Martyn Hunt

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017 - 2018Sound Designer
Theatre
Hairspray
David Rutter
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
Little Shop Of Horrors
Leanne Fincham
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
Magagascar
Leah Barnham
Theatricool
Lakeside Theatre
2017Sound Designer
Theatre
Jekyll & Hyde
David Rutter
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
Carousel
Nikki Mundell-Poole
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
Anne Of Green GablesMountview
Unicorn Theatre, London
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
House of Bernarda Alba
TBC
Mountview
Unicorn Theatre, London
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
Legally Blonde
Dan Herd
Mountview
2016Sound Designer
Theatre
Sister Act
Nikki Mundell-Poole
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2015Sound Designer
Theatre
Beauty & The Beast
Sally Scurrell
Thurston Community College
2015Sound Designer
Theatre

Sally-Ann Gritton
Mountview
Phoenix Theatre, London
2015Sound Designer
Theatre
Legally Blonde
Adam Woodhouse
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2015Sound Designer
Theatre
Grease
Jeremy Thomas
Mountview
2015Sound Designer
Theatre
42nd Street
Adam Woodhouse
COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2014Sound Designer
Theatre
GreaseCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2014Sound Designer
Theatre
Sweeney ToddCanterbury OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2014Sound Designer
Theatre
City Of AngelsMountview
Bernie Grant Arts Centre, London
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
The Sound of MusicCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
Half A SixpenceMountview
Bernie Grant Arts Centre, London
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
West Side StoryCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
Little Shop of HorrorsAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
Sweet CharityCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2012Production Sound Engineer / No1 Sound
Theatre
Santa Claus The MusicalChris Moreno Ltd
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
FameF.A.M.E Theatre
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
Calendar GirlsIce Productions Ltd
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
Guys & DollsCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
HairsprayAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
West End RevueDoncaster AOS
2012Sound Designer
Theatre
Oklahoma!COS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
AladdinQdos Entertainment
Cliffs Pavilion, Southend
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
High School MusicalF.A.M.E Theatre
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
Jesus Christ SuperstarCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
ChessAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
Hot MikadoDoncaster AOS
Doncaster Civic Theatre
2011Sound Designer
Theatre
Sweeney ToddCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2004 - 2010Managing Director
Theatre
ManyMM Productions Ltd
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
Peter PanQdos Entertainment
Cliffs Pavilion, Southend
2010Sound Engineer
Theatre
Lee Evans LiveMercury Theatre Ltd
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
Fiddler On The RoofF.A.M.E Theatre
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
FootlooseCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
ChicagoAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
Beauty & The BeastDoncaster AOS
Civic Theatre, Doncaster
2010Sound Designer
Theatre
Calamity JaneCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2009Sound Designer
Theatre
Fiddler On The RoofCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2009Sound Designer
Theatre
The King & IAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2009Sound Designer
Tour
Thorn Birds - A MusicalThe Wales Theatre Company
UK Tour
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
CarouselDoncaster AOS
Doncaster
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
Summer HolidayCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
South PacificCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
My Fair LadyCanterbury OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
AladdinDowntown Productions
Broadway Theatre, Peterborough
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
CinderellaPaul Tate Productions
Shaw Theatre, London
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
Titanic The MusicalHerne Bay OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2008Sound Designer
Theatre
My Fair LadyAberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
2007Sound Designer
Theatre
Oklahoma!Doncaster AOS
Doncaster
2007Sound Designer
Theatre
CamelotCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2007Sound Designer
Theatre
We Will Rock YouCOS
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
2007Sound Designer
Theatre
Annie Get Your GunHerne Bay OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2007Sound Designer
Theatre
Kiss Me KateCanterbury OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2006Sound Designer
Theatre
BarnumHerne Bay OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2006Sound Designer
Theatre
Me & My GirlCanterbury OS
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
2000 - 2004Sound Designer / Head of Hire & Sales
Theatre
ManyMM Productions Ltd
1999 - 2000Head of Sound
Theatre
Palm Springs FolliesPalm Springs Follies
Plaza Theatre, Palm Springs, CA.
1999Head of Sound
Cruise
Grand PrincessPrincess Cruises LA
1998 - 1999Sound Engineer
Film
Ulster TVUlster TV
Studio & OB
1998 - 1999Sound Engineer
Film
BBC NIBBC
Studio & OB
1997 - 1998Sound No1
Theatre
Blood Brothers
Bob
Bill Kenwright Ltd
UK Tour
1998Head of Sound
Cruise
Sun PrincessPrincess Cruises LA
Sun Princess
1998Commissioning Sound Engineer
Cruise
Grand PrincessPrincess Cruises LA
Grand Princess
1997 - 1998Sound No1
Theatre
Blood Brothers
Bob
Bill Kenwright Ltd
The Phoenix Theatre, London
1996 - 1997Sound Designer & Operator
Theatre
Robin Hood
Tudor Davies
E & B productions
Wimbledon Theatre
1995 - 1996Sound No1
Theatre
The Phantom Of The Opera
Hal Prince
Cameron Mackintosh
Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh
1993 - 1995Sound No2
Theatre
The Phantom Of The Opera
Hal Prince
Cameron Mackintosh
Her Majesty's Theatre, London
1994Sound Designer
Theatre
The Wizard of OzKevin Wood Productions
UK Tour
1993Lighting Designer
Theatre
What The Butler SawMercury Theatre Ltd
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
1991 - 1993Deputy Chief Electrician/Resident Sound
Theatre
All Mercury ProductionsMercury Theatre Company
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
1992Lighting Designer
Theatre
Run For Your WifeMercury Theatre Ltd
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
1991Sound Designer
Theatre
KesSheffield Theatres
Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
1990 - 1991Sound No2
Theatre
All Crucible ProductionsSheffield Theatres
Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
1990Temporary Deputy Chief LX
Theatre
All Mercury ProductionsMercury Theatre Company
Mercury Theatre, Colchester
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1987BTEC Electrical EngineeringColchester Institute of FE

