Michael Walton made his debut with Pacific Opera Victoria as lighting designer for the April 2012 production of Donizetti's Maria Stuarda. He returns in February 2013 for Albert Herring
Recent design credits include: The Cryptogram, The Year of Magical Thinking (Belfry Theatre); Twelfth Night, The Misanthrope, As You Like It, The Tempest, King of Thieves, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth, Hamlet, A Word or Two, Henry V, The Matchmaker, (StratfordShakespeare Festival); The 39 Steps, A Christmas Carol – The Musical, White Christmas, Oliver!, Blood Brothers (Theatre Aquarius); Mimi (or a Poisoner's Comedy), East of Berlin, Generous (Tarragon Theatre); The Last Five Years, The Drawer Boy, Sexy Laundry, Moonlight and Magnolias, Over the River and Through the Woods (Grand Theatre);’Night Mother (Soulpepper); A New Brain (Acting Up Stage); Offensive Shadows (Studio180); Norway, Today, Tiny Dynamite (Theatre Smash); Oliver!, This Is How It Goes (NeptuneTheatre); The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?, The Last Five Years (Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre); The Vertical Hour (Prairie Theatre Exchange); Little Women(Citadel); The Year of Magical Thinking (National Arts Centre); Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (La Jolla Playhouse, California). Associate Special Effects Designer, The Lord of the Rings (Kevin Wallace Inc.; London and Toronto).
Upcoming credits include Othello, The Three Musketeers, and Fiddler on the Roof (Stratford Festival).