Alastair graduated from Bretton Hall in 2004 with a degree in Performance Design and Production, having specialized in lighting design.
He is currently head of lighting at Northern Ballet where he has designed multiple shows for the main company including Giselle, I Got Rhythm & tour lighting for Christmas Carol. He has also designed several productions for the company’s small scale children’s ballets Ugly Duckling, Three Pigs and Elves and the Shoe Maker.
Alastair has worked alongside the young choreographer Kenneth Tindall over the last three years on his three main pieces: Project One, Luminous Junc·ture and The Architect. He has also re-lit, re-designed and re-created various productions throughout his career, whilst working for Sheffield Theatres, RSC and multiple commercial tours.
Play design credits include Cinderella for Cast in Doncaster, Puzzle Women for Dead Ernest, The Indian Boy for RSC Cube Season, and La Ronde for Bolt Productions.