Conleth’s first lighting design was for Passion Machine’s debut production Drowningin the SFX Centre in 1984. He toured Ireland extensively with Field Day Theatre Company, lighting the premiere of Stewart Parker’s Pentecostin 1987.
Since then he has designed for many companies & theatres including: Axis–Ballymun, Big Telly, Blunt Fringe, Brassneck, Castleward Opera, Co Motion, DLR Glasthule Opera, Druid, DubbelJoint, Ferndale, Gaiety Theatre, Gate, GBL/Greenshoot, Inside-Intelligence, Island, Kabosh, Lane Productions, Lyric Theatre, Millennium Forum, Partisan, Pat Talbot Productions, Pigsback, Prime Cut, Rathmore, Red Kettle, Rough Magic, Terra Nova, Teatro Espace, Theatre at The Mill, The Mac, Tinderbox, & The Traverse.
Conleth’s first set & lighting design was for Gerry Stembridges’s Love Childin the Project (1992). Recently he has been making media to combine with set &/or lighting for such companies as Partisan, Kabosh, Macha, Brassneck, Glasthule DLR, Millennium Forum & Inside-Intelligence.
Since 2012 he has been involved in the Moving Bodies Festival of Live Artand Butohin Dublin & Turin.
He has lit other events such as fashion shows, political marches, installations, video, and a tattoo or two.
If there is time available he can manage to photograph the shows he is working on.
i-D Fashion Shoot
i-D Fashion Shoot Glasgow School of Art Fashion Show, The Arches. Lighting Design: Conleth White Set Design: Sarah Paulley Photograph: Simon Daw
Speranza Little Elf Productions Lighting Design: Conleth White Set Design: Eoghan O’Reilly Photograph: Conleth White
The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid Big Telly Theatre Company, Tiba Festival, Belgrade. Lighting Design: Conleth White Set Design: Stuart Marshall Photograph: Vladimir Miloradovic
Tundra Triptych - The Empty Space, Smock Alley. Lighting Design: Conleth White Media Design: Anne Gilpin Photograph: Conleth White
Belfast By Moonlight
Belfast By Moonlight Kabosh - St George’s Church, Belfast. Lighting Design: Conleth White Costume Design: Elle Kent Photograph: Aidan Monaghan
East Belfast Boy
East Belfast Boy Partisan Productions - Ballymac Friendship Centre Set, Lighting & Media Design: Conleth White Photograph: Conleth White