Lee Curran

Awards and Nominations

Nominated for Knight of Illumination Award 2016 for Orphee at the Royal Opera House.
Nominated for Olivier Award 2013 for Best Lighting Designer for Constellations at the Royal Court and Duke of York’s Theatre.
Nominated for WhatsOnStage Award 2013 for Best Lighting Designer for Constellations at the Royal Court and Duke of York’s Theatre.

2017

A TALE OF TWO CITIES
Director: Matthew Dunster
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
Director: Timothy Sheader
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
NUCLEAR WAR
Director: Imogen Knight
Royal Court
WINTER’S TALE
Director: Max Webster
Lyceum, Edinburgh
LOVE
Director: Debbie Tucker Green
Royal Court

2016

BLAK/WHYTE/GRAY
Choreographers: Kenrick Sandy & Michael Asnte
Barbican Theatre
FANTASTIC MR FOX
Director: Maria Aberg
The Nuffield Theatre & Tour
ROSALIND
Choreographer: James Cousins
James Cousins Dance
KISSING THE SHOTGUN GOODNIGHT
Artist: Christopher Brett Bailey
UK Tour
IMOGEN
Director: Mathew Dunster
Shakespeare’s Globe
FANTASTIC MR FOX
Director: Maria Aberg
Nuffield Theatre
DEPART
Director: Yaron Lifschitz
LIFT
THE SPOILS
Director: Scott Elliot
ATG, Trafalgar Studios
THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN
Director: Blanche McIntyre
Swan, Royal Shakespeare Company
SEPARATE WAYS
Choreographer: Hofesh Shechter
Nederlands Dans Theater
A THREAD
Choreographer: Jean Abreu
Axis Arts Centre, Crewe and Tour
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
Director: Timothy Sheader
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
BOYS WILL BE BOYS
Director: Amy Hodge
Bush Theatre
X
Director: Vicky Featherstone
Royal Court Theatre
DOCTOR FAUSTUS
Director: Maria Aberg
Royal Shakespeare Company, Swan Theatre and Barbican transfer
TOMORROW
Choreographer: Lucy Guerin
Rambert at Sadler’s Wells

2015

LINDA
Director: Michael Longhurst
The Royal Court Theatre
WIDE AWAKENING
Joss Arnott Dance
On Tour
FRIEZE ARTIST AWARD
Lighting Designer for Rachel Rose
Frieze Artist Award Winning Commission
SPLENDOUR
Director: Robert Hastie
Donmar Warehouse
GULLIVER’S TRAVELS
Director: Zoe Seaton
Big Telly Theatre Company Tour
TRIBUTE ACTS
Director: Cheryl Gallacher and Tess Seddon
THEATRESTATE/UK Tour
THE ORESTEIA
Director: Blanche McIntyre
Home Manchester
BASTARD AMBER
Choreographer: Liz Roche
Liz Roche Company/Dublin Dance Festival
CONSTELLATIONS
Director: Michael Longhurst
Trafalgar Studio/UK Tour
ORPHÉE ET EURYDICE
Dir/Chor: John Fulljames/Hofesh Shechter
Royal Opera House
CONSTELLATIONS
Director: Michael Longhurst
Manhattan Theatre Club, NYC
LOVE’S SACRIFICE
Director: Matthew Dunster
Royal Shakespeare Company
UNTOUCHABLE
Choreographer: Hofesh Shechter
The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House
THE RISE AND SHINE OF COMRADE FIASCO
Director: Elayce Ismail
Gate Theatre, London
FRAMES
Chor: Alexander Whitely
Rambert

2014

NABUCCO
Director: John Fulljames
Opera National de Lorraine
OTTONE
Director: James Conway
English Touring Opera
LIFE ON THE MOON
Director: Cal MCrystal
English Touring Opera
HAMLET
Director: Sarah Frankcom
Royal Exchange Manchester
REGENERATION
Director: Simon Godwin
Royal & Derngate/UK Tour
MAMETZ
Director: Matthew Dunster
National Theatre of Wales
ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM
Director: Polly Findlay
Royal Shakespeare Company
PUFFBALL
Director: Mark Storer
Roundhouse
A NUMBER
Director: Michael Longhurst
Nuffield Theatre
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
Director: Maria Aberg
Royal Exchange Manchester
BLINDSIDED
Dir: Sarah Frankcom
Royal Exchange Manchester
TURFED
Dir: Renato Rocha
LIFT Festival
OUR BIG LAND
Dir: Amy Hodge
Romany Theatre Company
INTERLOPER
Choreographer: Liz Roche
Ireland Tour
THE MEASURES TAKEN/ ALL THAT IS SOLID MELTS INTO AIR
Choreographer: Alexander Whitley
Royal Opera House, Linbury

