Matt Jones is a professional Lighting Designer and Theatre + Events Electrician. Matt recently graduated from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, with a degree in Theatre and Performance Technology.
Matt has a wide range of theatre and events credits working for Theatre companies such as “English Touring Opera” (ETO) and for “Royal Court Liverpool” on a variety of Large scale Productions.
He is currently a Freelance Head of Lighting at “The Atkinson, Southport” and a Freelance Lighting Techican for event Companies + theaters around Liverpool.
Mam I’m ‘Ere
Royal Court Liverpool
Matt worked as a Lighting Technician for the Preshow + Tech of Mam I’m ‘Ere. Involving Rigging + focusing LX and installation of practical electrics into the set alongside the Electrics department.
English Touring Opera
Feb – Mar 2015
Matt worked alongside the production Electrician + Lighting designer playing a key role in the pre-production work as well as the technical process in situe before the tour commenced.
Apr 2015 – Present
Having recently accepted the Head of Electrics role at The Atkinson, Matt now runs all department maintenance, creates rig designs to suit all produced shows in house as well as working closely with all shows touring into the venue to carry out everything they require.