Elliot Griggs is a multi-award winning Professional International Lighting Designer based in Croydon, South London. He trained in lighting design at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and has been designing lighting professionally for more than twelve years. He has designed for theatres including London’s National Theatre, Almeida Theatre, Royal Court, in the West End and Manchester’s Royal Exchange. As well as creating lighting designs for Punchdrunk, Jamie Lloyd Company, Headlong, HighTide and immersive events for Bompas and Parr.

He creates lighting designs for theatre, musicals, opera, dance and experiential events.

He also teaches lighting design and lighting programming for EOS to the next generation of lighting designers and technicians at drama schools and colleges.

Elliot is represented by Dan Usztan at United Agents.

Best Lighting Design
Off West-End Awards - Pomona, Orange Tree Theatre, London

New Talent In Entertainment Lighting
Worshipful Company of Lightmongers

Francis Reid Award
Association of Lighting Designers

Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre
Olivier Awards - The P Word


Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre
Olivier Awards - Blue Mist / Sleepova / The Swell

Best New Musical
Olivier Awards - Amelie The Musical

Best Entertainment or Comedy Play
Olivier Awards - Fleabag

Best Production
Off West-End Awards - An Octoroon

Best New Comedy
Olivier Awards - Dry Powder

  • An Octoroon - Photo by Helen Murray

  • Disco Pigs - Photo by Alex Brenner

  • Educating Rita - Photo by Andrew Billington

  • Fleabag - Photo by Matt Humphrey

  • Ivan and The Dogs - Photo by Basia Binkowska

  • Missing Julie - Photo by Marc Brenner

  • all of it - Photo by Manuel Harlan

  • Amelie The Musical - Photo by Pamela Raith