Goldilocks Rock N Roll Panto

Goldilocks - Photo Mike Kwasniak

Goldilocks at the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich. I was lucky enough to be asked to sound design the panto in Ipswich again this year. We had the usual setup of actor musicians playing a variety of instruments! Peter Rowe — Director & Writer Cleo Pettitt — Set & Costume Designer Ben Goddard — Musical Supervisor […]


Aladdin 1 - Photo by Robert Day

Aladdin at Derby Arena DIRECTOR Mark Chatterton ARRANGEMENTS ​Dave Culling LIGHTING DESIGNER David Phillips PRODUCERS Alan Bowles and Morgan Brind PRODUCTION MANAGER Alan Bowles WRITER / DESIGNER Morgan Brind CHOREOGRAPHER Rae Piper SOUND DESIGNER James Cook

Never Lost At Home

Never Lost At Home - Photo Mike Kwasniak

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Ipswich Town Football Club’s UEFA Cup win in 1981, the New Wolsey Theatre presents a brand-new musical – Never Lost at Home. An Actor Musician Musical with Click track, Live music, Timed video and surround sound effects. Every show Live Streamed to audiences at home. Shure Axient, Yamaha CL5, Redundant […]

Aladdin – Rock n Roll Panto

Aladdin Rock n Roll Panto 2019

I was Sound Designer for the New Wolsey Theatre’s Panto – Aladdin. Written by Pete Rowe Directed by Kate Golledge Designed by Rebecca Brower Choreographed by Darragh O’Leary Musical Director Barnaby Southgate Lighting design by Richard G Jones Sound Design by James Cook Production photographs taken by Mike Kwasniak

Grandma Saves The Day!

I was Sound Designer for Grandma saves the day! An actor-musician jukebox style 80’s musical based in Ipswich. It’s Ipswich in the late 1980’s and the Giles family are thrown into confusion when the upwardly mobile Stinkletons move in next door. It takes Grandma Giles to sort it all out with a few swift blows […]

Once The Musical

I was Sound Designer for Once the Musical produced by the New Wolsey Theatre along with Queens Theatre. Once is a well known modern musical performed by actor-musicians. This brings it’s own challenges with every actor needing to be mic’d along with all of their instruments. The show is a very delicate mix, intentionally sounding […]