BENJAMIN PILAT

LIGHTING DESIGNER  |  EDUCATOR  |  ARTIST

Light is a powerful design tool that creates experiences and tells stories. Throughout my career, I’ve helped clients and students tell their stories through theatre, ballet, opera, television, concerts, and events.

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LEARN LIGHTING

Want to start a career in lighting or take your skills to the next level? Check out the essential resources below.

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STAGE LIGHTING BOOTCAMPS™

Enroll in a crash course on a variety of lighting topics. These in-person training programs offer college-level material on an accelerated schedule.

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BOOKS

Not ready for a class? So You Wanna: Learn Stage Lighting  is a quick read to help you decide if stage lighting might be your thing.

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ABOUT

Benjamin Pilat is a lighting designer and educator with 10+ years of industry experience. Formerly the head of Production/Design at Pepperdine University and Lighting Director of Los Angeles Ballet, Pilat’s current focus is modernizing lighting education to better prepare students for success in the industry.


Member, United Scenic Artists, Local 829.

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Venice, CA ※ New York, NY ※ Honolulu, HI