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Leigh Ann Vardy

Lighting Designer

Originally from Corner Brook, Nfld, Leigh Ann has designed lights for theatre and dance across Canada. Recently she designed For A Look or a Touch (Pacific Opera Victoria), Dear Rita (Confederation Centre for the Arts), Everybody Just C@lm The F#ck Down, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, and Between Breaths (Artistic Fraud) The Neverending Story (Stratford, NAC), The Silver Arrow (Citadel Theatre), The Third Colour (Prairie Theatre Exchange), As You Like it, The Diary of Anne Frank (Stratford) Secret Life of a Mother (Theatre Centre, Crows Theatre), and The God That Comes (2b). She is currently part of the creative team developing the stage adaptation of Fall on Your Knees and a dance show, Everywhere the Edges, choreographed by Rebecca Lazier, performed in the net sculptures of Janet Echelman. Her work has been seen throughout Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and the US. Leigh Ann is a teacher and coach at National Theatre School of Canada, and a member of the Associated Designers of Canada.

Photo Credit: Janet Kimber