Owen Hughes

Owen is a Consultant based in our New York studio.


Owen joined Charcoalblue with twenty years of professional experience in the performing arts, having worked as a lighting designer, production manager, technical director, electrician and stagehand. He was the Technical Director (2003-2005) and then Production Manager (2005-2016) of the award winning St. Ann’s Warehouse, presenting the work of world renowned companies such as the Donmar Warehouse, Druid Theater Company, National Theatre of Scotland, TR Warszawa, Kneehigh Theatre and more. Owen was also a key member of the design team that oversaw the build out and outfitting of two temporary spaces, and the construction and outfitting of the company’s new and permanent theatre which opened in 2015.


Prior to joining St. Ann’s Warehouse, Owen was Production Manager of Richard Foremen’s Ontological-Hysteric Theatre and as a freelance Production Manager or Lighting Supervisor toured productions to festivals and theatres across Europe and Asia.



Charcoalblue CV - Owen Hughes