Ben Smith

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Sound Operator / System Designer
Theatre
Voices of the West End
Gingerboy Productions
OT Event Technicians
UK Tour
2020Sound #3
Theatre
Back to the Future
John Rando
Colin Ingram Ltd
Manchester Opera House
2019 - 2020Sound #2
Theatre
Dick Whittington and his Cat
Susie McKenna
Hackney Empire
Hackney Empire
2019Deputy Head of Sound
Theatre
Fiddler on the Roof
Trevor Nunn
Sonia Friedman Productions
Playhouse Theatre, West End
2018 - 2019Sound #2
Theatre
Fiddler on the Roof
Trevor Nunn
Menier Chocolate factory
Menier Chocolate Factory
2018Sound Engineer
Theatre
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeNational Theatre Studio
UK Schools Tour
2018Sound Assistant
Theatre
Frogman
Jack Lowe
Curious Directive
International Tour 2018
2018Associate Sound Designer
Theatre
Henry V
Elizabeth Freestone
STF Theatre
Tobacco Factory (Bristol) & UK Tour
2018Sound Engineer
Event
Canon EOS R LaunchCanon
Shoreditch Electric Light Station
2018Radio Mic Runner
Theatre
Pericles
Emily Lim
National Theatre Studio
Olivier Theatre
2018Sound Designer
Theatre
Why Even BotherJoakim Gunby
C Venues, Edinburgh Fringe
2018Sound #2 Dep
Theatre
Heathers the Musical
Andy Fickman
Bill Kenwright Ltd
The Other Palace
2018Associate Sound Designer
Theatre
POP MUSIC
James Grieve
Paines Plough
Latitude, Birmingham Rep & UK Tour
2018Sound #2
Theatre
Ruthless! The Musical
Richard Fitch
Arts Theatre, London
2017 - 2018Sound #2
Theatre
Barnum
Gordon Greenberg
Menier Choloate Factory
Menier Choloate Factory
2017Sound Assistant (Placement)
Theatre
The Last Testament of Lillian Bilocca
Sarah Frankcom
Hull City of Culture 2017, Hull Truck Theatre
Guildhall Hull
2017Sound Assistant (Placement)
Theatre
The Seagull
Sean Holmes
Lyric Theatre Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
Tomorrow I'll Be Twenty
Catherine Alexander
Complicite
West Yorkshire Tour
2017Sound Dep
Theatre
Half a Sixpence
Rachel Kavanaugh
Cameron Mackintosh
Noël Coward Theatre
2017Sound Assistant
Theatre
Frogman
Jack Lowe
Curious Directive
Edinburgh Fringe & UK Tour
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
The Empress
Pooja Ghai
Embassy Theatre
2017Sound Dep
Theatre
Thriller LiveFlying Music
Lyric Theatre
2017Sound Dep
Theatre
Stepping Out
Maria Friedman
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Vaudeville Theatre
2016 - 2017Sound Dep
Theatre
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Marianne Elliott
National Theatre Studio
Gielgud Theatre
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
Tomorrow I'll Be Twenty
Catherine Alexander
The Pleasance
Pleasance Theatre
2016Sound Dep
Theatre
School of Rock
Laurence Connor
Really Useful Group
New London Theatre
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
From Morning to Midnight
John Walton
CSSD
Webber Douglas Studio
2016Sound No.2
Theatre
Comics for CalaisThe Old Vic
2016Sound Operator
Theatre
2016/17 Season LaunchThe Old Vic
2016Sound Dep
Theatre
Imogen
Matthew Dunster
The Globe
Globe Theatre
2016Sound In/Out Crew
Theatre
Home Chat
Martin Parr
Finborough Theatre
2016Sound Operator
Event
Stella Artois: The Time PortalStella Artois
MC Motors, Dalston
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
Richard III
Simon Dormandy
CSSD
Studio 1
2016Sound Crew
Theatre
The Wizard of Oz!Weymouth Pavilion
2015Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
Into The WoodsJellicoe Theatre
2015Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
#OutofTouchJellicoe Theatre
2015Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
This TimeJellicoe Theatre
2015Sound No.1
Theatre
Catch The Wheel That Breaks The ButterflyJellicoe Theatre
2015Sound No.2
Theatre
Little Shop of HorrorsJellicoe Theatre
2015Sound Designer
Theatre
Spring AwakeningJellicoe Theatre
2014Orchestra Mixer
Theatre
Sister Act
Martyn Knight
Weymouth Pavilion
2014Sound No.2
Theatre
Sean Huges: PenguinsWeymouth Pavilion
2014Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
We Will Rock YouJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
RedhandedJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
Two Worlds ApartJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
One Night StandJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound No.1
Theatre
When It Rains It PoursJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
CompanyJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound No.1
Theatre
Perfect ProtestJellicoe Theatre
2014Sound No.2
Theatre
DrivenJellicoe Theatre
2013Sound Designer/No.1
Theatre
GreaseJellicoe Theatre
2013Sound Operator
Theatre
Daniel Bye: The Price of Everything
Daniel Bye
Dorchester Arts
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2018Theatre Sound DesignRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama
    2015BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma Production ArtsBournemouth & Poole College

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Zoom H6, Behringer x32, QLab, Logic Pro X, Ableton Live
    I can operate:
    DiGiCo SD10, DiGiCo SD11, DiGiCo SD8, DiGiCo SD9, DiGiCo SD Series, Yamaha Mixing Consoles, Sennheiser Wireless Systems

    Additional Skills

    Ben is based in London where he trained in Theatre Sound at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. He really enjoy’s working as part of a collaborative process and working within the rehearsal room to create a sound design. His aim with every project is to create the highest standard of work possible.

    About me

    Theatre Sound Design & Operation

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Association of Sound Designers (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Regional Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    Interested in
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • No