School of English and Drama

Jules Deering, BA (Sussex)


Technical Director of Drama

Room Number: ArtsOne G.15


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, large scale street theatre, and the deployment of unconventional technical practices and equipment.  He has designed and/or composed for PeriplumCompany:Collisions, Zofia Kalinska/Ariel Theatr (Poland), George Dillon’s Vital Theatre, Chicago Underground (USA), Linda Marlowe, Leikin Loppu, and Fireraisers. He contributed a chapter to the recently published book Jaroslav Malina in Scenography and Painting, and  is planning research into ‘Radical Scenography’ and the Catalan School of Theatre Design. He teaches the Second Year Drama module Action Design.

Undergraduate Teaching

I have taught on:

  • DRA245: Action Design