LXarts Ltd.

Lighting services for all types of Theatre, Corporate Events, Festivals, & Large Scale Arena Productions











Lighting Designer~ Ross Corbett

Ross was born and began his lighting career in Inverness, Scotland. During four years with Edencourt Theatre he lit many plays, ballets, operas and pantomimes before leaving in 1985 to take on a years European tour with the London Ballet Theatre. Freelance since 1986, his Lighting Design credits are varied and abilities wide-ranging, from Arena versions of hit musicals through touring Opera, Ballet and Musicals in Europe. Ross was also responsible for crewing and managing Ford's Lighting in every major Auto show venue throughout Europe including Amsterdam, Barcelona, Frankfurt,Geneva, Glasgow, Madrid and Turin for over fifteen years.Whether a small hotel conference or a stadium concert the challenge is always met with experienced professionalism that befits his reputation for quality and versatility


Artistic Director~ Merlin Currie

Following several years with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden as a scenic artist / prop-maker, Merlin's subsequent freelance career covers a broad spectrum of Theatre; opera, ballet, panto, drama and West End musicals such as Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, Miss Saigon etc.

A versatile all-round artist, Merlin brings experience of Design in T.V. / film, advertising, corporate, conference & exhibition presentation, coupled with a comprehensive practical knowledge which is complimented by extensive illustration and computer publishing skills.








Design Credits

Bloomberg T.V. Xmas Event

(Finsbury Square, London)

Hair (Arena Oslo) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast, Des. David Sheilds.

Grease (Arena Stockholm, Scandinavian Tour) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast, Des. David Sheilds.

FAME the Musical (Arena version Oslo) Dir. Runar Borge, Ch. Karen Bruce, Des. David Sheilds.

Jesus Christ Superstar (Arena Oslo) Dir. Martin Yates, Des. David Sheilds

Dancing & Singing the Blues (Germ.) Dir/Ch. Stewart Avon Arnold & Paul Henry

Song & Dance, Loyd Webbers (Euro. Tour) Dir/Ch.Anthony Van Laast, Des.David Sheilds.

Classic Rock Spectacular (Arena Show) Dir.Anthony Van Laast,

CHESS the Musical (British Tour) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast, Des. Robin Wagner

Souls In Motion 4 (European Tour) Dir/Ch.Anthony Van Laast

CHESS the Musical (Arena version Oslo.) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast, Des. Robin Wagner

Dressing The Part (British Theatre Museum) Various Costume Designers

Aspects of Dance ( Dominion Theatre, London) Charity- Various Choreographers

Cardiff Arms Park Closing Tribute (incl. Shirley Bassey,Ant & Dec etc.)

(For T.V.) Dir. Mike Mansfield, Prod. Rod Gunner.

Carmen Jones the Musical (European Tour) Dir/Ch.Anthony Van Laast, Des. David Sheilds.

Lets Face The Music And Dance (European Tour) Dir/Ch.Anthony Van Laast, Des. Russ Barson

Cardiff International Arena Christmas Spectacular (TY HAFAN) Prod. Rod Gunner.

Shaanxi Chinese Dance & Acrobatic Ensemble (Brussels) Dir. Xu Peng Yi

Festival of Dance (Bridewell Theatre) Dir. Paul Hendry

Shall We Dance (Winter Olympics event,Lillehammer) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast, Des. Russ Barson

Souls In Motion 3 (European Tour & The Astoria,London) Dir/Ch.Anthony Van Laast

Aspects of Dance (Hackney Empire) Dir. Stewart Avon Arnold

Zoots & Spangles (Queen Elisabeth Hall,London) Dir. Ryan Francois

London Fashion Week (Chelsea Barracks)

Souls In Motion 2 (European Tour & The Astoria,London) Dir/Ch. Anthony Van Laast

Scottish Tourist Board Promotion (Network Nightclub, Edinburgh)

British Film Institute Awards Ceremony (South Bank)

Wayne Sleep And His World Of Dance Royal Gala (Royalty Theatre) Dir/Ch. Wayne Sleep

BBC Tomorrows World Lighting Technology Demo (Taunton)

An Evening With Wayne Sleep (Dominion Theatre,London) Dir/Ch. Wayne Sleep

Lillian Bayliss School / ENO Six Half Hour Operas (Riverside Studios).





Carmen ( Arena version - Dortmund,Birminham, Sydney, Melbourne & Tokyo - Harvey Goldsmith) Dir. Steven Pimlott, Des. Stefanos Lazaridis

Tosca ( Arena version - Tokyo, Japan - Harvey Goldsmith ) Dir. Fran. Zambello, Des. Peter Jampolis