Matt Haskins | Lighting Designer

Lighting Designer

Matt Haskins

La bohème


Matt is London-based and works internationally. He designed the lighting for the Royal Opera House’s world premiere of Mark-Anthony Turnage’s Coraline; worked as associate lighting designer for The Master and Margarita (Complicité) and concert lighting designer for the iconic Grace Jones (Royal Albert Hall). Opera work includes Rossini’s La Cenerentola and Donizetti’s Don Pasquale (Irish National Opera); Verdi’s La traviata (Israeli Opera) and Macbeth (Grange Festival); Michael Zev Gordon’s Raising Icarus (Barber Opera); Verdi’s La traviata and Mozart’s Don Giovanni, (Opera North); Søren Nils Eichberg’s Glare and Matt Rogers’s The Virtues of Things (Royal Opera House); Bernstein’s A Quiet Place (Opera Zuid); Herrmann’s Wuthering Heights (Opéra national de Lorraine) and Ravi Shankar’s Sukanya (Royal Festival Hall). His theatre work includes Peter Pan Goes Wrong (Broadway/West End/Canada/Australasia tours); Frankenstein (UK Tour); Miss Saigon (Folketeateret, Oslo); The Empress (Royal Shakespeare Company); School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play (Lyric Hammersmith); The City and The Town (HullTruck/Riksteatern, Sweden); Biscuits for Breakfast, The Art of Illusion, Mary, Ravenscourt, Lotus Beauty, The Fever Syndrome, Folk, Malindadzimu, I & You (Hampstead Theatre); The Clinic (Almeida); Hakawatis (Shakesperare’s Globe); Private Peaceful (Nottingham Playhouse/UK tour); Fair Play (Bush); The Lovely Bones (Birmingham Rep/UK tour); Nina (Young Vic/Unity Theatre); Truth and Reconciliation (Royal Court) and Hobson’s Choice (Royal Exchange).

June 2023