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HGLD is a full service lighting design firm for Live events including Theater, Dance, and Corporate Events. HGLD also creates Permanent Installations that can be seen at airports, museums, and theme parks. We pride ourselves in our artistry, impulsivity, and our ability to visually communicate with audiences and clients.

Alice in Wonderland at the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Choreographed by Derek Deane with scenic/costume design by Sue Blane. See the Design LaGuardia Airport Terminal B Water Feature Video content, lights, and audio are played in sync to create unique shows for travelers to view throughout the day. See the design Einstein's Dreams - Off Broadway This musical is based on the book which presupposes that Einstein came to his theory of relativity in his dreams where a muse in the form of a beautiful woman helps him unlock the secrets of time and space. See the Design Minute Maid Park; MD Anderson 70th Anniversary This was a very special anniversary dinner for MD Anderson Cancer Clinic in Houston. Produced by Ward & Ames. See the design

About Us

Herrick is an award winning lighting designer who has been designing for live events, film/tv, and permanent installations since the early 90's. His talent and experience led him to teach design at MIT and have allowed him to travel the world. Designing on 6 continents. His work has been seen all over NYC including Broadway's August Wilson, dozens of Off-Broadway theaters , regional theaters all over the U.S., And the Las Vegas Strip. Permanent installations include the LaGuardia Terminal B water feature, Madame Tussauds Times sq. & Las Vegas and many more. Large event designs have been presented in Dallas Cowboy stadium, The Toyota Center, Araneta colliseum in Manila , Madison Sq. Garden, and hundreds of ballrooms around the world. Herrick's aesthetic and sense of humor have garnered him praise from collaborators and clients everywhere.

Due to recent successes we have created a sister company Evoke Collaborative. Be sure to visit there as well.

Honors & Awards

  • 2020 Drama Desk Nominee best Lighting Design “Einstein’s Dreams”
  • 2018 SALT award for best Lighting Design Syracuse Stage “Wizard of OZ”
  • 2011 Henry Hewes Nominee for Joe DiPietro’s “Falling for Eve”
  • 2010 Live Design Excellence award for Best Theatrical Lighting Design
  • 2009 ISES Big Apple award for Best Event Lighting
  • 2009 Henry Hewes (formerly American Theatre Wing) Nominee for “Rooms a Rock Romance”
  • 2009 LDI Redden Award for Excellence in Theatrical Design

Our Full Body of Work

All
Theatre
Dance
Concerts
Architecture
Film/Tv
Corporate

LaGuardia Airport Terminal B

Architecture

Night of Walden

Dance

Royal Pains

Film/Tv, ,

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Film/Tv, ,

The Night Before

Film/Tv, ,

Madame Tussauds Times Sq.

Architecture, Corporate

Ebay

Corporate

Serenade

Theatre

Rooms

Theatre

Myths and Hymns

Theatre

Loaded

Theatre

Glass Menagerie

Theatre

Firedance

Dance, Theatre

Falling For Eve

Theatre

Antigravity: The Tour

Dance, Theatre

A Chorus Line

Theatre