Aedín Cosgrove Set and Lighting Designer and Co Artistic Director of Pan Pan Theatre.
Aedín works as a freelance designer in all areas of professional theatre production. During 94 to 96 she enjoyed a close working collaboration with writer Enda Walsh and Director Pat Kiernan designing all aspects of the original productions of Disco Pigs, Misterman and Sucking Dublin. Later she continued working with Pat Kiernan designing a large-scale site-specific production of Phaedra's Love by Sarah Kane. During this time also designed Lighting for the National Theatre's production of The Mai by Marina Carr (winner of the Dublin Theatre Festival critics award) and was co-Artistic Director of The Pan Pan International Theatre Symposium.
Aedín also designs all productions for Pan Pan, these include Bronze Twist (Best Overall Production Dublin Fringe Festival '95), Standoffish (winner of Adelaide Festival Fringe First 2000), Cartoon, which toured to Poland, Holland, Germany and South Korea, and most recently lighting for Mac-Beth 7, ONE Healing with Theatre, and Oedipus Loves You, set and lighting for Playboy of the Western World in Beijing and Project Arts Centre Dublin.
Aedín also works in Opera and Dance, designing Four Note Opera by Tom Johnson, Cinderella by Maxwell Davis, Marriage of Figaro, Mozart and Hamelin A chamber Opera by Ian Wilson, all for Opera Theatre Company Ireland, Giselle and Delicious Death for Fluxus Dance, Promises Promises for Trigger Productions, Beat Box Bingo for Catapult Dance and Turbulence for Shakram. Aedín also works as designer for the Crash Ensemble most recently the Gavin Bryars concert with Gavin Friday and the Steve Riech Marathon.