Richard Brookes


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Sound No. 1
Mother GooseThe Millfield Theatre
The Millfield Theatre
2019Sound Operator
Alice In WonderlandJoseph Purdy Productions
2019Technical Stage Manager / Sound Operator
Mike Shepherd
Freckle Productions
2018 - 2019Stage Manager
Marella DiscoveryPeel Entertainment
Marella Discovery
2018Senior Technician
Marella DiscoveryPeel Entertainment
Marella Discovery
2017 - 2018Senior Technician
Marella Discovery 2Peel Entertainment
Marella Discovery 2
2017General Technician
TUI / Marella Discovery 2Peel Entertainment
TUI / Marella Discovery 2
2016 - 2017General Technician
TUI DiscoveryPeel Entertainment
2016Sound and Lighting Engineer, QLab Operator
Family Life Hotels by TUI Evening EntertainmentLive Business
2016Sound Recordist and Boom Operator
James Morelli-Green
Charming Shark Film Company
2015Sound Engineer
Impressions of the Night
Oliver Symmons
Coventry University
Coventry University
2015Sound Designer / Sound Engineer
Paid For
Katherine Kalokoh
Outright Theatre
Ego Performance Company / Coventry University
  • Education

    2015Music TechnologyCoventry University

    About me

    A motivated, adaptive, self-employed BSc Graduate recently finished a 12 month contract as Stage Manager onboard the Marella Discovery for Peel Talent. Experienced in live sound, lighting, automation and staging as well as recording, mixing and mastering of audio in stereo and 5.1 surround sound both in a studio environment and on location. I have spent the last three years working overseas and I am looking for new experiences and to expand my career within the Entertainment industry.

    I am well organised, working well under pressure of strict deadlines and always eager to learn and apply that knowledge in solving problems and improving workflow.

    Experienced in using Digital mixing desks from Soundcraft and Yamaha, analogue mixing desks from Allen and Heath and Soundcraft in a live scenario and SSL and Audient desks in a recording scenario. Knowledge and experience of using Waagner Biro CAT190 automation console, Knowledge and experience of GrandMa on PC, RoadHog, Cuelux, Zero 88 FLX S24 and Jester lighting consoles, Pangolin Beyond 3.0 Laser Software, ECUE media servers and audiovisual show control operation using Figure 53's QLab 3 and 4. Experience in using Pro Tools HD, Cubase, Ableton Live etc. Experience with Live sound operation of theatre and musicians, stage management, lighting operation and sound design for theatre. Experience with Max/MSP visual programming language.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Live Events
    • Musicals