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Durham Marenghi and team get the Olympics off to a Bright Start

Durham Marenghi and team get the Olympics off to a Bright Start

Early news from the Rio Olympics credits the technical team responsible for the highly successful opening ceremony.

Creative Directors
Fernando Meirelles
Andrucha Waddington
Daniela Thomas
Set Designer - Daniela Thomas
Executive Producer – Marco Balich

Lighting team
Durham Marenghi – Lighting Designer
Jennie Marenghi – Lighting team manager
Joyce Drummond – Associate LD
Nick Collier – TV Lighting Director
Andy Voller – Lead Lighting Programmer
Ross Williams – Lighting Programmer
Paulinho Lebrão – Lighting Programmer
Chris Henry – Followspot Captain (20 spots)

Equipment AGORA
Production Electrician – Nicola-Manuel Tallino
Lighting Manager – Giulio Rovelli

Production
Technical Producer – James Lee
Technical Operations Manager – Donna McMahon
Arial Technical Director – Matteo Tagliabue
Staging and Scenic Technical Director – Dave Williams
Technical Systems Manager – Carl Gosine

Main Suppliers for Lighting Equipment
Clay Paky
SGM
UK/LED

In picture: the lighting team at lunch on the day of the Olympics Opening Ceremony in Rio. From left going round the table, they are: Nick, Andy, Chris, Jennie, Durham, Ross, Paulinho, Joyce.

8th August 2016

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