Ian McClellan is an award-winning Lighting Designer based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. His work includes The Addams Family, Moby Dick, The Wedding Singer, and more.

Ian is pursuing his BFA in Drama Design from the University of Alberta and is expecting to graduate in 2024. He has worked with Catalyst Theatre, Saskatoon Opera, Storybook Theatre, Front Row Centre Players, The Honest Collective, and Scorpio Theatre.

Ian’s design practice is focused on the Lighting Design of Musicals & Plays, though he also involves himself as a Scenic Designer, Scenic Painter, and and Projection Designer. He has worked on upwards of 30 projects thus far in his career and is constantly pursuing new shows and projects.

When not at the tech table or in the previs suite, Ian participates in the Improvisation Theatre Scene, with a long history as a Loose Moose Theatre Company member assisting with Lights or Sound, FOH, and backstage.

Ian is a student member of the Associated Designers of Canada, IATSE ADC Local 659, and engages in PACT and Indie Contracts. Please contact Ian for more info or if the project’s scope is outside of ADC.

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