Graig Russell is a South Africa-born actor, director and lighting designer, who grew up in the UK. He began his theatrical career as a child, before pursuing a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Performing Arts at Salford University, where he performed in various productions. It was also at University that he became interested in devised Theatre and voice training.
Graig has directed and done the lighting design for several YTG shows: a people apart 'A', 39 Redux (directing & lighting design); a people apart 'B', Are You...?, The Teleportation Project (lighting design).
He also co-wrote and performed in a people apart 'A' and Kikai-ga-shima, and will be appearing in the May 2015 remount of the latter.