Alex Wardle


Alex has eighteen years’ experience of working in the theatre industry. He was Production Manager for Kneehigh Theatre from 1999 – 2005, then Theatre Consultant for Arup 2005 – 2011.  Alex also works as a lighting designer: credits include productions at the Royal National Theatre, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Bristol Old Vic, Lyric Theatre Hammersmith, Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Arcola Theatre.


Alex’s speciality at Charcoalblue is theatre planning and technical systems design, with an emphasis on lighting systems and technical access.


Consultancy work for Arup includes Kings Place, London; Glasgow City Halls; Mareel, Shetland; Royal College of Music, London; Arcola Theatre, London; Constellation Centre, Boston, USA; Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin; Kolkata Museum of Modern Art; Ahmed Adnan Saygun Sanat Merkezi, Izmir, Turkey.  


Consultancy for Charcoalblue includes the Royal National Theatre, London; Chichester Festival Theatre; No 1 Oxford Street, London; Donmar Warehouse Rehearsal Room, London; Rendcomb College, Cirencester; St. Ann’s Warehouse, New York.

Charcoalblue CV - Alex Wardle