Chloe Kenward

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PositionLighting Technician
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Chloe Kenward

Chloe works part time at Goldsmiths, teaching Lighting Design and providing lighting support to the Department, working particularly closely with undergraduate students in their first and second years. She is also a freelance Lighting Designer, working in theatre, dance, opera and circus within the UK and around the world.

Chloe has a first class degree in Drama from the University of Hull. In 2006 Chloe won the Michael Northern Bursary Award from the Association of Lighting Designers for showing ‘exemplary talent in lighting design'. Chloe has designed for companies including Theatre Royal Stratford East, Lyric Hammersmith, many productions for South African opera company Isango Ensemble, Upswing, Akademi, Far From The Norm, Islington Community Theatre, Southwark Playhouse, Greenwich Playhouse, Theatre Is, Pagrav Dance Company, Jane Mason, RADA, Drama Studio London, Arc Theatre, Box Clever and Quicksilver. Chloe has re-lit productions for companies including Hofesh Shechter Company, Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Headlong, Graeae Theatre, Vincent Dance Theatre and English Touring Theatre. Chloe’s work has taken her throughout Europe and North America, and to South Africa, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Iran, Dubai and Singapore.

Chloe has also worked as a freelance technician in many London theatres, including The National Theatre, Sadlers Wells, Royal Court, Royal Albert Hall, Lyric Hammersmith, Hampstead Theatre, and The Place. Chloe also teaches and mentors students at Rose Bruford drama school and at the Central School of Speech and Drama.