Fall into the Gap

Fall into the Gap

There are not many professions about which someone can say they "fell into it," but lighting design seems to be one of these. Case in point, Alex Reardon: He began working for lighting companies "as a general-purpose grunt" then learned to program the Wholehog® and Icon Console™. His first show as LD was in 1994 for UK-based boy band East 17; he was also crew chief, programmer, and board op. He went on to light European tours including Vanessa Mae, Des'ree, Tears for Fears, and Kim Wilde, and

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