Alex Musgrave

Lighting Designer


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Alex Musgrave

Lighting Designer


Alex designs lighting for theatre, opera and dance and has lit productions of all sizes across the UK. Notably Home at Chichester Festival Theatre. You Are Here and Fiver the Musical at the Southwark Playhouse, London. Alex has been nominated for a Offie Award for Best Lighting Design for You are Here at the Southwark Playhouse.

Most recent design work includes: Tasting Notes (Southwark Playhouse, London), Oppenheimer (The Mack, Mountview), Days of Significane (ArtsEd), 13 (ArtsEd), 13 (Guildford School of Acting), Widows (Guildford School of Acting), Bare: A Pop Opera (Chichester University), Titanic The Musical (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth), Anyone Can Whistle (Southwark Playhouse, London), Atalanta Forever (Hawth Theatre, Crawley), Bells are Ringing (Guildford School of Acting), Sweet Smell of Success (Guildford School of Acting), Company (The Backstage Theatre, Mountview) Romeo and Juliet (Southwark Playhouse, London) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells), Dick Whittington (Royal and Derngate, Northampton) Jack and The Beanstalk (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth),  Home (Chichester Festival Theatre) Katzenmusik (ArtsED), Fear and Misery of The Third Reich (ArtsEd), The Light Burns Blue (Guildford School of Acting), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Guildford School of Acting), Marriage A La Mode (Chichester University), You Are Here (Southwark Playhouse, London), Fiddler On The Roof  (Chichester University), Babe – The Sheep Pig (Guildford School of Acting), Fiver The Musical (Southwark Playhouse) Elegies For Angels, Punks and Raging Queens (Union Theatre), Jekyll and Hyde the Musical (Alexandra Theatre), Market Boy (Union Theatre), Joe Blacks House of Burlesque (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tring Park School for Performing Arts), The Kings Speech (The Square Tower, Portsmouth), Cinderella (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth) Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth), Snow White (Kings theatre, Portsmouth), Farm Boy (Station Theatre and Square Tower), The Last 5 Years (Station Theatre), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth), 9 To 5 The Musical (Kings Theatre, Portsmouth), Veterans Day (Finborough Theatre, London)

Associate/Assistant credits: The Magic Goes Wrong at The Lowry, Salford, and West Side Story at The Birmingham Hippodrome for David Howe. Oor Wullie at Dundee Rep for Katharine Williams. Two Ladies at The Bridge Theatre, London for Johanna Town and The Mask of Orpheus at English National Opera and Far Away at the Donmar Warehouse for Peter Mumford.


Backstage Theatre, Mountview 
Dir: Carol Harvey

Romeo And Juliet

Southwark Playhouse, London 
Dir: Nicky Allpress

Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs

Assembly Theatre, Tunbridge Wells
Dir: Jj Almond

Dick Whittington 

Royal & Derngate, Northampton 
Dir: Emily Wood

Jack And The Beanstalk 

Kings Theatre Portsmouth
Dir: Will Kenning


Chichester Festival Theatre
Dir: Josh Roche


Dir: Sean Linnen

Fear And Misery Of The Third Reich 

Dir: Lucy Sheen

The Light Burns Blue 

Guildford School Of Acting 
Dir: Phyllida Crowley-Smith

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Guildford School Of Acting 
Dir: Jaq Bessell

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