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Lighting designer

Rick Fisher, American lighting designer. Recipient Bronze medal for Lighting Design, World Stage Design Show, 2005.


Fisher, Rick was born on October 19, 1954 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.


Graduate, Dickinson College, 1976.


Chairman British Association of Lighting Designers.


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  • Other Work

    • Designed for Royal Shakespeare Company, London, The Royal Court Theatre, London, Royal National Theatre, London, other West End and Fringe shows including Moonlight, Hysteria, Machinal, 1994 (Best Lighting Designer Olivier award 1994). Honour, Lady in the Dark, Chips with Everything (Olivier award for best lighting, 1998), Far Away, A Number, Blue/Orange, A Boston Marriage, Billy Elliot, Family Reunion The Philanthropist, Old Times, Jerry Springer the Opera. (dance) Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake, Danses Concertantes.

      (opera) Betrothal in a Monastery, Of Mice and Men, Gloriana, La Bohème, L'Etoile, Peter Grimes La Sonnambula, Fiery Angel, Intermezzo, Madame Mao, La Clemenza di Tito, La Traviata, The Little Prince, Wozzek, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Capuleti I Montecchi, Turandot, The Flying Dutchman, La Vestale. (Broadway) Serious Money, 1987, Some Americans Abroad, 1990, An Inspector Calls, 1994 (Tony award for best lighting design, 1994, Drama Desk award outstanding lighting design, 1994), Swan Lake, 1998, Via Dolorosa, 1999, Billy Elliot: The Musical, 2008 (Drama Desk award outstanding lighting design, 2009, Tony award for best lighting design of a musical, 2009), The Philanthropist, 2009.