portrait of Tim Mitchell

Tim Mitchell

Lighting Designer

Career Highlights

Previously for ENO: IolantheThe Force of Destiny, Fidelio.

Notable opera engagements include: Le vin herbé, Moses und Aaron, Nabucco, La bohème (WNO); The Fall of the House of Usher (San Francisco Opera); Elektra (Opéra de Nice); Die Frau ohne Schatten (Mariinsky Theatre).


Theatre credit includes: King Kong (Fugard Theatre, Cape Town); The Painkiller (Garrick Theatre); Guys and Dolls (Savoy Theatre, UK tour); Hamlet (RSC, Novello Theatre); Nativity, The Exorcist (Birmingham Repertory); King Lear, King & Country Season (RSC, Barbican); Twitstorm, Deny Deny Deny (Park Theatre, London); Father Comes Home From the Wars, hang, Speech Debelle Live (Royal Court); Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Crucible (Lyceum, Edinburgh); Room with a View (Theatre Royal, UK tour); Racing Demon, Hobson’s Choice (Theatre Royal, Bath); Singin’ in the Rain (Festival Theatre, Chichester; Orb Theatre, Tokyo); First Light, Travels With My Aunt (Minerva Theatre, Chichester); Into the Woods (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Crazy For You, The Sound of Music (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre).

Awards: in 2015 he won a Knight of Illumination Award for Taken at Midnight (Chichester Festival Theatre).

Last updated: 26th July 2023