John Bulleid

Illusion Designer

John is currently designing illusions for A Midsummer Night's Dream (RSC), and Wishmas (The Old Bauble Factory). He is UK Illusions Associate on Harry Potter & The Cursed Child (Palace) and The Ocean at the End of the Lane (Noël Coward).

Theatre credits include: Further Than the Furthest Thing (Young Vic); Robin Hood, The Tempest (Regent's Park Open Air); Ride (Curve, Southwark Playhouse, Charing Cross); Piaf (The Gate); The Magician's Elephant (RSC); Into the Woods (Theatre Royal Bath); A Christmas Carol (Nottingham Playhouse, Alexandra Palace); The Worst Witch (Northampton, UK Tour, Vaudeville - winner of 'Best Family show' Olivier Award, 2020). Death of a Salesman (Piccadilly);  #WeAreArrested (RSC/Arcola); Oi Frog! (Lyric); Our Lady of Kibeho (Northampton, Stratford East); The Lost Spells, Beauty And The Beast (Watford Palace); Doctor Who: Time Fracture (Immersive London); The Canterville Ghost (Unicorn); Witches of Eastwick (Cirkus); When Darkness Falls (Park, UK Tour); Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain (Theatre Royal Bath); The Invisible Man, Partners in Crime (Hornchurch); The Star (Liverpool Everyman); The Inn At Lydda (Shakespeare's Globe); Dirty Dancing (Secret Cinema); The Gypsy Thread (National Theatre Studio).


Associate Theatre credits include: Prince of Egypt (Dominion); The Ocean at the End of the Lane (National, UK Tour); A Very Very Dark Matter (Bridge).