    Additional Skills

    Experience in lots of Sound Systems & Equipment for over 25 years.

    In addition to Sound:-

    Sage Accounts

    Sage Payroll

    Various Rental Desk Packages

    Guide Dog Training.

    Lots More! :)

    Additional Information

    Professional Designer Member of the Association of Sound Designers.

    Full clean driving licence to 7.5 tonnes.

    Current enhanced CRB check.

    Referees

    Available Upon Request

    About me

    Martyn most recently worked at Blitz as Head of Theatre and previous to that as Sound Business Developement Manager, dealing with Account Management, Business Development, Project Management, RF Management, Client Contract Negotiation, Technical Support & Technical Sales Support.

    During his 33 years in the Live Events industry, Martyn has specialised in Theatre, but is also regularly involved in Conference & Corporate Events, has worked within the Television and Cruise Ship industries, and has also worked in the education field, lecturing and nurturing young talent.

    He is considered ‘a natural’ when it comes to Marketing and Comms for business, has excellent commercial instincts, and comes highly recommended. He is also highly regarded within the industry dealing with high profile clients and accounts, contract negotiations, project management, and also Technical Support as and when required.

    As a Sound Designer & Engineer for Musical Theatre. His work has been heard in the West End, in most of the UK's Theatres, in Europe, in Asia and in the United States. Within this time his expertise has also covered the area's of both hire and sales, whilst dealing with most of the major manufacturing & hire companies.

    He is also a Professional Designer member of the Association of Sound Designers.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • 7.5T
    Organisation Memberships
    • ASD (UK)
    • Association of Sound Designers (UK)
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Children's Theatre
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Concerts
    • Cruise Ships
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Exhibitions
    • Festival
    • Festivals
    • Fringe
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Panto
    • Pantomime
    • Presenting
    • Recording
    • Revue
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Musical)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Tragedy
    • TV
    • TV (Live)
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)