Gorden Austin Gaden was in the RAF. His first job in the theatre was at Chichester Festival Theatre.
When he married Sue, he retired from the theatre and moved to Crieff, Scotland. He had a daughter: Rachel and son Robin. He was a keen golfer and a member of Muthilll Golf Club (Perthshire) where is is credited with designing their current website.
- Lighting, The City Wives’ Confederacy, Greenwich Festival
- Lighting Designer, Murder on the Nile, Bill Kenwright/Churchill Theatre Bromley
- Lighting , Noises Off, Michael Codron
- Lighting, Noises Off, Michael Codron Ltd
- Lighting, Deathtrap
- Lighting, Make and Break, Michael Codron
- Lighting Designer, Deathtrap
- Lighting, Calamity Jane, Belgrade Theatre Company
- Lighting, Dandy Dick, Chichester Festival Theatre, H M Tennent Ltd, and Knightsbridge Theatrical Productions Ltd
- Lighting, The Director of the Opera, Chichester Festival Theatre Company