Much Ado About Nothing


  • Main Auditorium
  • Fri 13 Apr - Sun 06 May
  • A Rose Theatre Kingston, Granville & Parham Productions and Antic Face co-production
    Directed by Simon Dormandy | Starring Mel Giedroyc

Paul Pyant

Lighting Designer

A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London working in Opera, Ballet, Musicals and Theatre worldwide including London’s West End and on Broadway in New York. Long associations with Glyndebourne Opera, English National Opera, The Royal Opera, Covent Garden, National Theatre, English National Ballet the Donmar Warehouse, The Almeida Theatre and Northern Ballet Theatre. Opera work worldwide includes productions in America (Metropolitan Opera, Los Angeles, Houston, Seattle, San Francisco) Australia, New Zealand, Monte Carlo, Israel, Austria, Germany, Spain, Russia, Switzerland, Italy, France and Japan.

Over the last year or so productions have included Curtains (Rose Theatre Kingston); The Snow Queen (Vienna Stattsballet and the Czech National Ballet in Prague); Talking Heads (Theatre Royal Bath); She Stoops To Conquer (Theatre Royal Bath); Hamlet (Gotesborgoperan); Present Laughter (Theatre Royal Bath); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Glyndebourne Festival 2016); King John (Rose Theatre Kingston); Ross (Chichester Festival 2016); Schikaneder (VBW Vienna); Dead Funny (Vaudeville Theatre); She Loves Me (Menier Chocolate Factory); A Little Night Music (RADA Vanbrugh Theatre); Abigail’s Party ( Theatre Royal Bath and Touring); Love In Idleness (Menier and Apollo Theatres); Lettice and Lovage (Menier Chocolate Factory).