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Jon Driscoll

 
Bio:
Trained: National Film and Television School and Croydon College of Art. Theatre: Wizard of Oz (The Palladium), Birdsong (Comedy), Love Never Dies (Adelphi), Enron (Noel Coward) - Olivier Nomination for Best Projection Design, The Prisoner of Second Avenue (Vaudeville), Earthquakes in London, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Trained: National Film and Television School and Croydon College of Art. Theatre: Wizard of Oz (The Palladium), Birdsong (Comedy), Love Never Dies (Adelphi), Enron (Noel Coward) - Olivier Nomination for Best Projection Design, The Prisoner of Second Avenue (Vaudeville), Earthquakes in London, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Production Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Projection Designer
 
[Toronto, 2017]
Cinematographer, Lighting, and Projection Designer
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design
 
[US Tour, 2014]
Video and Projection Design
 
[West End, 2013]
Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Video and Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Projection Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Video Designer
Projection Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Video Designer

Photos

SMALL ISLAND by Levy,             , Novel by Andrea Levy adapted by Helen Edmunson, D Photo

SMALL ISLAND by Levy, , Novel by Andrea Levy adapted by Helen Edmunson, Director Rufus Norris, Set and Costume Designer - Katrina Lindsay, Projection Designer - Jon Driscoll, Lighting Designer - Paul Anderson, Composer - Benjamin Kwasi Burrell, Sound Designer - Ian Dickinson for Autograph, Movement Director - Coral Messam, Fight Director - Kate Waters, The National Theatre, 2022, Credit: Johan Persson

From: 
Date:
02/15/2022

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2022]
Production Designer

[West End, 2021]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Projection Designer

[Toronto, 2017]
Cinematographer, Lighting, and Projection Designer

[US Tour, 2016]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2015]
Projection Design

[US Tour, 2014]
Video and Projection Design

[West End, 2013]
Projection Designer

[West End, 2012]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Projection Designer

[West End, 2011]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Video and Projection Designer

[West End, 2010]
Projection Designer

[West End, 2010]
Video Designer

Projection Designer

[Broadway, 2007]
Video Designer

Jon Driscoll Biography

Trained: National Film and Television School and Croydon College of Art.

Theatre: Wizard of Oz (The Palladium), Birdsong (Comedy), Love Never Dies (Adelphi), Enron (Noel Coward) - Olivier Nomination for Best Projection Design, The Prisoner of Second Avenue (Vaudeville), Earthquakes in London, Nation, The Power of Yes, All's Well that Ends Well, The Observer, Gethsemane, Her Naked Skin, Fram, A Matter of Life and Death, The Reporter (NT), Midnight's Children (RSC), Frost/Nixon (Donmar), Complicit (Old Vic), The Lightning Play, Whistling Psyche (Almeida), Darwin in Malibu (Hampstead), Some Girls are Bigger than Others, Lady Into Fox (Lyric Hammersmith), The Last Cigarette (Chichester), Fabulation, Bloody Sunday (Tricycle), Whistle in the Dark (Royal Exchange), Dirty Dancing (Aldwych), Brief Encounter (Carlton Cinema) - Olivier Nomination, Critics' Circle and Evening Standard Awards for Best Design. Our House (Cambridge Theatre), Heroes, Up for Grabs (Wyndham's), When Harry Met Sally (Theatre Royal Haymarket), On the Third Day (Ambassadors), Dance of Death (Lyric/Sydney), Rebecca, God and Stephen Hawking (Tour).

Ballet: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (ROH)

Opera: A Midsummer Night's Dream (ROH), The Magic Flute (Grange Park), Genoveva (Opera North) and Orfeo (Kent Opera).

He is a Technical Associate of the National Theatre.

Jon Driscoll Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2014 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Jon DriscollCharlie And The Chocolate Factory
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Projection Design
Jon Driscoll, Chaplin: The Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Jon Driscoll, Ghost The Musical

Jon Driscoll News

BWW Review: SMALL ISLAND, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: SMALL ISLAND, National Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 4, 2022

Rufus Norris’ stage production of Andrea Levy’s Small Island was hailed as a triumph on its debut in 2019. The epic story of race, friendship and betrayal set among the Windrush generation was a welcome distraction when streamed during lockdown and now makes an exultant return to the grandeur of the Olivier’s stage.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For SMALL ISLAND at the Olivier Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For SMALL ISLAND at the Olivier Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

Rehearsal images for the critically acclaimed production of Small Island are released today. Adapted by Helen Edmundson from Andrea Levy’s prize-winning novel and directed by Rufus Norris, the production will open on 24 February in the Olivier theatre.  

Cast Announced For SMALL ISLAND As Rehearsals Begin Photo Cast Announced For SMALL ISLAND As Rehearsals Begin
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

Casting for the revival of the critically acclaimed production Small Island is announced today as the company begin rehearsals. Adapted by Helen Edmundson from Andrea Levy's prize-winning novel and directed by Rufus Norris, the production will open on 24 February in the Olivier theatre.  

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Filmed Live At London's Dominion Theatre Photo THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Filmed Live At London's Dominion Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2021

The Prince of Egypt has this week been filmed live at London's Dominion Theatre by Universal Pictures Content Group. Plans for its broadcast will be released at a later date. The live capture of Scott Schwartz's production is directed by Brett Sullivan and produced by Dione Orrom.

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT to Play Final Performance at the Dominion Theatre on January 8, 2 Photo THE PRINCE OF EGYPT to Play Final Performance at the Dominion Theatre on January 8, 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2021

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, based on the classic DreamWorks Animation film, will play its final performance at London’s Dominion Theatre on Saturday 8 January 2022, the end of its booking period. Extra shows have been added on 20, 21 and 28 December 2021 at 2.30pm.

