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Paule Constable

 
Bio:
National Theatre credits include Pinocchio, Follies, Mosquitoes, Common, Angels in America, The Red Barn, The Suicide, Wonder.land, Behind the Beautiful Forevers, Table, This House (also West End and Chichester), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (also West End and Broadway, Olivier ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
National Theatre credits include Pinocchio, Follies, Mosquitoes, Common, Angels in America, The Red Barn, The Suicide, Wonder.land, Behind the Beautiful Forevers, Table, This House (also West End and Chichester), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (also West End and Broadway, Olivier ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
LIGHTING DESIGNER
 
[West End, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Design
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Design
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019] [Replacement]
Lighting Design[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Design
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Lighting Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Lighting[Replacement]
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design (Part 1)
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2009]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer

Paule Constable Biography

National Theatre credits include Pinocchio, Follies, Mosquitoes, Common, Angels in America, The Red Barn, The Suicide, Wonder.land, Behind the Beautiful Forevers, Table, This House (also West End and Chichester), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (also West End and Broadway, Olivier Award for Best Lighting 2013, Tony Award for Best Lighting), The Comedy of Errors, Danton, The Power of Yes, Phedre, Death and the King's Horseman, War Horse (also West End and Broadway, 2011 Tony Award for Best Lighting), Some Trace of Her, Women of Troy, Triple Bill, Saint Joan, Attempts on Her Life, The Caucasian Chalk Circle (tour and Cottesloe), Waves, Southwark Fair, Paul, Coram Boy, Translations, The House of Bernarda Alba, His Dark Materials (2005 Olivier Award, Best Lighting), Play Without Words, Three Sisters, Jumpers and Ivanov. For the RSC: Wolf Hall (also West End and Broadway), As You Like It, The Prince of Homburg, The Seagull, Tales From Ovid, The Dispute, Uncle Vanya, Beckett's Shorts and The Mysteries. Other credits include Heisenberg for Elliott Harper at the Wyndhams, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Cripple of Inishmaan (also Broadway), Peter and Alice and Privates on Parade for the Michael Grandage Company at the Coward Theatre; Elegy, Luise Miller, (Royal Court Theatre), Ivanov (Donmar at the Wyndham's), The Chalk Garden (2009 Olivier Award for Best Lighting), The Man Who Had All the Luck, Othello, Absurdia, The Cut, Proof and Little Foxes (Donmar Warehouse); How to Hold Your Breath, Clybourne Park, Posh, The City, Krapp's Last Tape, Forty Winks, Boy Gets Girl, Nightsongs, The Country, Dublin Carol and The Weir (also West End and Broadway) for The Royal Court; Happy Days, Feast, The Good Soul of Szechuan, Generations and Vernon God Little (Young Vic), 17, Herons, Blasted, Three Sisters, The Servant and Oliver Twist (Lyric Hammersmith), Don Carlos (Sheffield Crucible and West End. Olivier Award for Best Lighting), Love Never Dies, Half A Sixpence (also Chichester), Oliver!, Evita (West End) and Les Miserables 25th anniversary concert at the O2, together with designing the lighting for the new 25th anniversary production of Les Miserables (worldwide and on Broadway) and the new production of The Phantom of the Opera; Moon for the Misbegotten and Dancing at Lughnasa (The Old Vic) and five productions for Theatre de Complicite. Opera includes Carmen, Faust, Rigoletto, The Marriage of Figaro, The Magic Flute and Macbeth (Royal Opera House), The Marriage of Figaro, The Cunning Little Vixen, Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Billy Budd, Rusalka, St Matthew Passion, Cosi fan tutte, Giulio Cesare, Carmen, the Double Bill and La boheme (Glyndebourne), Benvenuto Cellini, Cosi fan Tutte, Medea, Idomeneo, Satyagraha, La clemenza di Tito, Gotterdammerung, The Rape of Lucretia and Manon (ENO), Peter Grimes (Opera North), Pelleas and Melisande (Scottish Opera), Norma, Cav and Pag, Roberto Devereux, The Merry Widow, The Marriage of Figaro, Don Giovanni and Anna Bolena (Metropolitan Opera New York), The Tales of Hoffman (Salzburg Festival), Poppea (Theatre des Champs Elysees), Agrippina and A Midsummer Night's Dream (La Monnaie), Cosi fan tutte and The Ring Cycle (Opera National du Rhin), Tristan und Isolde (New National Opera Tokyo), and productions throughout Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand. Dance includes The Goldberg Variations (Kim Brandstrup), Seven Deadly Sins (Royal Ballet), Naked (BalletBoyz), and The Red Shoes, Sleeping Beauty, Dorian Gray, Play Without Words (Matthew Bourne). Paule is an Associate Director of the National Theatre and an Associate of the Lyric Hammersmith and for Matthew Bourne's New Adventures. She has been nominated for a further six Olivier Awards and for the 2007 Tony Award for Coram Boy and a 2013 Tony Award for The Cripple of Inishmaan. She has received three Critics Circle Awards in LA and two in New York along with two Drama Desk Awards. She received the Hospital Award for contribution to theatre and was the first recipient of the Opera Award for Lighting in 2013. She has also received the Knight of Illumination Award twice. She is a Fellow of Goldsmiths College and an honorary fellow of Rose Bruford College and Central School of Speech and Drama.

