Grant began his career in theatre at The Court in 1988, spending four years as a lighting/sound designer and some time as a stage manager.
His previous Court Theatre credits include: Arcadia; Larnach; Treasure Island; The Producers; Grease; The Mikado; Mary Poppins and most recently Legally Blonde the Musical. His other theatre credits include: Madame Butterfly (Canterbury Opera); Les Misérables; Miss Saigon; Spamalot; Mamma Mia (Showbiz Christchurch); Phantom of the Opera (Showbiz Christchurch, Musical Theatre Dunedin) and Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Showbiz Christchurch).
For the last 19 years Grant has been co-owner of The Light Site, designing and supplying lighting for theatre, outdoor events, themed dinners, product launches and corporate events. He also tutors for schools and theatre groups, and his work includes feature architectural lighting.