Sidney is an emerging Lighting Designer working regularly across Melbourne and Brisbane. He is a 2021 graduate of the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Design and Production) degree at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA), where his coursework efforts were recognised, being awarded the Cassidy Bequest Scholarship for Production.
His design credits include ‘Yiddish Divas: Into the Red Tent’ (Kadimah Yiddish Theatre), 'Songs of the Flesh' (Danger Ensemble), 'Motherlod_^e' (Frenzy Theatre), 'Bach's Universe' (Aus Brandenberg Orchestra), 'Still Buried' (Kathryn Yates), 'Monark' (Scimm Dance), ‘American Opera Double Bill' (Linda Thompson), ‘Macbeth’ (Bruce Langdon), ‘The Spook’ (Daniela Farinacci), ‘The Hello Girls’ (Jason Langley), and ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ (Georgina Naidu).
His works have been seen by audiences across Australia. Upcoming shows in 2023 include 'Parade' (Soundworks), ‘The Human Voice’ (BK Opera), ‘Peter Rabbit’ (Small Crown Productions), ‘Uncle Vanya’ (Anthropocene Play Co), and ‘Niusia’ (Kathryn Yates).
Sidney identifies as an artist with a disability and is passionate about increasing access and diversity within creative and technical teams.