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Humphrey has worked throughout the entertainment lighting industry for over 25 years working all over the world and has designed for a wide variety of projects which include; Musicals, Plays, Illusion Shows, Weddings, Music Festivals, Award Ceremonies, TV Commercials, EPK's, Music Festivals, Dance and Corporate Events.

He has recently designed the national tour of Grease in Denmark, and has been part of the team for Dreamfields EDM Festival at the National GWK centre in Bali and is currently in pre-production for Let It Be playing Theatre Orb in Tokyo with a national UK tour planned for 2016.

He continues his long-term colaboration with leading event design company Design Lab Experience creating bespoke wedding experiences throughout the Middle-East.

Other recent projects include; Let It Be, Rock of Ages UK Tour starring Ben Richards and Noel Sullivan, Tell Me On A Sunday starring the original Marti Webb, Beauty and The Beast at Det Ny Teater Copenhagen, Denmark.

Humphrey is also Associate Lighting Designer for Southpark creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone's nine-time Tony Award-wining hit The Book of Mormon. Now in its third sell-out year at the Prince of Wales Theatre, the prodcution boasts 4 Laurence Oliver Awards including Best Musical.

As well as being nominated for Best Lighting Design for Let It Be in the 2013 What's On Stage Awards, Humphrey was also nominated for Best Lighting Design for The Tailor Made Man in the Awards. 

More information can be found at his design history page.

Humphrey is very proud to be a Creative Consultant and Trustee for children’s cancer charity Momentum and supports and designs for the Make a Difference Trust.

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Bronia Buchanan

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  • West End
  • Commercial Tour
  • Fringe / Pub Theatre
  • Touring relights
  • West End
  • Commercial Tour
  • Touring relights
  • Medium Scale
  • Touring relights
  • Stage Touring
  • Exhibition Stands
  • Conferences
  • Open Air Events
  • Plays
  • Musicals
  • Dance


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