Paule Constable Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - White Light Award For Best Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Follies
 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - White Light Award For Best Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Angels In America
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Angels in America
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Paule Constable, Angels in America
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two
 
Olivier Awards - 2015 - Best Lighting Design
Paule ConstableWolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Lighting Design of a Play Gold Star
Paule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Paule Constable, Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2014 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule Constable, Les Miserables
 
Olivier Awards - 2014 - Best Lighting Design
Paule ConstableThe Light Princess
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical)
Paule Constable, Les Miserables
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Paule Constable, The Cripple of Inishmaan
 
Olivier Awards - 2013 - Best Lighting Design
Paule ConstableThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Special Award Gold Star
Paule Constable, War Horse
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Love Never Dies
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule Constable, War Horse
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Lighting Design of a Play Gold Star
Paule Constable, War Horse
 
Olivier Awards - 2009 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule ConstableThe Chalk Garden
 
Olivier Awards - 2009 - Best Lighting Design
Paule ConstableIvanov
 
Olivier Awards - 2008 - Best Lighting Design
Paule Constable, War Horse
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Coram Boy
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Paule Constable, Coram Boy
 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule ConstableDon Carlos
 
Olivier Awards - 2005 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Paule ConstableHis Dark Materials
 
Olivier Awards - 2003 - Best Lighting Design
Paule ConstablePlay Without Words
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Paule Constable, Amadeus
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Lighting Designer
Paule ConstableAmadeus
 
Olivier Awards - 1993 - Best Lighting Designer
Paule ConstableThe Street Of Crocodiles

Paule Constable News

Daniel Mays, Celinde Schoenmaker, Marisha Wallace, and More Will Lead GUYS & DOLLS at Photo Daniel Mays, Celinde Schoenmaker, Marisha Wallace, and More Will Lead GUYS & DOLLS at the Bridge Theatre; Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Casting has been announced for Guys & Dolls, coming to the Bridge Theatre in March 2023.

National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More Photo National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

The National Theatre has announced three new productions for 2023 and the revival of the critically acclaimed The Father and the Assassin. A new production devised by The PappyShow will tour directly to 55 schools across England, and National Theatre Live brings The Crucible, Othello and GOOD to cinema goers around the world.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE UK and Ireland Tour Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2022

All new rehearsal photos have been released for the National Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of The Ocean at the End of the Lane, based on the best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Premieres Tonight At Arts Centre Melbourne Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Premieres Tonight At Arts Centre Melbourne
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 3, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera premieres at Arts Centre Melbourne tonight after its record breaking season at the Sydney Opera House.

EASTENDERS' Charlie Brooks Joins the UK Tour of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE Photo EASTENDERS' Charlie Brooks Joins the UK Tour of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2022

Full casting for the National Theatre's production of The Ocean at the End of the Lane has been announced, with screen and stage actor Charlie Brooks joining the previously announced cast as Ursula and Jasmeen James joining as understudy.

Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD Photo Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

Award-winning, international touring company Complicité (The Encounter, Can I Live?) has announced the full casting for the world premiere of a new work for the theatre Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead, conceived and directed by their Artistic Director and Co-Founder Simon McBurney.

LES MISERABLES On Sale Friday At The Hippodrome Theatre, October 21 Photo LES MISERABLES On Sale Friday At The Hippodrome Theatre, October 21
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2022

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, will go on sale tomorrow, Friday, October 21 at 10 a.m. for its engagement at the Hippodrome Theatre (Feb 7-12, 2023). Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster.com.

Cast Announced For the UK and Ireland Tour of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE Photo Cast Announced For the UK and Ireland Tour of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2022

Casting is announced for the National Theatre's critically-acclaimed production of The Ocean at the End of the Lane, based on the best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman. Adapted by Joel Horwood and directed by Katy Rudd, this thrilling adventure of fantasy, myth and friendship will visit 29 towns and cities, across the UK and Ireland and will come to Milton Keynes Theatre on 27 June 2023.

