Working with Urban Audio Productions, I was brought in to look after the lighting at the festival's dance tent, which saw a host of acts entertain children and adults alike throughout the day, and live bands at night. The festival took place on the grounds of legendary stately home Ragley Hall.
Homeless charity The Felix Project hosted their annual carol concert at St. James' Church Piccadilly in the heart of central London. There were readings from Joanna Lumley and Tom Hardy, and live music from James Blunt and Alphie Boe. I was hired by Essex based production company Box Productions to design the lighting for this [...]
Ending a busy summer of outdoor proms for me was the Britrish Police Symphony Orchestra entertaining a crowd of 18,000 people at Lichfield's Beacon Park for the city council's annual 'Proms in the Park' event. All equipment supplied by The Cloud One Group.
Dublin based Irish TV came to Birmingham's Irish Centre to broadcast a live TV show from the heart of the Irish Quarter in Digbeth. The function room at the Irish Centre had to be completely transformed into a makeshift TV studio, with equipment supplied by The Cloud One Group. There's a short highlight reel available [...]
Club Fierce is an ever evolving live art phenomenon which has descended on warehouse spaces around Birmingham several times since it's inception. I've had the pleasure of designing the last 3 of those events, and below are some pictures of the last 2. The events combine DJs with live artists and sometimes specially commissioned pieces [...]
My 5th consecutive year designing the main stage at Leicester City Council's Abbey Park fireworks display. This year, the organisers wanted a 'Saturday Night Fever' theme to compliment the disco acts that graced the stage.This involved us bringing in 6 giant 1m mirrorballs to hang around the stage and site. 25,000 people were reported to [...]
Fierce Festival happens bi-annually in Birmingham, and is a celebration of all things "we dont give a flying f***". It's an amazing experience and over dozens of venues across the city of Birmingham performances were staged over an eight day period to largely sold out crowds. There's a highlight reel for the first part of [...]
Birmingham has been chosen as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth games, and to welcome Team England's 2018 athletes home from the Golden Coast in Australia, the council staged a huge event in the city centre to officially hand the games over. Based in Victoria Square, at the front of Birmingham's council house chambers, [...]