“...The lighting was awesomely imaginative and innovative, despite many restrictions. It supported the performance and looked good from every angle despite little rehearsal. It created a wonderful sense of scale, and stunning and tasteful use of projection mapping, making Buckingham Palace a performer in its own right..."
"... a Triumph of Illumination that made us all gasp..."
"...As the sun set, the pictures started to take on a magical quality, and when it got completely dark, we were in fairyland. The stage lighting and the visuals were extraordinary, and your skill in transforming the stage was amazing...you produced, without doubt, the most exciting lighting design I've ever worked with ..."
"...thanks for being so inventive and flexible and finding solutions rather than problems..."
"...At all the performances of Classical Spectacular this Autumn there has been a renewed and spontaneous standing ovation after the 1812 Overture. The creativity that has gone in to the new production has I believed resulted in one of the best shows we have ever done so thank you all once again for your continued support..."
"...Thankyou for an invaluable contribution - the event was an enormous success with almost 10 million watching on BBC television - Images of this spectacular event were carried across the Globe..."
"...We took up a challenge and thanks to your positive attitude, talent and enthusiasm, we overcame it - It will be my honour to work with you again..."
"...Just a quick note to say that looked fantastic and the lighting and effects were Spectacular..."
"...Buckingham Palace turned neon pink and beautiful images were beamed onto it. The building became a work of art - the kind of art that speaks volumes to my generation..."
"...As a culturally savvy, triumphantly modern spectacle, I've never seen anything like it...it was the most extraordinary sight...so revolutionary...so modern and so uniquely British: no other nation would have had the bottle..."
"...That was a triumph - it could not have been better or more spectacular..."
"...I thought the lighting was just right - subtle, but with a hint of glamour..."
"...I must say his work is of World Class quality and I would strongly recommend him for the expertise and excellence that he has in his line of work..."
"...I can't thank you enough for the great lighting, it completely transformed everything - the hats - the room - the models - into another dimension. What beautiful lighting everybody said after the show, it really was magnificent..."
"...I wanted to thank you for creating such amazing lighting - the exhibition looks fantastic - you have created exactly the aesthetic that Philip always intended to convey - it is wonderful to watch everybody's response to the show..."
"...thank you for your hard work, for your perseverance and for your talent, it really has paid dividends. Our show is receiving unbelievable plaudits and accolades, it really is an excellent piece of work..."
"...Durham Marenghi's lighting design is delightful throughout..."
"...the real star of the show was Durham Marenghi with his cascade of computer controlled lights..."
"...Durham Marenghi's Lighting added a new dimension to concert going..."
"...backstage I never saw the full glory of the lighting, but from everyone's reports, all night, you did brilliantly..."
"...both Voytek and Durham Marenghi prove themselves to be masters of their craft..."
"...bathed in a warm honeyed glow..."
"...the lighting of Durham Marenghi where the rapid changes of colour and pattern served to charm and calm rather than dazzle and confuse the eye..."
"...Durham Marenghi's computerised lighting plot is one of the wonders of the theatrical world..."
"...the first of The Durham Marenghi's apocalypse-like changes..."