Ken Alexander

Director

Ken is a freelance director and is delighted to be working on the premiere ‘The Sunshine Ghost’.

He has directed many musicals including the premieres of‘Wee Free - The Musical’ by Brooks and King (Oran Mor, Glasgow); ‘Whisky Galore - A Musical’ by Ian Hammond Brown and Shona McNeill (Pitlochry Festival Theatre); and ‘Clinton - The Musical’ by Paul and Michael Hodge (Gilded Ballon, Edinburgh Fringe and The King’s Head Theatre, London).

Ken also directed the Scottish professional premieres of ‘Into the Woods’, ‘The Secret Garden’, ‘Dames at Sea’ (Byre Theatre) ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ and ‘Peace Child’. 


Becky Minto

Designer

Becky has designed a wide range of productions for main-house and touring productions, aerial and dance performances, site-specific and large outdoor events, including the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games where she was Associate Designer for the opening and closing ceremonies.

The 306:Dawn for the National Theatre of Scotland (NTS) was awarded the Silver Prize for Space Design at the World Stage Design exhibition in Taipei, July 2017.

Her designs for Ignition: NTS and Iron-Oxide’s White Gold were exhibited at the Prague Quadrennial and The V&A, London, 2015.

Future productions include The Ramshackle House (Upswing); How To Disappear (Traverse); The Last Bordello (Fire Exit) and Shift (NTS).


Grant Anderson

Lighting Designer

Grant is a Lighting Design graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. 

Select credits include: Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs (Edinburgh International Festival); The Broons national tour (Sell A Door); Cuttin’ A Rug, Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks, Panic Patterns (Citizens Theatre); Submarine Time Machine, To Begin (National Theatre of Scotland Learn); Love Song, In My Father’s Words, Hecuba, Promises Promises, Baby Baby (Dundee Repertory Theatre); The Polar Bears Go Wild, Weans In The Wood, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Beauty & The Beast (Macrobert, Stirling); News Just In (Random Accomplice); And The Beat Goes On (Perth Theatre & Random Accomplice); Wendy Hoose (Birds of Paradise & Random Accomplice); Summer on Stage 2012 - 2016 (Lyceum Theatre); The Maw Broon Monologues, The Snaw Queen (Tron Theatre); Chess, Cabaret, 9 to 5, Urinetown, Addams Family, Company (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland); Little Red And The Wolf, Freak Show, Forest Boy, The Girl Who (Noisemaker). 

Grant has also designed extensively for the Scottish Events Industry, including Botanic Lights 2015 Seasons In Colour and 2016 EXPLORE, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh as well as Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Torchlight Procession & Street Party. www.grantanderson.design


Rita Henderson

Movement Director

Choreographic/Movement Director work includes:

Whisky Galore (Pitlochry Festival Theatre); Bon Voyage (Tabernacle Theatre, London); Gypsy, Flora the Red Menace, Cabaret (Dundee Rep); My Turn (Liverpool Playhouse); The Rink (Belgrade Theatre, Coventry); Tommy, Chicago, King of Hearts, Guys and Dolls, Laurel and Hardy (Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh);  Oliver! The Boyfriend (Perth Rep); The Tempest, Travesties (Nottingham Playhouse).

Directorial work includes: Shirley Valentine (Byre Theatre, St Andrews); Avenue Q (Gardyne Theatre, Dundee); Judy & Liza (City of London Festival); I Do! I Do! (Perth Theatre); The 39 Steps, The Woman in Black, Comic Potential, Honk! Mary’s Wedding (Byre Theatre); The Saint of Bleecker Street (Scottish premiere, Edinburgh Festival Theatre); Scrooge (Regina Teatem, Stockholm); Educating Rita (Sodra Teatem, Stockholm); Co-director: Sons of the Desert (Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool).