Andy Lawson

Technical Manager (Lyceum Theatre)

Andy has worked in technical theatre for 20 years. His journey began at school and he has followed his unwavering ambition of working in West End theatre through to the present day. Now with over 12 years’ experience working in the bright lights of the West End, Andy has worked on some of the biggest shows in the world including Matilda, Lion King, Guys and Dolls, Chicago & Bend It Like Beckham.


Now working as technical manager at the Lyceum Theatre, home of the Lion King, Andy has spent the last 10 years in the Phoenix Theatre where he has dedicated his time as a carpenter and technician to building, producing and maintaining productions at the epicentre of world theatre. With the benefit of working in live entertainment, Andy has now mastered the ‘show must go on’ philosophy and has encountered many kinds of challenging scenarios that he has solved with innovative and creative solutions.