Andy Hayles


Andy has eighteen years’ experience in theatre consultancy, includ ing two years as a director of Theatre Projects Consultants. He was co-founder of Charcoalblue in 2004. He also has six years’ experience as a theatre practitioner, including three years as Chief Electrician/Lighting Designer at the Theatre Royal, Richmond. Andy’s main areas of work currently include strategic planning, consultancy in all aspects of venue design. 


Some of Andy’s past and current projects include the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Redevelopment and Courtyard Theatre, RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon; National Theatre Studio, London; Old Vic Theatre, Bristol; Everyman and Playhouse, Liverpool; National Theatre Future Project, London; Camden Roundhouse, London; Royal Court Theatre, London; Royal Exchange Theatre, Manches- ter; Young Vic Theatre, London; St Ann’s Warehouse, NYC and Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago.


Charcoalblue CV - Andy Hayles