
Buxton Opera House
2016Lighting Designer
Theatre
Ali Baba
Joanne Eltringham
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2016Video Designer
Tour
Shane Filan Right HereLiz Hobbs Group
Various UK and Ireland
2016Lighting Technician and Followspot Operator
Tour
The Classic Rock ShowCMP Productions
Various UK
2015 - 2016Lighting Designer
Theatre
Jack and The Beanstalk
Andrew Jones
Prestbury Pantomime Company
Mads Little Theatre
2015Lighting Technician
Tour
Brit FloydCMP Productions
Various European
2015Lighting Designer
Theatre
Jungle Book
Joanne Eltringham
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2015Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Accordian Shop
Craig Sanders
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2015Technician
Event
Assembly Rooms
Bosco Tent
2015Video Director and Vision Mixer
Tour
Granslam MadnessLiz Hobbs Group
Various UK
2013 - 2015Lighting Technician and Designer
Theatre
Buxton Opera HouseHigh Peak Theatre Trust
2014 - 2015Lighting Designer
Theatre
Peter PanPrestbury Pantomime Company
MADS Little Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Witches
Craig Sanders
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2014LX no 3 and VT
Event
Pageant of Power and Kaiser ChiefsLiz Hobbs Group
Cholmondeley Castle and Doncaster Race Course
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Alice In Wonderland
Joanne Eltringham
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
The Crucible
Joanne Eltringham
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Ubu
Sian Dudley
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2013Lighting Designer
Theatre
Morte D' Arthur
Joanne Eltringham
Buxton Young Company
Pavilion Arts Centre
2012 - 2013Technician, Gallery, Studios and Theatre
Education
MMUManchester Metropollitan University
2012Events Assistant
Event
TESEuro London Appointments
Manchester Central (GMEX)
2012Show Control
Theatre
Disney Productions and Variety actsDrama Centre London
2011Lighting Designer
Theatre
Messy MayhemBourne Leisure
2011Lighting Technician
Theatre
Reds Live VenueBourne Leisure
2011Lighting Operator
Theatre
ABBA PartyBourne Leisure
Centre Stage
2011Animation Technician
Theatre
Loony Tunes LiveBourne Leisure
Centre Stage
2011AV Operator
Theatre
Brainiac Live! 2Bourne Leisure
Centre Stage
2011DSM
Theatre
Lazy Town (The Energy Show)Bourne Leisure
Centre Stage
2011ASM
Theatre
Various ProductionsBourne Leisure
Centre Stage
2010 - 2011Followspot Operator
Theatre
Various ProductionsBourne Leisure
Skyline, Centre Stage
2010 - 2011Stage Technician
Theatre
Various ProductionsBourne Leisure
Skyline, Centre Stage
2010Technical Assistant
Event
ConferenceGinger Services
Astra Zenica
2009Crew/Lighting Operator
Theatre
Mind Body and BoogieFreelance
Bollington
2009Runner
Event
WakestockVME
Abersoch Festival Site
2009Lighting Designer/Operator
Theatre
GaspingMADs theatre company
MAD's Little Theatre
2009Stage Manager
Theatre
Talking HeadsMADs theatre company
MAD's Little Theatre
2009DSM/ Lighting Operator
Theatre
Fur Coat No KNickersMADs theatre company
MAD's Little Theatre
2009Follow Spot Operator
Event
Venitian BallVME
St Georges Hall
2009Followspot Operator
Theatre
The Little MermaidMajestic Theatre Group
MAD's Little Theatre
2008 - 2009Technician
Theatre
The Nuffield TheatreThe Nuffield Theatre Comapny
2008Sound Operator
Theatre
The Canterbury TalesThe Nuffield Youth Theatre
The Nuffield Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010BSC Hons Media TechnologyManchester School of Theatre

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Vectorworks
    I can operate:
    ETC Eos Family, Lightwright, MLA, Zero 88 FLX and Jester Series

    Additional Skills

    Vectorworks

    Video and photo editing(adobe and sony)

    Lightwright

    MLA

    Additional Information

    Hardworking and enthusiastic with experience as an in house technician, touring technician, relighter, assistant and associate lighting designer, lighting designer, vision mixer, camera director and video designer in the theatre and music industry.

    Referees

    Peter Mumford

    Peter Mumford Designs

    Bill Baxendale

    The Malthouse

    About me

    Lighting/Video Design. Designer, Assistant and Associate Lighting designer in Theatre. Assisting designers Peter Mumford, Neil Austin, Rick Fisher and Prema Mehta. West End productions of The Ferryman, 42nd Street, Buried Child and Associate on Stepping Out. Rachel has also worked in Live Music. Video designing content for Shane Filan's Right Here Tour, Vision mixer and Camera Director for Madness Grandlam Tour.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • ALD (UK)
    • BECTU (UK)
    • PLASA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    Work Permits
    • EU
    • USA
    Interested in
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Industry Training
    • Personal Licence
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate