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Christopher Petridis


Chris is a lighting and video designer from Adelaide, South Australia. Following his completion of the Technical Production course at the Adelaide Centre of the Arts, Chris has continued to develop his experience across theatre, dance, and other live events in Australia and internationally.

Chris recently worked with the World of WearableArt in New Zealand to design the lighting for their 2019 arena show which was performed to 60,000 people. He designed and has been touring with the show 13 Ways to Look at Birds featuring Paul Kelly, James Ledger, Alice Keath and the Seraphim Trio.

Chris has worked with State Theatre Company of South Australia on A View from the Bridge, Brothers Wreck, In The Club, Terrestrial, Mr Burns, Red Cross Letters, Eh Joe for the Beckett Triptych, Gorgon, Masquerade, The Kreutzer Sonata, Maggie Stone and Little Bird. Chris has completed designs for Theatre Republic’s The Bleeding Tree and Lines; Is This Yours’ Angelique; Brink Productions’ Long Tan; Tiny Bricks’ Deluge; Australian Dance Theatre’s Objekt, Of All Things, The Beginning of Nature Part 1 and Ignition 2016; Restless Dance Theatre’s Zizanie and Touched; Slingsby Theatre Company’s The Boy Who Talked to Dogs, Songs for Those Who’ve Come Across the Seas, Emil and the Detectives and The Mouse, The Bird and The Sausage; Windmill Theatre Company’s Creation Creation, Hiccup!, Beep, Grug and the Rainbow, Big Bad Wolf and Story Thieves; Force Majeure’s Never Did Me Any Harm; Vitalstatistix’ Cher and Quiet Faith and Flying Penguin’s Bitch Boxer and Seawall.

Performances with state opera south australia