Adam Silverman

Lighting design

Adam Silverman is a lighting designer who works in opera, theatre and dance, and is a graduate of North Carolina School of the Arts. He has had a long-standing relationship with a number of Irish companies, including Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre, Landmark Productions, Opera Ireland and the Gate Theatre.

Recent designs include productions by Paris Opera, English National Opera, Metropolitan Opera, Royal National Theatre, the Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet, on the West End, on and off Broadway, Nederlanadse Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, San Francisco Opera, Young Vic Theatre, Bregenz Festival, Oper Frankfurt, Bayerische Staatsoper, Opera North, Glimmerglass Opera, New Israeli Opera, Almeida Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company.

 

Adam is represented by Tracey Elliston, Judy Daish Associates, +44 020 8964 8811, tracey@judydaish.com

Awards
Best Production, Irish Times Theatre Awards 2014 for 'Ballyturk' (Landmark Productions/Galway International Arts Festival)
Nominated Best Lighting Design, Irish Times Theatre Awards 2014 for 'Ballyturk' (Landmark Productions/Galway International Arts Festival)
Nominated Best Lighting Design, Irish Times Theatre Awards 2011 for 'Misterman' (Landmark Productions/Galway International Arts Festival)

Adam Silverman   Ballyturk

2014
Stage Theatre
Lighting design
Other featured designers
Jamie Vartan
Val Sherlock
Production company
Landmark Productions
Galway International Arts Festival
Premiere Venue
The Black Box, Galway
Writer
Enda Walsh
Director
Enda Walsh
Photographer
Patrick Redmond

Adam Silverman   Petrushka

2014
Stage Dance
Lighting design
Production company
Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre
Sadler's Wells
Movimentos Festwochen der Autostadt, Wolfsburg
Brisbane Festival
Galway Arts Festival
Melbourne Festival
Premiere Venue
Sadler's Wells, London
Director
Michael Keegan Dolan
Choreographer
Michael Keegan Dolan
Photographer
Ros Kavanagh

Adam Silverman   Misterman

2011
Stage Theatre
Lighting design
Other featured designers
Jamie Vartan
Val Sherlock
Production company
Landmark Productions
Galway International Arts Festival
Premiere Venue
The Black Box, Galway
Writer
Enda Walsh
Director
Enda Walsh
Photographer
Colm Hogan

Adam Silverman   Rian

2011
Stage Dance
Lighting design
Other featured designers
Sabine Dargent
Denis Clohessy
Production company
Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre
Sadler's Wells, London
Premiere Venue
Gaiety Theatre, Dublin
Director
Michael Keegan Dolan
Photographer
Ros Kavanagh

Artist Statement

Lighting Design by Adam Silverman

Set Design by Sabine Dargent

Costume Design by Doey Lüthi

Sound Design by Denis Clohessy


Adam Silverman   Helen + Hell

2010
Stage Dance
Lighting design
Other featured designers
Sabine Dargent
Denis Clohessy
Production company
Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre
Premiere Venue
Backstage Theatre, Longford
Writer
Michael Keegan Dolan
Director
Michael Keegan Dolan
Photographer
Jym Daly

Artist Statement

Design by Sabine D’Argent

Lighting Design by Adam Silverman

Sound Design by Denis Clohessy


Adam Silverman   The Rite of Spring

2009
Stage Dance
Lighting design
Production company
Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre
English National Opera
Premiere Venue
London Colliseum
Director
Michael Keegan Dolan
Photographer
Ros Kavanagh

Artist Statement

Design by Rae Smith

Lighting Design by Adam Silverman

Costume Design (Petrushka) by Doey Lüthi

Associate Designer: Alyson Cummins


Adam Silverman   James, Son of James

2007
Stage Dance
Lighting design
Production company
Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre
Dublin Theatre Festival
Barbican BITE
Dance Touring Partnership
Premiere Venue
Samuel Beckett Theatre, Dublin
Writer
Michael Keegan Dolan
Director
Michael Keegan Dolan

Artist Statement

Design by Merle Hensel

Lighting Design by Adam Silverman

Sound Design by Alexis Nealon