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JAGGED LITTLE PILL
This rock musical inspired by Alanis Morissette's 1995
Grammy Award winning album is blowing the doors off the Broadhurst Theatre.
Sound Designer Jonathan Deans and AD Brian Sheih specified a forty channel
Shure Axient Wireless Microphone System and Digico SD7T for A1 Mike Tracy to
blast home the melodies through Meyer Galaxy processors and a Meyer Lina rig.
WEST SIDE STORY
This brand new production of the classic tale of love has
been reimagined by European auteur director Ivo Van Hove. Sound Designer Tom
Gibbons commands a capable team at the Broadway Theatre. AD Colle Bustin, A1
George Huckins, and Deck Sound Cat Mardis drive Meyer Leopard Arrays
complemented by the brand new Ultra-X40, UPA-4X, and 900 LFC Subs. Leonard
Bernstein's score soars with a Digico SD7T mixing 50 Sennheiser SK 6212 mics.
Video: The Jets and the Sharks aggression; the love story of Maria and Tony; there
is no missing the action as this new production features the work of noted
concert media designer Luke Halls. A 70' wide, 30' high, Roe Carbon LED screen
driven by a Disguise VX4 server with Ross switching shows every detail from
dozens of Black Magic 4K and 6K cameras following the performers on and off
stage. Sound Associates' System Management team is led by Associate Designer
Brad Peterson, Production Video Chris Kurtz, and Video Switcher Adan Bishop.
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
One month into the run and "every seat sold for every
performance" at the Shubert Theatre. A testament to star power and the
resilience of a masterpiece reconstructed. "All Rise" when A1 David Stollings turns
on the Yamaha PM7D console powering the d&b Y7 loudspeakers in the sound
system designed by Scott Lehrer with assistant Charles Coes. Atticus Finch is loud
and clear with Sennheiser SK5212/3732 microphones in the mix.
GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
Bob Dylan's songbook comes to life at the
Belasco Theatre. Amid the Depression, Duluth, Minnesota is the backdrop for this
passionate musical of dreams and the promise of new beginnings. With the
capable assistance of AD Charles Coes, Sound Designer Simon Baker using a Digico
SD10T with Sennheiser SK5212/3732 wireless microphones under the skilled
mixing of A1 Scott Sanders, re-captures his design from London's Old Vic and
Public Theatre productions
COMPANYBobby's birthday party has changed into Bobbie's birthday party. In
this production a single woman is reminded by her friends that her biological
clock is ticking without a life-partner commitment. The musical now celebrates
modern day gender-flipping. Sound Designer Ian Dickinson with AD Maggie Burke
bring the Stephen Sondheim score to life mixing the Shure Axient wireless
microphones and d&b V10P arrays through a Digico SD7T under the capable
hands of A1 Ty Lackey.
SIXGirl Power! Six wives of Henry VIII reclaim their heritage in this musical
celebration at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. From the Edinburg Festival, Sound
Designer Paul Gatehouse follows the "wives" on their journey to reclaim their
identities with Sennheiser SKM 6000 wireless microphones expertly mixed by
Assistant Sound Designer/A1 Josh Millican, on a Digico SD7T console through d&b
HANGMENWhat happens to the celebrated Hangman when the country
abolishes hanging? The John Golden Theatre is changed into an English Pub and
Sound Designer Ian Dickinson with AD Chris Cronin are up to the task using a
Yamaha CL1 console and d&b Y10P loudspeakers convincing the audience they
are right there in the pub.
WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?The Booth Theatre is a perfect setting for
George and Martha's home when the invited guests, a young Professor and his
wife, find themselves engulfed in their hosts' savage verbal conflict. Sound
Designer Tom Gibbons and AD Sam Schloegel enhance the drama with a Yamaha
CL5 and d&b Y10P loudspeakers mixed skillfully by A1 Ed Chapman.
TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
The "Queen of Rock and Roll" has transported
her successful West End production starring Adrienne Warren to the "Great
White Way". Tony Award winning Sound Designer Nevin Steinberg specified a
Digico SD7-T console for A1 Julie Randolph to mix the Sennheiser 6000 series
wireless microphones. Associate Sound Designer Jason Crystal matched the d&b
Y8 speakers with the Waves Soundgrid Extreme processors.
AIN'T TOO PROUD
The life and times of the Temptations. Sound Designer Steve Canyon Kennedy will be putting his magic
touch on another musical after the tremendous success with his sound design for the Four Seasons hit
Jersey Boys. Associate Designer Walter Trabach and A1 Julie Sloan make the memorable harmonies
come alive through a Digico SD7T Console and Meyer Leopard and KV2 sr215 loudspeakers. A2 John
Cooper is busy managing the Sennheiser 6000/5212 wireless microphones bringing fourteen number
one hits to a cheering Imperial Theatre audience.
Video Designer Peter Nigrini takes on the demanding projects. His outstanding
videography propelled Fela, the story of Nigerian musician/composer Fela Kuti, into a successful
Broadway run at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre. Winner of multiple awards for his video designs including
the current Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Peter will dazzle the audience at the Winter Garden
Theatre using 300 ESD Dazzle Panels and Panasonic R221K projectors controlled by Disguise/Novastar.
COME FROM AWAY
In the immediate wake of the 09/11/01 terrorist attacks, incoming aircraft were diverted from the NYC
area to other airports, many outside the USA. Those diverted to St. Johns, Newfoundland found their
reception by the local residents in the small, isolated town of Gander to be remarkably kind and
sensitive inviting the "stranded" passengers into their homes for a "sleep-over." For this heart-warming
musical, Sound Designer Gareth Owen chose a new Avid S6L-32 audio console for A1 Chris Leussmann
to mix the d&b loudspeaker combination in Ford's Theatre, DC and the Royal Alex, Toronto, scheduled
before the Broadway Premier.