New Dates Added for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA In Melbourne Photo New Dates Added for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA In Melbourne
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 10, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom  of the Opera is making its way to Melbourne in just 3 weeks after its record breaking season at  the Sydney Opera House. New dates have just been released across the summer for the Arts  Centre Melbourne season, where audiences will experience one of the most successful and much  loved musicals of all time. 

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA to Play Arts Centre Melbourne, New Dates Added Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA to Play Arts Centre Melbourne, New Dates Added
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 9, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera is making its way to Melbourne in just 3 weeks after its record breaking season at the Sydney Opera House. New dates have just been released across the summer for the Arts Centre Melbourne season, where audiences will experience one of the most successful and much loved musicals of all time.

Paule Constable Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night Of Broadway-Bound THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA In Chicago Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night Of Broadway-Bound THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA In Chicago

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 7, 2022

The world premiere production of The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical has officially opened in Chicago! The production began performances on July 19th, and celebrated opening night tonight, August 7th. The production runs through August 21st at Broadway In Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre. Watch the opening night curtain speeches from producer Kevin McCollum and director Anna D. Shapiro.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Sydney Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Sydney

by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022

The energy in the rehearsal room continues to intensify as the 37-strong company count down towards the first preview of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera at the globally renowned Sydney Opera House on 19 August. Get a first look inside rehearsals in the all new video here!

Photo/Video: Get A First Listen To The Songs Of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA; Cast Meets The Videoplay
Photo/Video: Get A First Listen To The Songs Of THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA; Cast Meets The Press In Chicgo

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2022

The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical hosted a welcome press event at Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre ahead of the musical’s world premiere. Check out photos of the cast meeting the press, get a first look at the cast in rehearsal, and listen to Elton John preview songs from the show!

VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2022

New footage has been¬†released of¬†LES MIS√ČRABLES¬†at the Sondheim Theatre.¬†Check out the all new trailer here!

Washington National Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season Videoplay
Washington National Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season

by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

Washington National Opera today announced its 2021‚Äď2022 season featuring a triumphant return to the Opera House stage, four world premiere commissions celebrating the Kennedy Center‚Äôs 50th Anniversary, debuts from acclaimed and rising opera stars, the return to the pit for Principal Conductor Evan Rogister and the WNO Orchestra & Chorus, and more.

VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of West End Premiere of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of West End Premiere of THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE

by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2021

The Ocean at the End of the Lane, which was scheduled to begin performances last autumn, will now open at the Duke of York's Theatre in 2021, with previews beginning from 23 October 2021, playing for a limited run, with a press night on 4 November 2021. Check out a sneak peek!

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return! Videoplay
VIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return!

by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2019

Ahead of its first performance at the Sondheim Theatre tonight, get a look at rehearsals as a new chapter in Les Miserables history, as the cast prepares for its West End production.

VIDEO: First Look at Matthew Bourne's SWAN LAKE at the Ahmanson Theater Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Matthew Bourne's SWAN LAKE at the Ahmanson Theater

by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2019

Swan Lake runs December 3, 2019 a?" January 5, 2020 at the Ahmanson Theater.

VIDEO: Watch LES MIS Tour's Fantine, Melissa Mitchell, Sing I Dreamed a Dream Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch LES MIS Tour's Fantine, Melissa Mitchell, Sing I Dreamed a Dream

by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2017

Yesterday, Melissa Mitchell stopped by Windy City LIVE to give us a sneak peek into the current North American Tour of Les Mis. Check out her I Dreamed a Dream below:

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About? Videoplay
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About?

by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Including such classic songs as Broadway Baby, I'm Still Here and Losing My Mind, Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical FOLLIES is being staged for the first time at the National Theatre. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, the production is directed by Dominic Cooke (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom). In the video below, get a look behind the scenes with the company talking about what this classic musical is about!


Paule Constable Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Paule Constable been nominated for?
White Light Award For Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Follies , White Light Award For Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Angels In America , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Angels in America , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Angels in America , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two , Best Lighting Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Les Miserables , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for The Light Princess , Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Les Miserables , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Cripple of Inishmaan , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Special Award (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horse , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Love Never Dies , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for War Horse , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for War Horse , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for The Chalk Garden , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Ivanov , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for War Horse , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Coram Boy , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Coram Boy , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Don Carlos , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for His Dark Materials , Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Play Without Words , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Amadeus Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for Amadeus and Best Lighting Designer (Olivier Awards) for The Street Of Crocodiles .

What awards has Paule Constable won?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Best Lighting Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Les Miserables, Special Award (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horse, Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for War Horse, Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for War Horse, Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for The Chalk Garden Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for Don Carlosand Best Lighting Design (Olivier Awards) for His Dark Materials.