Leigh Ann Vardy is a lighting designer for theatre and dance. She has worked in theatres across Canada including the Globe Theatre, Neptune, Buddies in Bad Times, Great Canadian Theatre Company, the National Arts Centre, Soulpepper, Factory Theatre, The Segal Centre, Centaur Theatre, The Stratford Shakespeare Festival, and the Charlottetown Festival, among many others. She has a keen interest in designing new works and has been part of the creative team for many world premieres. Leigh Ann has won five Merritt Awards for design and has been nominated for the Siminovitch Prize. Leigh Ann is an instructor and coach at the National Theatre School of Canada.