Sydney Opera House

Simon Lefort


Background: Born, Surrey, England. Completed Advanced Diploma of Lighting at Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts in 2003. He has been employed with Opera Australia as a Senior Lighting Supervisor since 2004

OA repertoire: Simon has worked on over twenty-five OA productions, working with directors such as Bruce Beresford, Neil Armfield and Stuart Maunder. He has been Lighting Designer for OA’s Christmas at the House (Sydney Opera House) and La bohème at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl (Melbourne). Simon has been an Associate Lighting Designer on OA’s productions of Carmen, Rusalka, La traviata, Werther, The Mikado and My Fair Lady