Rachel Marlow

Lighting Designer

Rachel Marlow is a lighting and production designer, and co-founder of design company Filament Eleven 11 (with Bradley Gledhill). Filament Eleven 11 works collaboratively to produce beautiful theatre, live event productions and light installations. Rachel regularly works with Silo Theatre (Boys Will Be Boys, Mr Burns, Here Lies Love, Peter and the Wolf), Red Leap Theatre (Dust Pilgrim, Kororāreka, Owls Do Cry) and Auckland Theatre Company (Red Speedo, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead) as well as a vast array of independent artists. Recent career highlights include an off-Broadway production at the SoHo Playhouse New York of F.C.C’s Wild Dogs Under My Skirt (also seen at New Zealand Festival of the Arts 2018 and Auckland Arts Festival 2019), and a 2019 Auckland Theatre Award for the design team of Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead (ATC). Rachel hails from Lower Hutt, studied Theatre at Victoria University of Wellington and Royal Holloway, University of London, and relocated to Auckland in 2011. She continues to produce work that tours throughout the country and internationally.