Matthew Karmios

    • Sound Designer
    • Technical Manager / Director

    London

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2020
Matthew Dougall
number9reviews.blogspot.com
2020The use of Umbrellas is brilliant.
Pub Theatres 1
pubtheatres1.tumblr.com
2020A smashing production!" "it's quality stuff
Penny Flood
chiswickw4.com
2020A throbbing sound track
Loretta Monaco
londontheatre1.com
2020
J2
closeupculture.com
2020aided by sound from Matthew Karmios, which highlights the relevance of social media today
Lucy Bacon
islingtontribune.com
2020
Ciara Kelleher
thoselondonchicks.com
2020
Rebecca x
withinherwords.co.uk
2020
Keith Mckenna
britishtheatreguide.info
2020The sound effects and quality of recording are very good
Matthew Dougall
number9reviews.blogspot.com
2020What discipline, alongside so much fun! Absolutely loved it.They couldn't have done it without you.
Hilary Belden
apexproductiongroup.co.uk
2020This production was sensational. It was unbelievably great. Both my son's wanted to see it again the very next day.
Shareen Gray
apexproductiongroup.co.uk
2020The sound was a revelation
Torin Dougles
chiswickbookfestival.net
2020A simple set and clever lighting design is used very effectively to suggest a multitude of different settings.
VERNON THOMPSON
mattkarmios.weebly.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2021 - 2022Sound Designer/Sound No 1
Theatre
ILLUSION:IMPOSSIBLE International Theatre/Arena TourHJ Promotions
2020Sound Designer/Editor
Theatre
Creature Features
Christina Balmer/Freya Alderson
The XV Theatre Company
2020Sound Designer/Editor
Theatre
Dusted with Sugar
Christina Balmer/Freya Alderson
The XV Theatre Company
2020Technical Director | Director | Sound Designer | Lighting Designer
Theatre
GREASE
Matthew Karmios
Twyford Academies Trust
William Perkin C of E High School
2017 - 2020Technical Director
Event
Bedford Park Festival
Tassy Russel
Bedford Park Festival
Bedford Park Festival
2019 - 2020Technical Co-ordinator
Education
Twyford Academies TrustTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford Academies Trust
2019Sound Designer | FOH Engineer | Monitor Engineer | Tour Manager
Tour
Brad Ryan - Wellies and WristbandsApex Production Group
Touring
2019Sound Designer | Lighting Designer
Theatre
thread
Veronica Quilligan
XV Theatre Company
The Hope Theatre
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
SNAG
Tony Traxler
Apex Production Group
The Tabard Theatre
2019Sound Designer | Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
The Jungle BookTwyford Academies Trust
William Perkin C of E High School
2019Sound Designer | Lighting Designer
Theatre
Oliver!Twyford Academies Trust
Ealing Fields High School
2019Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
My Darling ClemmieApex Production Group
Bedford Park Festival
2019Lighting Designer
Theatre
Agatha Crusty and the Village Hall Murders
Ellie Hopkins
Theatre W4
Questors Theatre
2016 - 2019Live Events Technician
Education
Twyford Academies TrustTwyford Academies Trust
2018Sound Designer | Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
We Will Rock YouTwyford Academies Trust
William Perkin C of E High School
2018Sound Designer | FOH Engineer
Music
RAF Big Band TourApex Production Group
Touring
2018Sound Designer | Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
Perfect Pitch
Hazel Collinson
XV Theatre Company
The Tabard Theatre
2018Sound Designer | Sound Op
Theatre
Annie
Esta Charkham
WLDA
POSK Theatre
2018Sound Designer | Technical Supervisor
Theatre
School of RockTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
2018Lighting Designer
Theatre
Sylvia's Wedding
Hazel Collinson
Theatre W4
Questors Theatre
2018Sound Designer | FOH Engineer | Recording Engineer
Music
Peterborough Christmas MagicApex Production Group
Peterborough Cathedral
2015 - 2018Sound Engineer
Music
Classic FM Live (Recording for Broadcast)
Matthew Dilley
About Sound
Royal Festival Hall, Barbican, Birmingham Symphony Hall, Cadogan Hall
