Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Alex Wardle
Qualifications BSc MA
Practice Charcoalblue
Location London and Winchester, UK
Membership ABTT, ALD, Equity
Background Freelance lighting designer; former production manager (Kneehigh Theatre, 1999-2005); theatre consultant for Arup (2005-2011)
Experience

National Theatre, London:  (current)

NT Future project - refurbishment of Cottesloe, relocation of workshops

Chichester Festival Theatre, UK:  (current)

Refurbishment of 1962 theatre

Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin (2009)

Design of production lighting systems for new 2111 seat theatre
Royal College of Music (2009) Design of lighting systems for concert hall refurbishment

Kings Place (2008)

Design of concert lighting systems for new 420 seat recital hall
Areas of consultancy undertaken
Business Planning
Feasibility study Yes
Brief preparation Yes
Auditorium design Yes
Seating & sightlines Yes
Stage Lighting Yes
Stage Sound and Communications  
Stage Machinery Yes
Workshops Yes
Box office
Other Auditorium lighting, backstage planning
Contact E-mail alex.wardle@charcoalblue.com
Websites www.charcoalblue.com
www.alexwardle.co.uk