As a Lighting Designer Hayden has a broad range of experience in designing for all types of performance.
Whether it be for Live Music, Theatre, Corporate, Dance or Events Hayden brings a fresh and innovative approach to the use of Light to the project using his limitless imagination, creativity and commitment to deliver unforgettable stage moments to the show.
With recent tours and one off shows including Glassjaw, Kurt Vile, White Denim, The Night Flight Orchestra, The Amity Affliction, Chip, The Pineapple Thief, Godsticks, Me And That Man, Bleed From Within, Delta Sleep, Toddla T & Sonic Boom Six; Hayden has experience with lighting for various genres ranging from Hardcore, Metal, Rock, Blues & Prog to Grime, Ska, Indie & Pop as both a touring LD and as an in-house LD.
Hayden's design work with City Of London has included commemorative events & performances at the Old Bailey Court & Middle Temple Hall creating designs that were effective & mesmerising, meeting the needs of the events. As a Lighting Designer for theatre, ranging from fringe and medium sized venues to site specific performances, Hayden has always brought a strong understanding of the text and context for the performance and incorporates this into the aesthetics of the design.
Trained in various design softwares such as WYSIWYG, AutoCAD & Vectorworks Hayden can produce visualisations to present and demonstrate how the show design would look to clients. Hayden also owns his own Avolites Consoles to pre-program and tour with.
As a lighting technician Hayden has most recently toured with Demi Lovato, Post Malone and John Fogerty on European & UK arena tours and festival dates.