Here at Andybigfoot Entertainment our technical staff have decades of experience of entertainment based sound, lighting and AV ranging from local pub disco equipment to 1000+ capacity stage systems and music festivals and events. With professional training in sound and light installation, design and operation and also in stage management and set design.

 

As a team, led by company founder Andrew Parker and senior technician Tom Bishop we are available for consultation, installation, operation, design and training, either with your equipment or in conjunction with our hire service. If you are interested in any of these services please contact us with more information to find out how we may be able to assist with your project.




Andrew Parker - Company founder

Sound and Light Technician and operator, Stage manager, DJ, ASM, DSM

Andrew started working in the industry in 1997. Having started initially as a performer he soon fell into the technical side, something he started after school as a qualified computer technician before putting his hand to use in the field he really wanted to work in gaining a strong working knowledge of analog systems. After touring the country working on in house equipment for the first 7 years he started building his own setup, initially providing support for dance teams and competitions, small shows and discos Andrew has grown the company significantly since 2012 and is now able to provide technical services for much bigger events, shows and festivals. Andrew also completed a BA degee in Theatre Production as a mature student.


Tom Bishop - senior Technician

Sound and Light Technician and operator, Stage manager, DJ, ASM, DSM

Having been working in the industry for several years, including several shows in DisneyLand Paris, Tom completed a BA degree in Theatre Production at Canterbury Christ Church in 2015 and has excellent knowledge in all related fields of the industry with a priority working on digital systems.

 

Ron Warren - Engineer

General technician, ASM, DJ

Ron started in the industry as a DJ in the 1970's at a time where building your own systems was not unusual. Ron has great hands on knowledge of sound equipment and is still custom building equipment to suit our requirements.

 

Mel Lawes

Technician, stage management and FOH

With several years experiance as theatre technician, stage manager and front of house supervision working in theatres like the Marlow in Canterbury and the National Theatre in London alongside a masters degree in theatre studies Mel has built up a strong working knowledge of the industry as a whole.

 

Philip Hill

Technician

Philip has a vast knowledge primarily as a lighting technician gained from many years of experience.

 

Karen Parker

Costume Designer

Karen is an experienced costume designer for performance. With a BA in fashion and textiles Karen has been making costumes for dance and stage for 20 years.