Michael K. Hewitt

Lighting Designer of the Associated Designers of Canada

Michael is a graduate of Capilano University’s Technical Theatre Programme and an award winning Lighting Designer. Regional credits include: Concord Floral (Douglas College),  Kamwatan Nipe (Artsclub Public Reading), The Magic Flute (UBC Opera at Bard on the Beach), Mane Stage (Chor Leoni at Bard on the Beach), Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, The Laramie Project, Uncommon Women, Hair, The Wiz, Spring Awakening, Rocky Horror Show, Carrie: The Musical, Jesus Christ Superstar (FCP), The IT Girl (Dramanatrix), Cabaret, A Christmas Carol, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Exit 22). Award winning designs include: Kayak, Unity 1918, and The Cemetery Club (BST), The Outsiders (HSP). Upcoming: Coming Up For Air (Kay Meek), Cinderella (Metro), Merrily We Roll Along (United Players), A Midsummer Nights Dream (Exit 22), Antigone (Douglas College), Butcher (Prime Cuts Collective). In addition to design, Michael is also an experienced lighting programmer on Eos based consoles.

"...his use of colour in The Outsiders was simply tasty"

-John Cooper // Adjudicator of the Theatre BC's NSZ Festival at Presentation House Theatre, North Vancouver