RJD is able to take a project from concept to completion. From creating a romantic ambience at weddings, enhancing divinity in houses of worship, or spotlighting an actor with pin point perfection, Roy's creativity and expert knowledge means he is able and happy to meet your unique needs from conception to showtime.
"Thank you so much for all your work lighting up our wedding. We absolutely loved seeing your ideas come to life. It was more than we ever imagined and keep hearing guests complimenting all the lights. Roy our wedding was that much more unforgettable because of you!" J & D
Roy Jackson, RJD's owner, has over 40 years of experience serving clients including the Province of Alberta, City of Edmonton, the Edmonton Public School Board, The Edmonton Public Library, Peerless Trout First Nation, Edmonton Valley Zoo, Northern Light Theatre, Workshop West Playwright's Theatre, The Wetaskiwin museums, and many houses of worship, event planners, and individuals.
"Not only does Roy have an extensive knowledge of lighting equipment, trends and programming, but Roy brings with him an enthusiasm and creativeness that has made him a valued partner and an essential service provider to the (Valley Zoo Development society and the (Zoominescence) festival.
Valley Zoo Development Society
Roy Jackson is an award winning lighting designer who starting in the industry over forty years ago as a "roadie" doing the lighting for travelling bands. He then went on to provide lighting design for theatre. His creative vision and artistic ability combined with his hands on practical knowledge of the nuts and bolts of lighting is a combination that makes RJD unique in the field.
"In this (play We Had a Girl Before You) Johnston (actor) is materially assisted by the narrative contributions of Roy Jackson’s virtuoso lighting design: this is a production where theatrical lighting can change time and place, not to mention atmosphere, in a blink."
Liz Nicholls, The Edmonton Journal
Roy Jackson Design is known for our friendly, customized, affordable service. Being a small company, we have an ability to adapt quickly to your evolving needs.
We are so thankful for your help over the last weekend. You single handedly got us through a very tight situation and were so willing to go out of your way to help.
On behalf of Mill Woods Assembly Musical Team (Pastor Bernie, Pastor Jeremiah, Brandon, Richard and Lawrence) and myself,
Mill Woods Assembly"
Roy Jackson Design is excited to work with you and serve all your lighting needs. Give us a call today!
"Roy!! You were just awesome! Amazing!! The best!! Truly, I am so so so excited to work with you again – thank you SO MUCH for coming down and being honestly – just wonderful to work with! You created a beautiful design and brought this whole production up to the next level. I thank you and look forward to many future projects!"
RJD worked with Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre on this amazing production in February 2023 created by Heather Inglis and Darrin Hagen Pictured Melissa Thingelstad Photo by dbphotographics
RJD worked with Northern Light Theatre on this production in January 2023 starring Linda Grass and Kristin Johnson Photo by Ian Jackson
RJD provides lighting design and installation annually for the Zoominescence event at the Edmonton Valley Zoo. This photo is from December 2022. Photo by Jacqueline Lamb
RJD had the pleasure to work with Carter-Ryan Productions at the Banff Springs Hotel in December 2022
Photo by Roy Jackson