Sam Hoppen


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Technical Director/Lighting Designer
Sky in the Pie
Joanna Vymeris
Feathers of Daedalus Circus
OSO Arts Centre & VAULT Festival, VAULT Crescent
2019 - 2020Sound 2
Cinderella: The Rockin' Panto
Peter Rowe
New Wolsey Theatre in association with Arts Depot Productions Ltd.
Pentland Theatre, Artsdepot
2019Set Designer/Lighting Designer
Liminal RitesEchoshed Contemporary Music Ensemble
2018 - 2019Lighting Operator/Designer
Celebrity Cruises EntertainmentCelebrity Cruises
  • Education

    2018BA Archaeology & AnthropologyUniversity College London

    Additional Skills

    - Lighting Operation and Programming with EOS Ion & HOG3/4.

    - Sound Operation with A&H Consoles, Yamaha QL/CL, Yamaha DM1000/2000.

    - Design & Operation with QLAB.

    - Projection Mapping with Resolume, triggered by OSC with QLAB.

    - PureDATA

    - Theatre Maintenance

    - PAT Testing

    - Repairing Intelligent Fixtures

    - Set Design & Construction

    - Propmaking & Practicals

    - Pyrotechnics

    - Single Purchase Counterweight Flying, Live and for Ins/Outs

    - Automated Staging

    - Rigging & Working at Heights

    - Performer Fly Operator Qualification

    - Working at Heights Qualification

    - CAD with Capture Sweden & Sketchup

    - Excellent Photoshop Skills

    - Video Editing with Sony Vegas

    - Audio Editing with Audacity & Reaper

    - Musician (can read music and follow musical scores)

    About me


    I am an experienced Theatre Technician and Designer, based in London.

    I really enjoy creating immersive experiences, and the mix of lighting and music.

    I have worked across a wide variety of roles within technical theatre, and across performance styles- in Theatre, Dance, Live Music, (Contemporary and Modern Classical), TV & Film, and for Events.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years