National Theatre Announces Lineup for November 2021 - February 2022 Photo National Theatre Announces Lineup for November 2021 - February 2022
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2021

The National Theatre today announces the on-sale dates of upcoming productions Trouble in Mind, Wuthering Heights and Small Island, as well as the return of daytime opening for visitors.

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Cancels Performances Through 7 August Due to Positive COVID-19 Ca Photo THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Cancels Performances Through 7 August Due to Positive COVID-19 Case
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2021

The Prince of Egypt has once again been forced to cancel upcoming performances due to Government-enforced COVID-19 legislation. Performances through 7 August have been cancelled at this time.

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Will Play to Full Capacity Beginning 23 July Photo THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Will Play to Full Capacity Beginning 23 July
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2021

Following the current temporary suspension of performances due to Government Track and Trace legislation, the production will play three socially distanced performances on Wednesday 21 July at 7.30pm and Thursday 22 July at 2.30pm and 7.30pm before gradually reverting to full capacity.

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Suspends Performances Through 20 July Due to COVID-19 Case Photo THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Suspends Performances Through 20 July Due to COVID-19 Case
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

Ticket buyers will be contacted by their point of purchase via email, and will be offered the option to exchange their tickets or receive a refund or credit voucher. Learn more here!

Photo Flash: THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Returns to London's Dominion Theatre Tonight; Check Photo Photo Flash: THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Returns to London's Dominion Theatre Tonight; Check Out All New Production Photos
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2021

The Prince of Egypt will officially return to London from tonight, 1 July. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets.

Jon Driscoll Videos

VIDEO: See the Official Trailer for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT West End VideoVIDEO: See the Official Trailer for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT West End
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2020

Get your first look at the trailer for the exciting new West End stage adaptation of Dreamworks animated film. The Prince of Egypt!

VIDEO: Chatting With the Cast and Creatives of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT on Opening Night VideoVIDEO: Chatting With the Cast and Creatives of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT on Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Feb 28, 2020

OfficialLondonTheatre went inside opening night of The Prince of Egypt as it opened at London's Dominion Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For New Song From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, 'Never in a Milli VideoVIDEO: Watch the Music Video For New Song From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, 'Never in a Million Years'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT has released a music video featuring the brand-new love song by GRAMMY¬ģ and Academy¬ģ Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, Never in a Million Years, performed by Luke Brady and Christine Allado, who play Moses and Tzipporah respectively.

VIDEO: Luke Brady Sings 'Footprints on the Sand' From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT VideoVIDEO: Luke Brady Sings 'Footprints on the Sand' From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT has released a new music video featuring a brand-new song by Grammy and Academy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, titled 'Footprints on the Sand.' The song is performed by Luke Brady who plays Moses.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Sing 'When You Believe' VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Sing 'When You Believe'
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated DreamWorks Animation film, today releases an official video from its recent press launch featuring Alexia Khadime, Christine Allado and Luke Brady,together with other members of the original London cast, performing Stephen Schwartz's classic song When You Believe.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights From The New Tour Of FINDING NEVERLAND VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights From The New Tour Of FINDING NEVERLAND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 11, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new tour of Finding Neverland, the enchanting Broadway musical directed by Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Boy Recreates Classic DIRTY DANCING Routine
by Matt Tamanini - Oct 14, 2014

Just in case Jillian Mueller needs a new dance partner on the DIRTY DANCING: THE MUSICAL tour, I think we've found one. While he's not as tall as Samuel Pergande, he sure has the moves. In a Facebook post, 'Laine Kristina' posted a video of her son Charlie reenacting every move of the iconic routine to '(I've Had) The Time of My Life.'

STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber Discusses the Sex, Lies, and Espionage of STEPHEN WARD
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2013

Stephen Ward, which has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics by playwright Christopher Hamptonand lyricist Don Black, opens on 19 December 2013 at the Aldwych Theatre. The production, directed by Richard Eyre, is currently previewing with booking to 1 March 2014. Set and Costume designs are by Rob Howell, with lighting byPeter Mumford, sound by Paul Groothuis, projection design by Jon Driscoll and choreography by Stephen Mear. Stephen Ward is produced by Robert Fox Limited and The Really Useful Group. In the video below, Andrew Lloyd Webber discusses the sex, lies, and espionage of the story!

STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber Talks STEPHEN WARD on Graham Norton Show
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2013

Andrew Lloyd Webber just stopped by the Graham Norton Show, where he chatted about creating the new show and the possibility of changing the ending. Check out the full interview below!

BWW TV: Watch Performance Preview from New Andrew Lloyd Webber Musical- STEPHEN WARD!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2013

Earlier today at a special event at The Box in Soho, Stephen Ward was launched with cast and creative team as well as VIP guest MAndy Rice-Davies. Opening in the West End later this year, Stephen Ward, which has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics by playwright Christopher Hampton and lyricist Don Black, previews at the Aldwych Theatre from 3 December 2013 with press night on 19 December 2013. The production, directed by Richard Eyre, is currently booking to 1 March 2014. Set and Costume designs are by Rob Howell, with lighting by Peter Mumford, sound by Paul Groothuis, projection design by Jon Driscoll and choreography by Stephen Mear. Stephen Ward is produced by Robert Fox Limited and The Really Useful Group. Check out highlights from today's event below!


Jon Driscoll Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jon Driscoll been nominated for?
Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Outstanding Projection Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Chaplin: The Musical and Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Ghost The Musical .

What awards has Jon Driscoll won?
Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Charlie And The Chocolate Factory.