The Lighting Designer’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to: designing the plot, fixture placement, power/signal distribution and the final “look” of the show. The LD position is primarily used in General Session; pre-production meetings with the client are highly recommended.
The L1 works closely with the LD and directs the set/strike of the entire lighting system. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: directing fixture placement, assignment of dimmer patches, power/signal distribution, console programming and final focus and operation of the lighting console. The L1 is primarily used in the General Session and large Breakout Room environments.
The ME works directly with the LD/L1 with the distribution of power, assignment and patching of dimmers and lamp replacement. The ME is primarily used in the General Session environment.
The L2 assists the L1 with the set and strike of the entire lighting system. The L2’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting the L1 with truss building, fixture placement, power/signal distribution and focusing. The L2 can be utilized in all show environments.
The Spot Operator is proficient at operating various types of spotlights and is comfortable taking cues on intercom from the Show Director.