Lightning Designer

Marianne Lagus

“I have always admired Susanna’s detailed and polished visual style – I was thrilled to be able to work with her!” Marianne Lagus

Marianne Lagus graduated in 2000 as a lighting designer from Rose Bruford College in London. She has designed the lighting for many contemporary dance, theatre and new circus productions which have also been performed at international festivals. Lagus works as a lighting designer for Circo Aereo and Improvisation group Stella Polaris, which she has been a member of since 2001. She is currently studying film at the School of Art and Design in Helsinki in the Department of Film and Scenography. She has also made the lighting and space installation in Kajo, an art group of which she is a founding member.

Lagus designed the lighting for Susanna Leinonen Company’s Grain, and she also made the video material that comprised part of the work.