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.
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.
Pippin - BOA Theatre
Role: Lighting Programmer/Network show admin.
LX was programmed from a ETC EOS TI. This show was produced in the round.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Stars In Their Eyes (charity)
Charity Concert, BOA Theatre, Birmimgham.
For this concert, put on in a busking style, I was Lighting Operator.
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>
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.
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.
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.
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.
Education & Training
Royal Wolverhampton School (RWS)
Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA)
BTEC-Level 3 Extended Diploma in production arts. Specialsing in Lighting
Zero 88 Software Training
Zero 88 Zeros Software training – 2016
Chamsys Basic & Advanced Training
Chamsys Basic & Advanced Training with PRG UK.
First Aid training
First Aid Training in the work place training course – 2018
ETC EOS Software training
ETC EOS Software Training 2017