School of English and Drama

Jules Deering, BA (Sussex)


Technical Director of Drama



Having originally trained as a composer, Jules spent 15 years as a theatre lighting and sound designer before working in higher education. He has worked for numerous companies across the world, and has a particular interest in site responsive work, and the deployment of unconventional technical practices and equipment.  He has designed and/or composed for Periplum, Company:Collisions, Zofia Kalinska/Ariel Theatr (Poland), George Dillon’s Vital Theatre, Chicago Underground (USA), Linda Marlowe, Leikin Loppu, and Fireraisers. He is planning research into the relationship between the development of theatrical form and scenography, and teaches the First Year Drama module Staging the Image.

Undergraduate Teaching

I have taught on:

  • DRA245: Action Design