Alexander Ridgers

Alexander Ridgers (Lighting Design)

Alexander Ridgers is a lighting designer based in Chicago hailing from Edinburgh, Scotland. Alexander worked as Associate Lighting Designer with Sell A Door Theatre Company before moving to Chicago to study an MFA in Theatre Design at Northwestern University. Other UK credits include: Royal Opera House 2, British Youth Opera, National Youth Theatre of GB, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, and many Edinburgh Fringe Festival productions. Since being based in the US, Alexander has designed with Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts in Indiana, American Theatre Company, Theatre Wit, Griffin Theatre Company, The New Colony Theater Company, Northwestern University, and assisted with Marcus Doshi Design. Alexander is Adjunct Lecturer of Lighting Design at the University of Illinois at Chicago, as well as the 2016 winner of the Best Student Exhibit at the Michael Merritt Awards. For more information: alexanderridgers.com

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