Ian William Galloway

Director / Designer

Ian is a designer & director, working mostly in theatre, opera, film & music. He started working with Mesmer in 2003 while we were resident at the National Theatre in London.

As a video & projection designer for the stage, he has designed shows in the West End and on Broadway, for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Frantic Assembly, Complicite, Improbable, Headlong, the National Theatre, National Theatre of Scotland and National Theatre Wales, and in opera with the English National Opera, Metropolitan Opera, Scottish Opera, English Touring Opera, the Opera Group, Bremer Oper, Opera de Lyon, Nationale Reisopera and the Mariinsky. He has created visuals for pop stars, bands, fashion events and awards shows.

As a director, he has made music videos, shorts, fashion and dance films. In a previous life, he was a touring musician. His film work can be found on his website at ianwilliamgalloway.com

Featured Projects

Projections Of Halloween Themed Tweets At The Southbank
A Performer Emerges From Blue Light In Stranger Things: The Drive-Into Experience
Photograph Of A Female Performer From Sleepless, The New Romantic Musical Comedy Based On The Original Story And Screenplay Of The Rom-com Classic Sleepless In Seattle
Still From The 300 Person Event During Lockdown Showing A Video Wall Of People Taking Part
Still Image From The Secret Cinema Secret Sofa, Showing A Map Of The World And Three Performers Inset
The Starcourt Mall From The Secret Cinema Stranger Things Production
Performers From Frozen: A Musical Invitation On Stage At Disneyland Paris
Shot From The Stage Production God Of Chaos Showing The Moderators Behind A Wall Of Screens.
A Woman Behind A Laptop Silhouetted Against A Wall Of Numbers, Taken From White Pearl
Actors Onstage During A Performance Of Noughts And Crosses
Photograph From The Bells For Peace Event Showing A Crowd Of People Cheering And A Thank You Message On A White Background
Actor On Stage During The Monstrous Child
Computers Screens And Participants From Secret Cinema's Casino Royale
Shot From Goats Showing A News Crew Conducting An Interview.
Woman Onstage Singing Into A Microphone During The Magic Flute.
Actors On Stage During Genesis Inc
Shot Of The Stage For Secret Cinema's Romeo & Juliet
Shot Of The Neon Futurist Chinatown From From Blade Runner
Screenshot From Benjamin Moore Video Showing A Man Sat In A Yellow Room.
Stage Shot With Actors During A Production Of Prism.
Aerial Shot From Manchester Interational Festival.
Hansel And Gretel On Stage Covered In Multicoloured Video Walls.
Shot Of The Stage With Video Projections From The Graduate.
Stage From Mosquitoes, Showing A Planetarium Projection With A Group Of People On Stage.
Shot Of The Stage From Big: The Musical.
Mickey Mouse On Stage Dancing.
Stage Shot From Agrippina Of Arches And Two People Centre Stage.
The Set From Schikaneder, With Actors Gatherimg Around A Hot Air Balloon Projected Onto The Rear Wall.