Ben Smith

Training

2015 - 2018 Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Theatre Practice
2013 - 2015 Bournemouth and Poole College, BTEC Level 3 Ext. Diploma Production Art

Productions at Central

2016 Sound Designer - Richard III (Simon Dormandy)

2016 Sound Designer - From Morning to Midnight (John Walton)

2017 Sound Designer - Tomorrow I'll Be Twenty (Catherine Alexander)

2017 Sound Designer - The Empress (Pooja Ghai)

Experience

Experience

2017 Sound #2 - Barnum - Menier Chocolate Factory

2017 Assistant Sound - The Last Testament of Lillian Bilocca - City of Culture 2017 - Guildhall Hull

2017 Assistant Sound - The Seagull - Lyric Hammersmith

2017 Sound Designer - Tomorrow I'll Be Twenty - Complicite - West Yorkshire Tour (Catherine Alexander)

2017 Sound Assistant - Frogman - Curious Directive - Edinburgh Fringe & UK Tour

2017 Sound #3 Dep - Half a Sixpence - Noel Coward Theatre

2017 Sound #2 (May-June) - Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - National Theatre - Gielgud Theatre

2017 Sound #3 Dep - Thriller Live - Flying Music - Lyric Theatre

2017 Sound #2 Dep - Stepping Out - Bath Theatre Royal Productions Ltd. - Vaudeville Theatre

2016 Sound #4 Dep - School of Rock - SOR Productions UK Ltd. - New London Theatre

2016 Sound #2 Dep - Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - National Theatre - Gielgud Theatre

2016 Sound #2 Dep - Imogen - Globe Theatre

2016 Sound Crew - The Acedian Pirates - Sound Designer: Simon Slater - Theatre 503

2016 Sound No.2 - Comics for Calais - The Old Vic

2016 Sound Crew - Home Chat - Sound Designer: Pete Malkin - Finbrough Theatre

2016 Sound Operator - Stella Artois: The Time Portal - Autograph Sound Ltd. - DC Motors, Dalston

2016 In-House Crew - Joseph and his Amazing Technicolored Dreamcoat (UK Tour) - Weymouth Pavilion

2016 Sound Crew - Wizard of Oz! - Weymouth Pavilion

2015 Sound Designer/No.1 - We Will Rock You - SCAPA - Jellicoe Theatre

2014 Orchestra Mixer - Sister Act - WOW - Weymouth Pavilion

2014 Sound No.2 - Sean Huges: Penguins - Weymouth Pavilion

2013 Sound Operator - Daniel Bye: The Price of Everything - Dorchester Arts

Studying Experience

2016 Work Experience - EuGenius The Musical! - Sound Designer: Gareth Owen - London Palladium

2015 Sound Department Shadowing - Bend it Like Beckham - Phoenix Theatre

2015 Sound Designer/No.1 - Into The Woods - Jellicoe Theatre

2015 Sound Designer/No.1 - This Time - Jellicoe Theatre

2015 Sound No.2 - Little Shop of Horrors - Jellicoe Theatre

2015 Sound Designer - Spring Awakening - Jellicoe Theatre

2014 Sound Designer/No.1 - Two Worlds Apart - Jellicoe Theatre

2014 Sound Designer/No.1 - Company - Jellicoe Theatre

2014 Sound No.1 - Perfect Protest - Jellicoe Theatre

2013 Sound Designer/No.1 - Grease - Jellicoe Theatre

Memberships

Association Of Sound Designers

Skills

I have experience programming DiGiCo SD Consoles & Basic T Version Programming. Experience operating Yamaha and Midas desks. I am competent on QLab v2/v3, Logic Pro, MainStage & Ableton Live. A good knowledge of Sennheiser & Trantec Wireless Systems. Fit up experience on Theatre, Corporate and Live Music. I am also competent at Counterweight Flying and I have certificates in Working at Heights, Harness Safety, Harness Rescue and I am First Aid Trained. I am a competent Piano Player (Score Reading & Keyboard Programming on MainStage).

Current production

The Empress

Telephone

+44 (0) 7780 586483

Email

bensmithsound@gmail.com

Website

www.bensmithsound.com