let the flames begin

Let The Flames Begin. lightfires has been creating bespoke images and events for over 12 years. Our effects have brought internationally acclaimed shows to audiences in their thousands and more delicate perhaps more surprising artistic uses of fire to smaller audiences. We can provide anything from a single effect to a piece of theatre, devise a whole pyro-animated performance, or craft a firework celebration to suit your needs.

7 alleys

by Periplum

The 7 Alleys are coming alive again. To some, the alleys are a place of games and laughter, where friendships are made and magic can happen. To others, they’re a place for facing fears where ghosts, strange mists and unexplained noises stalk our corners and only the brave dare to tread.


7 ghost stories on a ghost page

Written in a ghost book

Torn from a ghost page

From the Land of Green Ginger

To the shores of East Hull

Searching for midnight in the 7th alley portal

From little tearaways to old boys who sit in the pub, they all loved it. People are still talking about it and I can’t stop smiling when I think about it.
— Christina Reading, local resident.



Commissioned as part of Land of Green Ginger for Hull UK City of Culture.

Music created by Barry Han, Mike Simmonds and Periplum.

Script by Periplum (Damian Wright & Claire Raftery).

Films shot by A00 Media, Driftwood Productions, Northern Visuals.

Photographer  Anete Sooda Photography, James Mulkeen

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