Bruno Poet

Lighting Designer

He has won three Knight of Illumination Awards for Björk’s Cornucopia, Sigur Rós’ World Tour and Frankenstein at The National Theatre (also Olivier Award for Best Lighting). In 2020 he was nominated for a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical and an Olivier Award for Uncle Vanya at The Harold Pinter Theatre. 

Credits Include: All Sigur Rós World Tours 2012-2022; Pet Shop Boys: Dreamworld Tour (World Tour); Bad Cinderella (Broadway/West End); 51st National Day, 50th National Day, 49th National Day (UAE); Björk’s Conucopia (World Tour); Billie Eilish at Steve Jobs Theatre; Gary Barlow’s A Different Stage (UK tour); Lyssa (Royal Ballet); Holiday on Ice: A New Day (Arena Tour); Amadeus (Royal Danish Theatre); Apollo 11 (US Tour); Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (Broadway / West End / US Tour / Hamburg / Utrecht / Stuttgart / Madrid / Australian Tour); Frankenstein, Stories, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, London Road, EGBDF, Timon of Athens (National Theatre); Miss Saigon (Japan/Broadway/West End/Tour); Uncle Vanya (West End).

Opera Credits Include: Salome (Houston Grand Opera); The Hours (Metropolitan Opera); Nabucco (Steinbruch Festival, Austria); Alcina (Glyndebourne Opera); Carmen (Bregenz Festival); Aida (Grand Théâtre de Genève); Otello, Don Giovanni, The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Royal Opera House); Il Trovatore (LA Opera); The Merry Widow (ENO); Akhnaten (ENO/LA Opera/Metropolitan Opera); Carmen (ENO/Den Norske Opera); Il Trovatore, Das Liebesverbot (Teatro Real, Madrid); Der Freischutz, Cunning Little Vixen, The Snow Queen (Royal Danish Opera); Rinaldo (Lyric Opera, Chicago); Salome (Palau de les Arts, Valencia).