Roger Smissen

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Automation Consultant
Theatre
ElfTivoli
2017Head of Automation
Theatre
American IdiotHeltemus
2017Head of Automation
Theatre
We Will Rock YouLive Nation
2015 - 2017Rigger
Event
MultipleDunderbjörn
2015 - 2017Rigger
Event
MultipleLive Nation Sweden
2015Production Manager
Theatre
Without BlinkingGoat & Monkey
2014Operator
Theatre
Fox SymphonyFoxy and Husk
Camden Peoples Theatre
2014Lighting Designer
Theatre
Mrs Horton's FingerDirty Market Theatre Company
Oval House
2014Operator
Theatre
Brothers of JusticeJoe Wild, Lawrence Speck
The Camden Peoples Theatre
2014Automation Technician/Operator
Music
MTV Crashes PlymouthOutback Rigging
2014Automation Technician
Television / TV
The Brit AwardsOutback Rigging
o2 Arena
2013LX Operator
Theatre
X&YTwin Primes Theatre
The Science Museum
2013Assistant Lighting Designer
Theatre
CheeseFanshen
Oxford Street
2013LX Technician
Other
Underbelly Ltd
Udderbelly
2013Technical Director
Theatre
The Collision of ThingsMove to Stand
UK Tour
2013Lighting Assistant
Theatre
Match GirlsRed Ladder and Dumbwise
Wiltons Music Hall
2013Assistant lighting designer + Operator
Theatre
SouvenirDead Centre
The Yard
2013Technical crew
Event
NSDFNational Student Drama Festival
2013Lighting designer
Theatre
Tina in The green Dress: An experienceTwisted Hip
The Roundhouse
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
CloserThe Nottingham New Theatre
Oxford Playhouse, The Nottingham New Theatre
2012Lighting Designer
Theatre
PorphyriaThe Nottingham New Theatre
Zoo southside, The Lakeside
2011 - 2012Technical Manager
Theatre
The Nottingham New TheatreThe Nottingham New Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2012Physics and PhilosophyThe University of Nottingham

    Industry Awards

    IRATA Level 1

    IPAF 3A & 3B

    PASMA

    Kinesys Vector Operator Trained

    LEEA qualified

    3 Day Rigging Course

    Liftket Motor Trained

    CM Motor Trained

    Counterweight Forklift Trained

    About me

    Kinesys Automation Specialist and Rigger.

    Working in the UK, Denmark and Sweden.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Swedish
    Organisation Memberships
    • ABTT (UK)
    • IRATA (UK)
    • PLASA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Experienced In
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Outdoor Events
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard

    Professional Recommendations

    Steven Burns Lighting Technician

    Roger was very skilled and knowledgeable, a valuable part of the team at the National Student Drama Festival 2013.