Joshua Pharo

LIGHTING & VIDEO DESIGNER

Joshua works as a Lighting and Projection Designer across theatre, dance, opera, music, film & art installation. 

AWARDS

OLIVIER AWARDS

WOLF WITCH GIANT FAIRY – Best Family Show (2022)

INNOVATION IN THEATRE TECHNOLOGY AWARDS

THE CLAIM – Creative Innovation in Lighting Design (2018); THE SHAPE OF PAIN – Creative Innovation in Video & Projection Design (2018)

 

THEATRE CREDITS

* Also Video Design  /   ** Also Video & Caption Design 

PRODUCTION

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House Party

Chichester Festival Theatre

2024

The Human Body

Donmar Warehouse

2024

A Little Princess

Theatre By The Lake

2023

The Odyssey Episode 5

National Theatre

2023

Untitled F*ck M*ss S**gon Play

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester International Festival, Headlong & Young Vic

2023

Galatea

Marlborough and Wildworks

2023

In The Realms Of Sorrow

London Handel Festival

2023

A Christmas Carol

Rose Theatre

2022

Also Video Design

Let The Right One In

Royal Exchange Theatre

2022


I Am Kevin

Wildworks

2022

Corrina, Corrina

Headlong Theatre

2022

Also Video Design

Kerbs

Graeae & Belgrade Theatre for Coventry City of Culture

2022

Also Video & Caption Design

Jekyll & Hyde

National Theatre

2022

Schools tour

Wolf, Witch, Giant Fairy

Royal Opera House

2021

Love and Other Acts of Violence

Donmar Warehouse

2021

Extinct

Theatre Royal Stratford East

2021

The Litten Trees

Fuel Theatre

2021

Lighting Installation

Women of Troy

LAMDA

2021

Digital Production

Crave

Chichester Festival Theatre

2020

The Astro Science Challenge - Live!

Unlimited Theatre

2020

Interactive Digital project

The Rape of LucretiaRoyal Conservatoire of Scotland2020

The Bee in Me

Unicorn Theatre2020

Also Video Design

CinderellaLyric Hammersmith2019
ConspiracyUnderbelly, New Diorama Theatre & Barrel Organ2019

Flux

Imogen Knight & Southbank Symphonia2019
The ClaimEdinburgh2019
Going ThroughBush Theatre2019
Noughts & CrossesPilot Theatre, UK Tour2019

Vassa

Almeida Theatre2019

Also Video Design

Nuclear Future

Gameshow, UK Tour2019

Also Video Design

The Color Purple

Leicester Curve & Birmingham Hippodrome2019

Also Video Design

The Ridiculous Darkness

Gate Theatre2019

Also Video Design

Counting Sheep

Belarus Free Theatre & Vault Theatre 2019

Also Video Design

Midnight Movie

Royal Court2019

Co-Lighting & Video/Caption Designer

The WolvesTheatre Royal Stratford East2018
OthelloMacbethLyric Hammersmith & HOME Manchester2018

100:Unearth

Wildworks & Helligan Gardens 2018

Also Video Design

Double Vision

Wales Millennium Centre2018

Also Video Design

random/generations

Chichester Festival Theatre2018

Also Video Design

Trust

Gate Theatre2018

Also Video Design

Future Bodies

HOME Manchester, Unlimted & Rash Dash Theatre2018

Co-Lighting & Video/Caption Designer

Frau WeltHackney Showrooms2017
BullishCamden Peoples Theatre 2017
How My Light Is SpentRoyal Exchange Theatre2017
The Bear & The ProposalYoung Vic2017
ScarlettHampstead Theatre2017

Bodies

Royal Court2017

Also Video Design

Years of Sunlight

Theatre 5032017

Also Video Design

Removal Men

The Yard Theatre2017Knight of Illumination 2017 Nominee

The Shape of the Pain

China Plate, International Tour2017Knight of Illumination 2017 & OFFIE Nominee
The TwitsLeicester Curve, Rose Kingston & UK Tour2016
Broken BiscuitsPaines Plough & UK Tour2016
The FutureCompany Three2016
ContractionsSheffield Theatres2016
JulieNorthern Stage2016
The Iphigenia QuartetGate Theatre2016
In The Night Time Before The Sun RisesGate Theatre2016
The Rolling StoneOrange Tree Theatre2016

Burning Doors

Belarus Free Theatre2016 - 2019

Also Video Design

TV & FILM CREDITS

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Where I Go (Where I Can't Be Who I Am)**

Rachel Bagshaw & China Plate

2021

Short film

DANCE CREDITS

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OPERA CREDITS

PRODUCTION

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Wolf Witch Giant Fairy

Royal Opera House & Little Bulb

2021

CarmenWilton's Music Hall & Royal Opera House2017