An Introduction

My name is Charlie Scarlett and I am a freelance lighting technician. I’m always developing and improving my skills in lighting and all aspects of technical production through my work experience in various venues across the UK. Please contact me through the Contact page in the menu above. I look forward to working with you. 

2017-2020

Some of my past work

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Projects & Experiances

The BRIT Awards 2020, London 02 Arena

I worked as part of the PRG lighting crew rigging, prepping and managing  the on-stage band extras during the rehearsals  and live televised broadcast for the artists Billie Eilish, Rod Stewart, Stormzy and Lizzo. 

Feburary 2020

Pippin - BOA Theatre

Role: Lighting Programmer/Network show admin. 

LX was programmed from a ETC EOS TI. This show was produced in the round.

January 2020

Snow Queen Get In - Old Rep Theatre

Snow Queen Get In at the Old Rep Theatre.

For this I was helping rig, DMX and address the lighting fixtures. For this I also helped the lighting designer troubleshoot issues he was having witht the Universe 3 Nodes.

 

November 2019

Boa Goes To Hollywood, CHildren in Need

This show was in aid of BBC Children In Need. Over £700 was raised from the event. For the event i was in-charge of all aspects of lighting. I programmed the lighting on a GRANDMA2 On PC Setup.

November 2019

Singing In The Rain (ATG)

Alexandra Theatre Birmimgham. For this show i carried out the role of Lighting Oporator under instruction from the DSM. This was an intresting show to work on as i had to fire lighting and AV cues.

August 2019

National youth ballet (NYB) Year 3

For my third assignment at the Cresent Theatre, I assisted with the get-in of all lighting, set and costume. I also constructed parcels that were used as props on stage during the show. 

August 2019

Back To The 80's Newhampton Arts Centre

Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton. For this show I carried out the role of Lighting Programmer and Oporator. This was done on the ETC EOS family of consoles.

April 2019

Phantom Of The Opera (ORT)

Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham. For this show I was Lighting Programmer and Operator. This was done on the ETC EOS family consoles. This show was a very lighting-heavy show and involved a great deal of pre-production work eg, Lighting Previs.

 

March 2019

Music Tech Showcase

BOA Theatre – 2019.

For this show i was responicible for the rigging of the lighting fixtures and sound system for the show.

January 2019

We Will Rock You (BOA)

BOA Theatre, Birmimgham. For this show I carried out the role of SOund 2. THis involved putting mics onto members of cast anf relaying information back to the FOH Engineer. 

January 2019

Pinocchio Christmas Pantomime

Old Rep THeatre, Birmingham.

For this show I was the lighting operator. This show was operated on an ETC Ion console. I also assisted with the get-in of this show.

November 2018 – January 2019

Festivals Through Time

Music Show – BOA Theatre, Birmingham.

For this show I was involved with rigging the lighting and I was also the Lighting Operator for the show. This production was again using a busking style. 

November 2018

Stars In Their Eyes (charity)

Charity Concert, BOA Theatre, Birmimgham.

For this concert, put on in a busking style, I was Lighting Operator.

October 2018

National Youth Ballet (NYB) Year 2

NYB Productions at the Cresent Theatre in Birmingham. For thease shows I carried out the role of Followspot Operator receiving follow cues from the DSM>

August 2018

Beauty & the Beast - Newhampton

Beauty & The Beast – Newhampton Arts Centre 2018.

For this show I was carrying out the role of Lighting Programmer and Operator. This was done using ETC EOS Nomad software.

April 2018

National Youth Ballet (NYB) Year 1

NYB Productions at the Cresent Theatre in Birmingham. For this show I was carrying out the role of Followspot Operator. I was reciving follow cues from the DSM. 

August 2017

Alexandra theatre year 2

My second assignment at the Alexandra Theatre. For this show I was shadowing the FOH Engineer for the sound department for the whole show. This provided a fantastic experience in mixing a professinal show.

April 2017

Alexandra Theatre year 1

Charity concert at the Alexandra Theatre located in central Birmingham. For this show I was carrying out the role of Sound No 2. This involved placing microphones onto members of cast, carrying out mic checks, updating battery levels and relaying this information to the FOH Engineer. This event was in aid of Birminingham Childrens Hospital. 

April 2016

Education & Training

Royal Wolverhampton School (RWS)

2008-2018

GCSE

Status: Completed

Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA)

2018-2020

BTEC-Level 3 Extended Diploma in production arts. Specialsing in Lighting

Status: Completed

Zero 88 Software Training

Zero 88 Zeros Software training – 2016

Status: Completed

Chamsys Basic & Advanced Training

Chamsys Basic & Advanced Training with PRG UK.

2019 

Status: Completed

 

First Aid training

First Aid Training in the work place training course – 2018

Status: Completed

ETC EOS Software training

ETC EOS Software Training 2017

Status: Completed