Jai Morjaria

Lighting Designer

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Assistant: Charlotte Edwards

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Jai trained at RADA and won the 2016 Association of Lighting Designer’s ETC Award.

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Jai Morjaria’s lighting cutting neon strobes through the soft glow of the city streets

The Guardian on Cruise (Duchess Theatre)

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Jai Morjaria’s lighting crowns [Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo] with dazzling rays, giving her a regal magnificence

The Times on Lava (Bush Theatre) 

In Development

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2022

Sheffield Theatres

Dir. Elin Schofield

2022

Young Vic (Main House)

Dir. Milli Bhatia

2022

Donmar Warehouse

Dir. Natalie Abrahami

2022

Berkeley Rep

Dir. Emma Rice

Theatre

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2022

Bristol Old Vic

Dir. Sally Cookson

2022

Bush Theatre

Dir. Lynette Linton

2022

Liverpool Everyman

Dir. James Baker

2022

Wise Children/National Theatre (Lyttelton)/Bristol Old Vic

Dir. Emma Rice

2021

Trinity Theatre

Dir. Sean Turner

2021

Northern Stage

Dir. Maria Crocker

2021

Hampstead Theatre Downstairs

Dir. Tessa Walker
Nominated for BroadwayWorld UK Award for Best New Production of a Play

2021

Bush Theatre

Dir. Anthony Simpson-Pike

2021

Turbine Theatre

Dir. Luke Sheppard
WhatsOnStage Award for Best Off-West End Production

2021

Hope Mill Theatre

Dir. Nick Bagnall

2021

Duchess Theatre

Dir. Bronagh Lagan
Nominated for Olivier Award for Best New Play

2021

Bush Theatre

Dir. Daniel Bailey/Latekid & Avenhue

2020

Arts Ed

Dir. Tom Wright

2019

Dukes Theatre, Lancaster

Dir. Sarah Punshon

2019

Rose Theatre Kingston

Dir. Fay Lomas

2019

Vaults

Dir. Alexander Lass

2019

Soho Theatre

Dir. Lakesha Arie-Angelo

2019

Unicorn Theatre

Dir. Justin Audibert

2019

King's Head Theatre

Dir. Harry Mackrill

2019

Complicite

Devised by The Company

2019

Park Theatre

Dir. Lydia Parker

2019

Soho Theatre

Dir. Charlotte Bennett

2019

Unicorn Theatre

Dir. Justin Audibert & Rachel Bagshaw

2019

Kiln Theatre

Dir. Stevan Mijailovic, Gail Babb, Harry Mackrill, Tash Marks, Ruby Thompson & Dionne Reid

2019

Jermyn Street Theatre

Dir. Tatty Hennessy

2019

Dukes Theatre, Lancaster

Dir. Rod Dixon

2019

Central School of Speech and Drama

Dir. Maja Milatovic-Ovadia

2019

Theatre503

Dir. Kate O'Connor

2018

Capitol Theatre, Horsham

Dir. Nick Mowat

2018

Stantonbury Theatre

Dir. Lucy Cutherbertson

2018

Hampstead Theatre Downstairs

Dir. Lakesha Arie-Angelo

2018

Orange Tree Theatre

Dir. Paul Miller

2018

Exmoor National Park

Dir. Scott Le Crass

2018

Surrey Arts/Brooklands in Sound

Dir. Lucy Bradley

2018

RIB Cunard Productions/RADA

Dir. Nona Shepphard

2018

Akademi Dance

Dir. Mira Kaushik

2018

NYMT

Dir. Kate Golledge

2018

The Plasticine Men

Dir. Simon Day

THE MAN WILL KILL US ALL

2018

Academy of Live and Recorded Arts

Dir. Luke Barnes

THE LEGEND OF CHARLIE PEACE

2018

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Dir. Martin Berry

ROBIN HOOD

2017

Greenwich Theatre

Dir. Lucy Cuthbertson

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

2017

Birmingham Old Rep

Dir. Scott Le Crass

BITCHED

2017

Kali Theatre

Dir. Juliet Knight

MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE

2017

The Other Room, Cardiff

Dir. Chelsey Gillard

KANYE THE FIRST

2017

HighTide Festival

Dir. Andrew Twyman

LORNA DOONE

2017

Exmoor National Park

Dir. Scott Le Crass

SUCCESS

2017

Lyceum Youth Theatre

Dir. Jordan Blackwood

THE CRUCIBLE

2017

Academy of Live and Recorded Arts

Dir. Sean Turner

A LIE OF THE MIND

2017

Southwark Playhouse/Defibrillator Theatre

Dir. James Hillier

46 BEACON

2017

Trafalgar Studios 2

Dir. Alexander Lass
Co-Designer with Rick Fisher

OUT THERE ON FRIED MEAT RIDGE ROAD

2017

White Bear Theatre/Trafalgar Studios 2

Dir. Harry Burton

SCROOGE AND THE SEVEN DWARVES

2017

Theatre503

Dir. Simon Evans

SISTER ACT: THE MUSICAL

2016

Alban Arena

Dir. Alan Cox

TRIDENT MOON

2016

Finborough Theatre

Dir. Anna Pool

ACORN

2016

Courtyard Theatre

Dir. Tatty Hennessy
2016 Off West End Award nomination for Best Lighting Designer

TONIGHT AT THE MUSUEM CHARLIE CHAPLIN

2016

Kensington Cinema Museum

Dir. Gillian Plowman, Pamela Howard & Chris Butler

'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE

2016

Tristan Bates Theatre/Lazarus Theatre Company

Dir. Ricky Dukes

MACBETH

2016

Exmoor National Park

Dir. Scott Le Crass

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

2016

Southwark Playhouse

Dir. Simon Evans

THE BEGGAR'S OPERA

2016

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

Dir. Eve Shapiro

PAINS OF YOUTH

2016

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

Dir. Polly Findlay

OBAMA-OLOGY

2015

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

Dir. Paulette Randall

COMPLICITE YOUNG COMPANY

2015

Complicite

Dir. Chelsea Goddard & Sean Turner

YOUNG STUDIO 3

2015

National Theatre

Dir. Adele Thomas

Opera

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THE CUNNING LITTLE VIXEN

2017

Arcola Theatre/The Opera Company

Dir. Guido Martin-Brandis

A VILLAGE OF ROMEO AND JULIET

2017

New Sussex Opera

Dir. Susannah Walters

A TRIP TO THE MOON

2017

London Symphony Orchestra

Dir. Karen Gillingham