neil austin

is an award-winning lighting designer

working internationally


plays, musicals, opera and dance

he is the

the recipient of:

3 Tony Awards

2 Olivier Awards

2 Drama Desk Awards

1 Helpmann Award

1 Outer Critics Circle Award

3 Knight of Illumination Awards

1 WhatsOnStage Award

amongst others

he is a

Fellow of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama

and was named by Variety Magazine:

Artisans Elite 2019


Pacesetter on the London Arts Scene

When theatres are allowed to re-open you will, once again, be able to see his work on:


at the Jacob's Theatre - Broadway


at the Wyndham's Theatre - West End

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child

at the Palace Theatre - West End

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child

at the Lyric Theatre - Broadway

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child

 at the Princess Theatre - Melbourne

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child

 at the Curran Theatre - San Francisco

Harry Potter und das Verwunschene Kind

 at the Mehr Theater - Hamburg


Future shows include:


 at the National Theatre - London

Frozen - the musical

 at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane - West End

Die Eiskönigin - das musical

 at the Theater an Der Elbe - Hamburg

The Shark is Broken

at the Ambassador's Theatre - West End

Habeas Corpus

at the Menier Chocolate Factory - London

The Pillowman

at the Duke of York's Theatre - West End

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child

 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre - Toronto