This page is part of the archive of the sound design exhibit for the 2016 SBTD Make Believe exhibition. The sound design exhibit was curated by Karen Lauke, and the website and kiosk version was developed by Patrick H. Lauke

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GARETH FRY

GARETH FRY IS AN AWARD WINNING SOUND DESIGNER BEST KNOWN FOR CREATING WORK FOR LEADING UK THEATRE DIRECTORS SUCH AS JOHN TIFFANY, COMPLICITE’S SIMON MCBURNEY, KATIE MITCHELL AND SCHA WARES. IN 2011 HE WAS VOTED CHAIR OF THE NEWLY FORMED ASSOCIATION OF SOUND DESIGNERS (ASD). IN 2012 HE WAS ASKED BY DANNY BOYLE TO DESIGN THE SOUND EFFECTS FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES. HE WON THE 2007 OLIVIER AWARD FOR HIS WORK ON WAVES AT THE NATIONAL THEATRE WITH KATIE MITCHELL, FOR WHICH HE WAS DESCRIBED BY THE GUARDIAN AS VISIONARY. HE WON THE 2009 OLIVIER AWARD FOR HIS WORK ON NATIONAL THEATRE OF SCOTLAND’S BLACK WATCH DIRECTED BY JOHN TIFFANY, AND THE 2009 HELPMANN AWARD FOR THE SHOWS PERFORMANCE IN AUSTRALIA.

HIS WORK INCLUDES 20 PRODUCTIONS AT THE ROYAL NATIONAL THEATRE, 12 AT THE ROYAL COURT AND COUNTLESS MORE AT VENUES SUCH AS THE DONMAR WAREHOUSE, OLD VIC, YOUNG VIC AND IN THE WEST END. HE HAS WORKED EXTENSIVELY INTERNATIONALLY, INCLUDING IN NEW YORK, BERLIN, COLOGNE AND DUBLIN.

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WILDEFIRE

WRITTEN BY ROY WILLIAMS
HAMPSTEAD THEATRE, LONDON

THE PLAY LOOKS AT THE DIFFICULTIES OF POLICING MODERN DAY LONDON. THE SOUNDSCAPE INCLUDES A RECORDING I MADE AT THE PROTESTS AGAINST INCREASING STUDENT TUITION FEES WHILST "KETTLED" IN PARLIAMENT SQUARE IN 2010.

DIRECTOR: MARIA ABERG

SET AND COSTUME DESIGN: NAOMI DAWSON

LIGHTING DESIGN: JAMES FARNCOMBE

SOUND DESIGN: GARETH FRY


THE MASTER AND MARGARITA

BY MIKHAIL BULGAKOV
COMPLICITE

THIS TRACK IS MADE FROM SOUNDS AND VOICES FROM COMPLICITE'S THE MASTER AND MARGARITA WHICH TOURED EUROPE. THE PLAY IS AN ADAPTATION OF BULGAKOV'S NOVEL, WHICH FOLLOWS THE CHAOS THAT UNFURLS WHEN THE DEVIL PAYS A VISIT TO SOVIET RUSSIA.

DIRECTOR: SIMON MCBURNEY

SET DESIGN: ES DEVLIN

COSTUME: CHRISTINA CUNNINGHAM

LIGHTING: PAUL ANDERSON

SOUND DESIGN: GARETH FRY

VIDEO DESIGN: FINN ROSS

PUPPETRY: BLIND SUMMIT THEATRE

3D ANIMATION: LUKE HALLS