Lighting Designs

Here are details of some of our lighting designs. Although our main speciality is lighting for dance and ballet, we are by no means limited to that field. For a complete listing, click here to see Grahame’s complete CV.

Dance/ballet:

Scottish Ballet:

THE PRISONERS (1982). SKAZKA! (1987- Set & lighting design).  CHERI studio version (1988). CARMEN studio version (1988). SONATA IN TIME (1988). SUN AND STEEL (1990). SCOTCH SYMPHONY, WHO CARES? (1990). ESPRIT (1991).

Plus numerous other small pieces.

Ulster Youth Dance :
RITE OF SPRING (1991). VERKLÄRTE NACHT, OUT OF THE ETHER (1992). TRYST, ANNE FRANK, 39 STEPS (1993).

Scottish Dance Theatre:
TOUCH, FRICTION (1985). SONG OF SONGS (1999)  “excellent design and lighting” – The Scotsman

Tabula Rasa Dance Company:
OPENWORK, THE LISTENERS (2000), ONE CROWDED HOUR (2001), THE BIRDCATCHER (2002), VIS A VIS (2003), THE BRIGHT-EYED MARINER, “…revelatory lighting design” – Edinburgh Guide; HUFF PUFF & AWAY! (2004), THE WINTER ROOM (2006)

Company Chordelia:
CINDERELLA PILOT ERROR! (2005), LES AMOUREUX (2009) “sumptuously designed and beautifully lit” – Metro, CABARET CHORDELIA (2009), MIRANDA (2011) “beautifully staged” – The Herald

Claire Cunningham:
EVOLUTION, MOBILE (2008), ME (2009) “lighting and movement all combine wonderfully” – The Skinny
Fringe 2009 HERALD ANGEL award winner.

Janice Parker Projects:
PRIVATE DANCER (2010)
Fringe 2010 HERALD ANGEL award winner.

YDance:
PROJECT Y (2006)

Also Small Axe, Oracle Dance, Allsorts Dance Company, Anniesland College, Dance School of Scotland, and many others.

Opera / Music theatre:

Paragon Ensemble:
THE LOVING OF ETAIN (Opera -1994). “…rich, colourful lighting” – The Guardian. EIGHT SONGS FOR A MAD KING (1994 & 2003). THE MUSICAL SEMINAR (1995). EXORCISM, MAHLER 4, OVER THE RAINBOW (with Terry Neason -1995). WINTERREISE (1996). MADNESS LIT BY LIGHTNING, THE LIE (1997). AN TURUS (world’s first full-length opera in Gaelic – 1998). “…stunning lighting design” -Opera Now. BE RIOtous (1998). GLASSWORKS (Set and lighting design – 2000) “like a secular cathedral” – The Scotsman. RITE (2006).  ABSOLUTE ZERO (2006). TORQUE (2013)

Scottish Opera/Company Chordelia:
THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS (2011,2013) Fringe 2011 HERALD ANGEL award winner. DANCE DERBY (2013).

AIYF Opera Garden:
THE MAGIC FLUTE (2004). FALSTAFF (2005). HANSEL & GRETEL (2007).

Scottish Early Music Consort:
A CONVERSATION WITH ANGELS (1998).

Sounds of Progress:
A WEE BIT OF HOW D’YE DO (2001).

Theatre Cryptic:
BLACK OVER RED (2001)  “moodily lit, crisp and seductive” – the Scotsman, EACH… AND EVERY INCH (2002)

RSAMD:
‘THE SPITFIRE GRILL’ and ‘THE JONAH BOY’ (2008)

National Theatre of Scotland:
JUMP (2012) “…the sound and lighting are brilliant” – The Scotsman.

Plays:

Jordanhill College Theatre Group:
THE TEMPEST (1984).

Dundee Repertory Theatre:
SEE HOW THEY RUN (1979).

Rain Dog:
STILL LIFE (1993).

Kilmarnock Palace Theatre:
MOTHER GOOSE (2003).

Reeling & Writhing:
ONLY THE MEN (2007).