Brett Maughan: Lighting Design
"Brett Maughan's lighting design is stunning. Manipulating mood and atmosphere with what seems to be complete ease, Maughan proves himself once again to be a master."
Brett Maughan is a freelance lighting designer and technician. He is the Resident Lighting Designer for BDT Stage, where he recently lit Little Mermaid, Rock of Ages, Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat (2017 Henry Award nominee), Peter & the Starcatcher, The Addams Family (2016 Marlowe Award) and Mary Poppins (2015 Henry Award). Brett has also designed shows for the Aurora Fox, Town Hall Arts Center, Lemon Spongecake Dance, and Aurora Dance Arts. Other recent designs include Company, Hedwig & the Angry Inch (2018 Henry nominee), and Passing Strange (Aurora Fox), and American Idiot (Town Hall).
Shows designed: Rock of Ages (pictured), Mary Poppins (2014-15 Henry Award), Beauty and the Beast, Spongebob The Musical, White Christmas, Ragtime, Avenue Q, Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, The Addams Family (2016 Marlowe Award), Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat (2017 Marlowe Award, 2016-17 Henry Nominee), Little Mermaid, Fiddler on the Roof, Annie, Peter and the Starcatcher, Footloose, Shrek, Sisters of Swing, I Love You You're Perfect Now Change, Forever Plaid, Thoroughly Modern Mille, A Christmas Story, Disenchanted, The Noteworthy Life of Howard Barnes
Shows designed: Company (pictured), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2017-18 Henry nominee), Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure, Caroline or Change (2018-19 Henry Nominee), Miss You Like Hell, Freaky Friday, Passing Strange, Tomfoolery, Black Nativity, Queens Girl in the World, Chinglish, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Little Women, The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe, Sideways Stories from Wayside School
Town Hall Arts Center
Shows designed: Green Day's American Idiot (pictured), The Fantasticks, Plaid Tidings, Winter Wonderettes, Little Shop of Horrors, The Wedding Singer, Xanadu
Performance Now Theatre Company
Shows designed: Drowsy Chaperone (2021-22 Henry Award)
Candlelight Dinner Playhouse
Shows designed: Holiday Inn, Murder on the Orient Express (pictured)
Lemon Spongecake Ballet, Aurora Dance Arts, New York Theatre Ballet, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Tapeire: Driven by Rhythm, World Inferno Friendship Society: Addicted to Bad Ideas (@ Philly Live Arts Festival), Eric Whitacre's Paradise Lost (@ Carnegie Hall)