Nick Richings
Lighting Designer
Agent(s): Helen Mumby


Current and forthcoming credits

The Sign Of The Four (Vienna’s English Theatre); Grease (German Tour).

Recent credits

Ghost The Musical (UK Tour); Accolade/Filumena (Theatre Royal Windsor); Pride and Prejudice *Sort Of (Vienna’s English Theatre); Bhangra Nation (Birmingham Rep); Cruel Intentions (The Other Palace); Bronco Billy (Charing Cross); Snow White (Wolverhampton Grand); Dick Whittington (Theatre Royal Nottingham); Frank and Percy (The Other Palace); Alone Together; The Cherry Orchard (Theatre Royal Windsor); The Rocky Horror Show (UK Tour, Paris, Australian Tour); Blood Brothers (UK Tour); Saturday Night Fever (West End & UK Tour); Berlin Berlin; Beauty & The Beast (BB Productions, Germany); A Midsummer Night’s Dream, (Vienna English Theatre); Jack and the Beanstalk (Hackney Empire); Dirty Dancing (UK Tour); Cruel Intentions (Edinburgh Festival); Wizard of Oz (Birmingham Rep).

West End

La Cage aux Folles (Playhouse Theatre & Broadway, Tony Award nomination Best Lighting, Tony winner of Best Musical); The Glenn Miller Story (London Coliseum); Nell Gwynn (Apollo Theatre & Shakespeare’s Globe); The Master Builder; A Man for All Seasons (Theatre Royal Haymarket); Fallen Angels; Sleuth (Apollo Theatre); Simply the Best (Savoy Theatre); The Mystery of Charles Dickens (West End & Broadway); Spamalot (Playhouse Theatre); Damon Albarn’s Monkey: Journey to the West (Royal Opera House, Lincoln Center, Paris and the O2); Aspects of Love (Prince of Wales), Whistle Down the Wind (Palace Theatre and US tour); Fiddler on the Roof, Scrooge (London Palladium).

UK Tours

Dirty Dancing; Saturday Night Fever; Cilla the Musical; Ghost; Priscilla Queen of the Desert; The Glenn Miller Story; The Sound of Music; Jesus Christ Superstar; Spamalot; Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat; Seven Brides for Seven Brothers; Starlight Express; Spend Spend Spend!;Strictly Come Dancing: the Professionals.


Ghost (Moscow, Dubai, Paris); Priscilla Queen of the Desert (New Zealand); Saturday Night Fever; Mary Poppins; The Producers; Beauty and the Beast; Chess (Copenhagen); A Sigh of Love (Shanghai Ballet); The Rocky Horror Show (South Africa, Korea, Singapore, Australia, and New Zealand); Grease (International).


"Nick Richings... has brought this insular world to physical life with wonderful seediness"
Ben Brantley
New York Times review for La Cage Aux Folles, Broadway
"Nick Richings' sensational lighting"
David C Nichols
LA Times review for La Cage Aux Folles, Broadway