Paul Pyant studied at RADA. He has long associations with The Royal Opera, ENO, Glyndebourne, NT, Donmar Warehouse, Almeida Theatre, English National Ballet and Northern Ballet. Theatre. Opera work abroad includes productions in the USA (including for the Metropolitan Opera, New York, and in Los Angeles, Seattle, Houston and San Francisco), Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Japan, Austria, Germany, Spain, Russia, Monte Carlo and Italy. He has lit Gawain, Boulevard Solitude, La clemenza di Tito, Stiffelio, Don Giovanni and The Minotaur for The Royal Opera.