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Ben is a freelance Lighting Designer; he is also Associate Artistic Director of The Danger Ensemble. As Lighting Designer Ben has credits across theatre, dance and opera including productions with Queensland Theatre, Sydney Theatre Company, Melbourne Theatre Company, Malthouse Theatre, Opera Queensland, Belvoir, La Boite Theatre Company, Queensland Ballet, Sydney Festival, Brisbane Festival, Expressions Dance Company, The Danger Ensemble, HotHouse Theatre, The Nest Ensemble, Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre, JUTE Theatre, Stella Electrika, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Queensland University of Technology, Phluxus2 Dance Collective, Collusion, Company2, Brisbane Writers Festival, Gold Coast Arts Centre, Woodford Folk Festival and Kooemba Jdarra. As Associate Lighting Designer his work includes productions with Meryl Tankard and Barrie Kosky. Ben's work has been seen on stages throughout Australia and internationally, including in the UK, US, China & New Zealand. In 2012 Ben was invited (along with illustrator James Alley) to create an artwork for the Seven with Another exhibition at the Brisbane Powerhouse. The light sculpture created was based on five plays and was exhibited for several weeks. A return exhibition took place in April 2014. In 2013 Ben was invited to be Resident Lighting Designer with Queensland Theatre Company, and in 2014 and 2011 was an Affiliate Artist with the company. Ben lectures in Lighting Design and Scenography at Queensland University of Technology, is a Professional Member of the Association of Lighting Designers, and holds accredited membership of the Australian Production Design Guild.

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