2016 - 2018Technical Director
Event
Chiswick Book Festival
Torrin Dougles
Chiswick Book Festival
2017Sound Designer | Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
The Lion, The Witch and the WardrobeTwyford Academies Trust
William Perkin C of E High School
2017Visual Designer | Video Op
Theatre
About HeroesApex Production Group
2017System Tech | Technical Supervisor
Theatre
HairsprayTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
2017Sound Designer | Lighting Designer | Technical Director
Theatre
Relitively SpeakingXV Theatre Company
The Tabard Theatre
2017Lighting Designer | Sound Designer | System Designer
Music
BBC Concert Orchestra Film GalaApex Production Group
Broadway Theatre, Peterborough
2017Sound Designer | FOH Engineer
Music
Peterborough Christmas MagicApex Production Group
Broadway Theatre, Peterborough
2016Sound Designer | Sound No 1
Theatre
The King & ITwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
2016Sound Engineer | System Tech
Music
Peterborough Christmas MagicAbout Sound
Broadway Theatre, Peterborough
2015Technical Supervisor
Theatre
The Sound of MusicTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
2013Followspot Op
Theatre
AnnieTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
2012Mic Tech
Theatre
Beauty and the BeastTwyford Academies Trust
Twyford C of E High School
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2020Ofted's Early Years Education Level 2Cpd
    2020Mental Health and Young People Level 2Cpd
    2020Environmental Health & SafetyCpd
    2020Customer Due Diligence Level 2Cpd
    2020Anti-Terrorist Financing Level 2Cpd
    2020Heath & Safety Risk AssessmentsCpd
    2020Working at HeightCpd
    2020PpeCpd
    2020Lone Worker Risk Assessment Level 2Cpd
    2020Driving SafetyCpd
    2020COSHH Level 1Cpd
    2020Allergens Level 2Cpd
    2020Manual Handling Level 2Cpd
    2020Lone Worker for Managers Level 3Cpd
    2020Lone Worker Level 2Cpd
    2020Health and Safety Level 2Cpd
    2020Health & Safety for Managers Level 3Cpd
    2020Fire Safety for the Responsible Person Level 2Cpd
    2020Fire Safety for Managers level 3Cpd
    2020Fire Safety for Fire Wardens Level 2Cpd
    2020Fire Safety Level 2Cpd
    Soundgrid 201Waves
    2019First Aid at Work (3 Day)Alan John Associates
    20193A + 3B LicenseIpaf
    2018Emergency First Aid at Work (1 Day)Alan John Associates
    2018Fire WardenCpd
    2018GDPR EssentialsCpd
    Tallascope TrainingAluminium Access Products
    Dante Level 2Audinate
    Harness Training (Working at Height)Speedy Services
    Dante Level 1Audinate
    Titan Advanced ProgrammingAvolites
    SD Series TrainingDiGiCo
    Wireless Mastered - Live EventsShure
    2016ElectronicsTwyford Academies Trust
    2016ComputingTwyford Academies Trust
    Music TechTwyford Academies Trust

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Avolites Titan One, Sennheiser G4 300, Waves Soundgrid, Digico SD9, Meyer UPA-1P, Digico D5T
    I can operate:
    Waves Soundgrid Network, DiGiCo SD Series, ETC ION Console, Yamaha QL/CL Consoles
    Available for hire, I have:
    Sennheiser G4 300, Waves Soundgrid, Digico SD9, Meyer UPA-1P, Digico D5T

    About me

    Experienced Freelance Sound Designer and Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. Skilled in Technical Managment, Event Planning, Sound Design and Lighting Design for Theatre, Live Music, Festivals, Corporate and Bespoke Events.

    I have been working on live events for the past 7 years. In this time I have taken on a number of roles from FOH and Monitor Engineer to Sound Design and Lighting Design as well as Technical Managment. I have a passion for all things events and I'm always looking to expand and grow as both a person and a proffesional.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • Fire Warden
    • First Aid (Any)
    • PAL Card
    • Personal Licence
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate