Richard trained at LAMDA and has worked in regional and London theatre.
Recent lighting designs include: The Political History of Smack and Crack (W14 Productions, Soho Theatre); Thor and Loki, (Vicky Graham Productions); Bark! The Musical (Swansong Productions); I Have A Bad Feeling About This (Vault Festival); Great Expectations (Tilted Wig); Aladdin and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Evolution Productions); Beowulf (Unicorn Theatre); Insignificance, Thebes Land, Bliss and New Nigerians (Arcola Theatre); The Mrs McMoon Show (tour); Food (NewPlay Productions); Adam and Eve and Steve (Flying Entertainment); Rotterdam (London & New York); Strangers in Between (Trafalgar Studios and Kings Head).
Other productions include: Jason and the Argonauts and Septimus Bean and His Amazing Machine, (Unicorn Theatre); Re:Home, (Yard Theatre); The Body, (Barbican); Rotterdam, (Theatre 503); Brenda, (High Tide & Yard Theatre); Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story, (Greenwich Theatre and tour); Happy Ending (Arcola Theatre); Peter Pan (Evolution Productions); Pied Piper (Yard Theatre); The Fu Manchu Complex, (Ovalhouse Theatre); Bollo - A Masked Ball and Tosca (Kings Head); Mare Rider, (Arcola Theatre); The Last Session, (Tristan Bates); The Dark Side of Love, (Roundhouse); Amphibians, (Bridewell Theatre); Richard III, An Arab Tragedy, (Swan Theatre Stratford and international tour); La Boheme (Charing Cross Theatre); 20th Century Boy: The Musical, (New Wolsey Theatre); The Firewatchers, (Old Red Lion); The Taming of the Shrew, The Execution of Justice and Summer Begins, (Southwark Playhouse); The Provoked Wife, (Greenwich Playhouse); Thrill Me, (Tristan Bates Theatre); Boy With a Suitcase, Peer Gynt, Macbeth, A Midsummer Nights Dream, The Night Just Before the Forest, Tartuffe, Through a Cloud, King Arthur, Mojo Mickybo, The Great Theatre of the World, Tombstone Tales and The Country, (Arcola Theatre); In My Name, (Trafalgar Studios); Follow, (Finborough); Play Size, (Young Vic); All Those People I Have Met, (Hoxton Hall); Dutchman, (Etcetera Theatre and Edinburgh Festival); Blue Jam, (Etcetera Theatre and Riverside Studios); The Al-Hamlet Summit (English and Arabic productions, Tokyo International Festival and international tour); Best Friends, (New End); Crossing the line, (Baltimore college, USA); Onysos the Wild, (Theatre 503 and the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh).
As Associate Lighting Designer - Mrs Warren’s Profession, (Strand Theatre London and national tour) and as Assistant Lighting Designer - Elmina's Kitchen, (national tour and West End), and re-lights for the Lyric Hammersmith production of Metamorphosis.
Richard is Production Manager for C venues at the Edinburgh Festival, Technical Manager for the Greenwich and Docklands Festivals and develops industry iOS applications such as PlayFadePause and Rosco's myGobo.
Richard’s gallery and full CV can be seen at www.richard-williamson.com