Bernie Tan-Hayes has had a long and distinguished career in Theatre and Architectural lighting and AV design.
His credits for Opera Queensland include: The Marriage of Figaro, The Human Voice, The Call, Festival of Outback Opera
Other credits for both theatre and Opera: Queensland Theatre, Tiny Beautiful Things, God of Carnage. New Zealand Opera: La bohème and Eugene Onegin. Pinchgut Opera: Semele, The Fairy Queen, Orfeo, Dardanus, Idomeneo, Juditha Triumphans, David and Jonathan, Lormindo and Orpheus + Eurydice. Brisbane Festival: Miracle in Brisbane. Sydney Conservatorium of Music: Die Fledermaus, Dialogues of the Carmelites, The Pirates of Penzance. Opera Australia: Opera in the Bowl, Meet in Beijing Festival and the Yarrabah Community Opera. Griffin Theatre Company: Quack, Strange Attractor, Modern International Dead, Tiger Country, October, King Tide. Sydney Theatre Company: Travesties, Macbeth. Ensemble Theatre Company: The Little Dog Laughed, Ninety, Brooklyn Boy, Are you there, Derrida in Love, The Busy World is Hushed. La Boite Theatre Company: Amigos. NORPA: Mr BBQ, The Flood, Queensland Music Festival: Bobcat Dancing, Charters Towers the Musical. Erth Visual and Physical: Gondwana, Nargen and the Stars.
Bernie has also previously served as touring technical manager and lighting designer for: Sydney Theatre Company, Melbourne Theatre Company and Belvoir; and as Associate Lighting Designer to Nick Schlieper.
He is currently Technology and Content Principal for FPOV, a large international design consultancy.