Ben Ormerod

Lighting Designer

Ben has lit numerous opera and dance productions including for Scottish Opera, English National Opera, Rambert, Phoenix dance, National Dance Company Wales,Grand Théâtre de Genève, Danish National Opera, Lithuania National Ballet and Ballet Gulbenkian. He is lighting consultant for the Calico Museum of Textiles, Ahmedabad, directed Athol Fugard's Dimetos (Gate) and adapted four films from Kieslowski's Dekalog for E15.


Previously for Longborough: Der fliegende Holländer (2018), Ariadne auf Naxos (2018), Tristan und Isolde (2017), Tannhäuser (2016), Tristan und Isolde (2015), Der Ring des Nibelungen (2013)


Recent engagements: Long Day's Journey into Night (Citizens/HOME Manchester); The Whale (Ustinov, Bath); Broken Glass (Watford); The Knot (Umanoove Dance); Frame of View (Danish Dance Theatre); All's Well that Ends Well (Sam Wanamaker); A Woman of No Importance (West End); Woyzeck in Winter (Galway/Barbican); Prism (Hampstead); The Libertine (West End/Bath); A Number (Edinburgh Lyceum). Other theatre includes: Oresteia: This Restless House (Citizens/Edinburgh International Festival); Mrs Henderson Presents (West End/Toronto/Theatre Royal Bath); Zorro (West End, US, Japan, and Netherlands); the Spanish Golden Age Season (Royal Shakespeare Company); Trouble in Mind, Intimate Apparel, The One that Got Away (Ustinov).