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Introducing David L. Totaro


Associate Lighting Designer
Lighting Designer
Lighting Programmer

David L Totaro

2012 Olympics


REPLAY INTRODUCTION

Originally from Australia, I moved to London in 1993 to study Theatre Lighting. I have extensive experience in large and small scale West End, National and International Touring Theatre.
This experience includes the worlds of Opera, Musicals, Plays, Film and Dance. I am a professional member of the ASSOCIATION OF LIGHTING DESIGNERS
I play tennis, play the piano & design websites/content in my spare time.

— David L. Totaro —

1972
Born in Australia
1993
Moved to London
2001
Became Self Employed
2014
Got Married

Portfolio

Various Projects

A selection of work from my portfolio

Credits

My work Credits


• Grease - Silja Serenade, Stockholm - Helsinki
- Directed by Gary Lloyd
• Faust - Britten Theatre, London
- Directed by Michael McCaffery
• Red Hot & Blue - Belinda King Productions
- Directed by Lisa Cottrell
• Amour - Belinda King Productions
- Directed by Lisa Cottrell
• La Cenerentola - Britten Theatre, London
- Directed by Michael McCaffery
• Cabaret in Light - The Bargehouse, London
- Directed by Bern Bowers
• My Fair Lady - Theatro Larnacus, Cyprus
- Directed by Nikolai Foster
• Chicago - Theatro Larnacus, Cyprus
- Directed by Mitch Sebastion
• Quickstep the Musical - Lille Symphony Hall, France
- Directed & Choreographed by Bill Deamer


For Bruno Poet
• From Here to Eternity - Shaftesbury Theatre, London
• I Due Foscari - Palau de les Art, Valencia
• Being Shakespeare - Trafalgar Studios, London
For Natasha Katz with Alistair Grant
• Sister Act - National Tour, Spain
For James Whiteside
• Water Babies - The Curve, Leicester
• Vampirette - Manchester Opera House
• Never Forget - Savoy Theatre, London & UK Tour


For Alistair Grant
• Grease - Spektrum Arena, Olso
For Natasha Katz
• Sister Act - National Tour, Spain
For Bruno Poet
• Being Shakespeare - New York, Chicago & London
• Una Cosa Rara - Theatro Calderon, Valladolid, Spain
• Il Trovatore - Las Palmas & Bilbao, Spain
• Don Pasquale - Theatre de Caen, France
For James Whiteside
• Never Forget - UK Tour 2008


For Neil Austin
• The Boyfriend - Lowrey Theatre, Manchester
For Howard Harrison
• Mamma Mia! International Tour - Zurich Hallenstadium & Copenhagen Forum Arena
For Willie Williams
• We Will Rock You - The Point 02 Arena, Dublin
For Patrick Woodroofe
• Bounce - South Africa Tour


• Motown - Shaftesbury Theatre
• Peter Pan - The Welsh National Opera, ROH
• Guillaume Tell - The Royal Opera, ROH
• Untouchable - Hoffesh Shechter/The Royal Ballet, ROH
• Jersey Boys - Piccadilly Theatre
• Being Shakespeare - Harold Pinter Theatre
• The Book of Mormon - Prince of Wales Theatre
• The Colour Purple - Menier Chocolate Factory
• Never Forget - Savoy Theatre
• The Female of the species - Vaudeville Theatre
• Hairspray - Shaftesbury Theatre
• Hayfever - Haymarket Theatre
• One Flew over the Cuckoos Nest - Garrick Theatre
• Ducktastic - Albery Theatre

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• Jailhouse Rock - Piccadilly Theatre
• We Happy Few - Gielgud Theatre
• Tommy Cooper - Garrick Theatre
• Lautrec - Shaftesbury Theatre
• Tess of the Durburvilles - Savoy Theatre

• Water Babies - Liecester Curve
• Lord of the Flies - UK Tour
• Stephen Ward - Sydmonton Festival
• Vampirette - Manchester Opera House
• Legally Blonde - UK Tour
• Brother Love - UK Tour
• Footloose - UK Tour
• We Will Rock You - UK Tour
• Never Forget - UK Tour
• Jerry Springer the Opera - UK Tour
• The Wizard of Oz - Southampton Mayflower
• The Likes of Us - Sydmonton Festival

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• Tommy - UK Tour
• Jailhouse Rock - Plymouth Theatre Royal
• The Boyfriend - UK Tour
• The Woman in White - Sydmonton Festival
• West Side Story - UK Tour 2000

• The Phantom of the Opera - MDM Theatre, Moscow
• Sister Act - Metronom Theatre, Oberhausen
• Let it Be - The Opera House, Leipzig
• Sister Act - Apollo Theatre, Stuttgart
• Sister Act - Mogador Theatre, Paris
• Elisabeth - Orb Theatre, Tokyo
• Elisabeth (concert) - Umaeda Arts Theatre, Osaka
• Rebecca - Palladium Theatre, Stuttgart
• Sister Act - Teatro Nazionale, Milan
• Sister Act - Ronacher Theatre, Vienna
• A Sigh of Love - Majestic Theatre, Shanghai
• Beauty & the Beast - Teatro Opera, Buenos Aires
• Buddy Holly - Coloseum Theatre, Essen
• Il Trovatore - Alfredo Kraus Opera, Las Palmas

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• Il Trovatore - Palacio Escalduna, Bilbao
• La Corte de Farón - Palau de les Arts, Valencia
• Elisabeth (Concert) - Shinjuku Koma Theatre, Tokyo
• Elisabeth 2007 - Umaeda Arts Theatre, Osaka
• Mitridate, ré di Ponto - Carlos V Palace, Alhambra Spain
• Carmen - Color Line Arena, Hamburg
• Athens Festival 2005 - Herod Atticus Odeon, Athens
• Aida - TUI Arena, Hanover
• Grease - Spektrum Arena, Oslo
• Grease - Hartwell Arena, Helsinki
• Carmen - Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai
• Miss Saigon - Imperial Theatre, Tokyo
• Carmen - Zurich Hallenstadium, Switzerland
• Hurram Sultan - Mydonose Showland, Istanbul

• London 2012 Olympics
Sports Presentation @ ExCeL
• Nine - Musical Film
Theatrical Lighting Programmer
Directed by: Rob Marshall
Director of Photography: Dionne Beebe
Theatrical Lighting Design: Mike Baldassari
Shepperton Film Studios London
• The Queen Elizabeth - Maiden Voyage, Cunard
La Danza, 12th Night, Neil Simon and The Piccadilly Line
• Crazy little Thing - The Queen Mary II, Cunard



• Mamma Mia! - International tour moves 2005-2009
• Mamma Mia! - MDM Theatre, Moscow

• UK Tour Moves on:
 Cats
 Miss Saigon
 My Fair Lady
 War Horse
Dirty Dancing



• Chief LX - Miss Saigon Original UK Tour
• Chief LX - The Beautiful Game - Cambridge Theatre
• Chief LX - Blast! - Hammersmith Apollo
• Chief LX - Tess of the Durburvilles - UK Tour
• Chief LX - Dr. Dolittle - Hammersmith Apollo

• Deputy Chief LX - Dr. Dolittle - Hammersmith Apollo
• Deputy Chief LX - J C Superstar - Lyceum Theatre
• Deputy Chief LX - Tommy - UK Tour

• Chargehand LX - Starlight Express - Apollo Victoria




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Tel: +44 (0) 7768-612263

14 Atlas House
466 London Road
Isleworth, Middlesex
United Kingdom

dave@ozlight.com
www.ozlight.com

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