Will Thompson | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Will Thompson

Training

2016 - 2019 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Theatre Sound
2014 - 2016 Priestley College, BTEC Level 3 Production Arts, A Level Music Technology, A Level Electronics

Productions at Central

2018 Production Sound Engineer - When The Rain Stops Falling (Eric Loren)

2018 Production Sound Engineer - Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. (Hannah Hauer-King)

2018 Production Sound Engineer - The Sound and The Fury ( Sasha Milavic Davies)

2017 Sound Designer and Composer - Hamlet (Geoffrey Coleman )

2017 Sound Designer - Bridge Project: Julius Caesar (Sinead Rushe)

2018 Sound Designer and Composer - The Caucasian Chalk Circle (Jesse Fox and George Evans, Engineer Theatre)

2018 Sound Designer, Co-Composer and Arranger - Lost Empires (Cara Nolan)

Experience

Professional

2018 Sound Designer and Composer - The Gulf - M Green Productions - Tristan Bates Theatre (Matthew Gould )

2018 Sound Crew - Julius Caesar - The Bridge Theatre - The Bridge Theatre (Nicholas Hytner)

2017 Production Sound Engineer and Sound No. 1 - The Prince - Scott Bellamy Productions - Arts Theatre (Scott Bellamy)

2017 Production Sound Engineer - The State of Things - The AC Group - Jack Studio Theatre (Thomas Attwood)

2017 Sound No. 1 - Pete n' Keely - M Green Productions - Tristan Bates Theatre (Matthew Gould)

2016 Video Designer - The Right Ballarina - Pump Out Productions - The Hen & Chickens Theatre (Matthew Gould )

2016 Sound Designer - All In The Timing (Edinburgh Fringe) - Chubby Hmm Productions - Greenside Venues (Matthew Gould )

2016 Sound and Video Designer - Valerie Hobson - Evergreen Theatrical Productions - Jermyn Street Theatre (Matthew Gould)

2015 Sound Designer - The Gambit - Rampant Plays - Greenside Venue and Tour (Matthew Gould)

2015 Glass Protégé - - Giant Cherry Productions - Park 90 (Matthew Gould )

2015 Sound Designer - Telescope - Aloff Theatre - Testbed1 (Matthew Gould)

Workshops and Research and Development

2018 Sound Designer - Maggot Moon - Unicorn Theatre - The Unicorn Theatre (Jesse Jones)

2015 Sound Designer - Midnight the Musical - Aloff Theatre - St James Studio (Matthew Gould )

Installation

2018 Sound Designer - Hamlet - National Portait Gallery - National Portait Gallery (Geoffrey Colman )

2018 Sound Crew - Twelfth Night - Young Vic - Young Vic Theatre (Kwame Kwei-Armah)

2018 Qlab Programmer - Kraken Rum: ScreamFest - Les Enfants Terribles - MC Motors Venue

2018 Qlab Programmer - RED5 - Les Enfants Terribles - National Centre For Circus Arts (Joe Hufton)

Memberships

Association of Sound Designers

Skills

Experienced, competent programmer & operator of QLab, Ableton Live and a variety of DiGiCo and Yamaha digital mixing desks. Comfortable prepping and fitting radio mics. Skilled bassist, guitarist, pianist, vocalist and flutist. Good knowledge of rehearsal and production processes and a good sense of initiative. Positive work ethic and a capacity to learn new methods and systems quickly. Full Clean UK Drivers License. Full DBS.

Current production

Lost Empires

Email

william.thompson@cssd.ac.uk

Website

willthompsonsound.org