Richard Caswell - Lighting Design

Designers Tel: 01253 292316

Richard Caswell is internationally known, with more than 350 design credits to his name, having designed throughout Europe, Scandinavia, Israel and the UK. Canada and Ireland feature strongly. His designs have been seen in New York and Australia.

'The Sanguine Fan' Photo: Richard Caswell

He has designed numerous productions at the London Coliseum and Sadler’s Wells, including the sensational Nureyev And Friends. Caswell was the personal lighting designer to both Dame Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev for their UK and continental tours.

In addition he has designed the lighting for many works for Rambert, the Royal Ballet and English National Ballet. Productions for Dutch National Ballet and Nederlands Dans Theater and other major companies, Paddy Stone’s Hands for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and Christopher Bruce’s Wings here and abroad are among the many highlights as indeed is The Sanguine Fan for ENB.

Review extracts
Don Quixote – Norwegian Ballet Oslo / Nureyev
‘Excellent co-ordination with Nadine Baylis’s design, the lighting creates beautiful expression and atmosphere.’ Daghladet

Les Sylphides – Nureyev / London Coliseum
‘….unorthodox, well judged, daring and different lighting worked to enhance the work to a very high degree.’ The Times

The Hands – Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Paddy Stone
‘This fabulous work deserved the high quality lighting it received from the Lighting Designer, very impressive and so apt in each section, the lighting built to such an extent, I was breathless.’ Ottowa News

'Wings' Chor: Christopher Bruce. Photo: Richard Caswell

Richard Caswell
Tel: 01253 292316
Mob: 07946477867

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