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Laboratory Associates

Laboratory Associates

Launched in 2015, the Laboratory Creative Associate scheme provides an opportunity for early-career creatives to undertake a one-year attachment, developing skills and acting as artistic members of the Laboratory team. Each creative has the opportunity to assist on one our main stage productions, working alongside some of the best professionals in their field. The year culminates with the Associates collaborating together on their own project allowing them to take the creative lead in their respective areas of expertise. 


Our current Laboratory Associates are:

Dan Saggars, Lighting Designer

Holly Mitchell, Producer

Emily Collins, Director

Verity Johnson, Set/Costume Designer

Annie May Fletcher, Sound Designer


Our 2017/18 Laboratory Associates are:

Jess Bernberg, Lighting Designer

Natalie Garces-Bovett, Producer

Ian Nicholson, Director

Jasmine Swan, Set/Costume Designer

James Whitcher, Sound Designer

 Medusa 2017/18 - Collaborative Project

Our 2016/17 Laboratory Associates were:

Charlie Brown, Sound Designer
Joshua Gadsby, Lighting Designer
Chloe Mashiter, Director
Sam Wilde, Set Designer

Katherine Rigg, Producer


 I Won't Make It On My Own - 2016 -2017 Collaborative Project


Our 2015/16 Laboratory Associates were:

Alexandra Braithwaite, Sound Designer
Petra Hjortsberg, Set Designer
Anthony Lau, Director
Sarah Louise McColgan, Lighting Designer

Juicy and Delicious - 2015-16 Collaborative Project


The Laboratory Associate scheme is supported by: