Thomas Matt

    • Creative Producer
    • Lighting Technician



YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2012 - 2021Freelancing Lighting Technician
Various EventsMultiple Lighting Companies
2012 - 2014Sales Assistant
East Midlands Sound & LightingEast Midlands Sound & Lighting
  • Education

    2016Live Events ProductionBackstage Academy - University Of Bolton

    Additional Skills

    • I am able to use & set up high end lighting fixtures like Martin Professional, Robe & Clay

    Paky whilst operating on Avolites, Hog, Chamsys, MA hardware, whilst also being

    comfortable with Sound equipment and Pyrotechnic. Knowing various types of trussing

    and know how to use motors for hanging truss and other rigging in/on Arena’s, Theatres &

    Festival stages.

    • I have previously worked local crewing & freelancing working alongside other

    freelancers from Neg Earth, PRG, Hawthorn Theatrical, Creative Technology and Many

    more. Working as a freelancer has given me the ability to make sure every event is

    presented well and the client is 100% satisfied.

    • Getting a distinction at University for the creative module and designing a full plan of a

    jaguar stage which I presented using special effects, custom audio & video and venue /

    event plans.

    • Organising, managing and keeping to time frames. Working within across Europe

    developing relationships with teams that help complete an event from start to finish.

    About me

    I am a keen, hardworking and reliable person. I am a good organizer

    with brilliant communication skills and I am a clear and confident speaker. I get

    along well with people and I enjoy meeting new people along the way. I can work

    independently or within a team. I thrive in work in any environment and would like

    to use my skills and efforts to achieve the best outcome. I am keen to develop my

    skills further, as appropriate to my work.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Circus
    • Exhibitions
    • Immersive Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Experienced In
    • Charity/Fundraiser
    • Circus
    • Circus Arts
    • Commercials
    • Community
    • Concerts
    • Corporate
    • Festival
    • Festivals
    • Film (Professional)
    • Live Events
    • Music Videos
    • Musicals
    • Outdoor Events
    • Panto
    • Pantomime
    • Quiz/Gameshows
    • Recording
    • Showcase
    Industry Training
    • Fire Warden
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    • First Aid (Any)
    • Working at Heights Certificate