Author: Dan Large

Cultural recovery fund

Electric Foundry are pleased to announce today the receipt of a grant from the government’s cultural recovery fund, helping us to carry on working in the theatre sector in these difficult times.


Electric Foundry is proud to have worked with Lighting Designer Jessica Hung Han Yun and Scenic Designer Lizzie Clachan to create an installation of bespoke hanging light fittings, and a chair illumination system to intensify The Donmar Warehouse’s “Socially distanced sound installation”. All fittings created had subtle control over colour and output, discreet hanging and…
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City of Angels

Electric Foundry supplied and installed all set electrics for City of Angels the Musical at the Garrick theatre. This included light-boxes, chandeliers, battery and wireless operated desk and table lamps, colour changing cocktails and wall fittings.

Back to the Future

Electric Foundry was proud to supply Back to the Future the Musical in the Opera House Manchester with all they needed to electrify and illuminate wirelessly several stage trucks. We provided fixtures, LED tape, LED neon, battery charging and control solutions to the specification of Ammonite. Illuminating clock faces, street lamps and diner exteriors was…
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LED Tape Tester (LTT)

Available to buy soon. An all in one LED installation tool to power your soldering iron, and flash up your LED tape as you install it. Reduce the amount of items you carry around. Improve the quality and efficiency of your work by testing in segments. Reduce costly driver damage by measuring the wattage actually…
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Measure for Measure

Electric Foundry has engineered and built 40 custom light fixtures for Measure for Measure at the Donmar Warehouse, along with a complete backwall lightbox that allowed the surface to be illuminated in gradations. Each light fitting has a cool white beam of light emanating from the bottom, and a warm candle light illuminating the top…
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A look back at 2018

2018 was a busy year for all of us at Electric Foundry! We contributed all sorts of electrical solutions to a range of exciting and very different projects. Highlights in the world of theatre included: Set Electrics for Kinky Boots UK tour working alongside ASAP; 200 glowing lanterns for A Christmas Carol at the Old…
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