Lighting Designer Nic Farman will re-join the creative team on The Toxic Avenger. Following a sold out UK premiere last year, the production returns this September for a 10 week run at the Arts Theatre, London. The same creative team will also be joining forces on Holy Crap! the musical, which will premiere June 7th at King’s Head Theatre.
Nic is also lighting designer on the Stephen Schwartz musical Working. It will receive it’s European premiere this June at Southwark Playhouse. It will run from June 2nd to July 8th, with press night on June 7th.
Some of Nic’s recent work includes How To Succeed in Business without Really Trying (Wilton’s Music Hall), Puccini’s Madam Butterfly (King’s Head Theatre) and Late Company (Finborough Theatre).
Nic’s other recent work includes Children of Eden (Union Theatre), Spitting Image (King’s Head Theatre), The Stripper (St James’ Theatre), Spindrift (The Garage, Norwich); The Toxic Avenger (Southwark Playhouse); The Taming of the Shrew (Arts Theatre); Balm in Gilead and The Crucible (both at The Arcola) and Cosi Fan Tutte (King’s Head Theatre).
Nic was recently awarded The Worshipful Company of Lightmongers & ALD Award for New Talent in Entertainment Lighting.
As part of their support for education and training in the field of entertainment lighting, the Worshipful Company of Lightmongers in conjunction with the Association of Lighting Designers are offering an annual award for those who are at the start of their career. Nic is thrilled to accept the 2016 award his work so far.
Nic also scored an ‘Offie’ nomination for Best Lighting Designer for ‘The Spanish Tragedy’ this year as well as for ‘The Win Bin’ and ‘Shock Treatment’ in 2015.