2013

PROTEST SONG
Director: Polly Findlay
National Theatre Shed
THE JUNGLE BOOK
Director: Liam Steel
West Yorkshire Playhouse
THE EMPTY QUARTER
Director: Anna Ledwich
Hampstead Studio
SUN
Choreographer: Hofesh Shechter
Premiere at Melbourne Festival
THE MEASURES TAKEN
Choreographer/Director: Alexander Whitley
Sadler’s Wells
BLAM!
Dir: Kristján Ingimarsson & Simon K. Boberg
Edinburgh/Sadlers Wells
Glynis Henderson Production/Neander Teater
DANCING AT LUGHNASA
Dir: Richard Beecham
Royal & Derngate, Northampton
CHAPEL STREET
Dir: Bryony Shanahan
Scrawl/Richard Jordan Prods/UK Tour
REVERIE and METH
Ivan Blackstock
Sadler’s Wells
MEN ON A MISSION
Kompany Rep/Robby Graham
Sadler’s Wells, Breakin Convention
DESOLATE HEAVEN
Dir: Paul Robinson
Theatre 503
BORDERLANDS (short)
Dora Frankel Dance
Dance City, Newcastle

Previous Theatre

CONSTELLATIONS
Dir: Michael Longhurst
Duke of York’s/Royal Court
LYRIKAL FEARTA REDUX
Chor: Jonzi D Dir: Dawn Walton
Sadler’s Wells
THE SACRED FLAME
Dir: Matthew Dunster
ETT/Rose Theatre Kingston
THE ROVER
Dir: Amy Hodge
Hampton Court Palace
66 MINUTES IN DAMASCUS
Dir: Lucien Boujeily
LIFT/Shoreditch Town Hall
CLYTEMNESTRA
Dir: Amy Hodge
Hampton Court Palace
THE FAT GIRL GETS A HAIRCUT
Dir: Mark Storor
Roundhouse
GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Dir: Nikolai Foster
Watford Palace/ETT
AN EVENING WITH NICK CAVE
Dir: Iain Forsythe & Jane Pollard
Palace Theatre London
UNBROKEN
Dir: Natalie Abrahami
The Gate

Previous Dance

REVOLVER
Chor: Darren Ellis
The Place/Darren Ellis Dance
THERE WE HAVE BEEN /EVERYTHING AND NOTHING
Chor: James Cousins
Sadler’s Wells/ James Cousins Dance
TANK
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
U Dance Ensemble/Youth Dance England/Queen Elizabeth Hall
THE PERFORMANCE
Chor: John Ross and Siobhan Maguire-Swartz
Dance United
OMI
Chor: Tony Adigun
Breakin’ Convention, Sadler’s Wells
THE IMPENDING STORM
Chor: Mark Storer
International Dance Festival Birmingham
MOMENTUM
Chor: Darren Ellis
Darren Ellis Dance
THE SELFISH GIANT
Dir: Steve Stickley Chor: Darren Ellis
Springs Dance Company/Epsom Playhouse
POLITICAL MOTHER (Choreographer’s Cut)
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company
POLITICAL MOTHER
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company
FROM THE WAIST UP
Chor: Darren Ellis
Darren Ellis Dance
TOUCH WOOD
The Place, London
THE ART OF NOT LOOKING BACK
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company, Brighton Dome
STICKS AND BONES
Chor: Darren Ellis
Darren Ellis Dance
UPRISING/IN YOUR ROOMS (Choreographer’s Cut)
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofest Shechter Company, Roundhouse
THE PERFECT HUMAN
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company, The Point, Eastleigh
SOLO
Chor: Alex Whitley
Rambert Dance Company/ Queen Elizabeth Hall.
IN YOUR ROOMS
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company, Developed at The Place/Queen Elizabeth Hall/Sadler’s Wells
AEQUUS/DIAGOLO
Chor: Jean Abreu
New Wolsey Theatre
VOICES + SET BOUNDARIES
Chor: Rafael Bonachela
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
UPRISING
Chor: Hofesh Shechter
Hofesh Shechter Company
DEVI
Chor: Mavin Khoo
Linbury Studio Theatre, ROH
CURIOUS CONSCIENCE
Chor: Rafael Bonachela
Rambert Dance Company/The Lowry Salford
HAVE WE MET SOMEWHERE BEFORE
Chor: Mark Bruce/Lea Anderson/Rafael Bonachela
PROBE/Hextable Dance 2005
SOLEDAD
Chor: Rafael Bonachela
PROBE/Rep Bonachela Dance Company 2007/ Rep Sydney Dance Company 2010
LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME
Chor: Rafael Bonachela
Danceworks Rotterdam
PSYCHE
Sankalpam, Artsdepot, London
21 TALES
Fionnbarr Factory, The Lighthouse Poole
E2 7SD
Chor: Rafael Bonachela
The Place Theatre, London
HYPNOS
Chor: Tom Sapsford
ICA, London
SINGING
Chor: Jonathan Burrows
JUICE
Chor: Jeremy James

Opera

TOUJOURS ET PRES DE MOI
Chor: Patrick Eakin-Young
Opera Erratica, The Print Room
LIEBESLIED/MY SUICIDES
Chors: Duttmann/Clark/Sapsford
Rut Blees Luxembourg/ICA London

Miscellaneous

DIG LAZARUS DIG!
Iain Forsythe and Jane Pollard
Music Video filmed at Pinewood Studios.
MAIYET Fashion Event
Laura Holmes Prods
The Zabludowicz Collection