Behind the mask: Cast & creatives

Chris Whybrow

Sound Designer

Chris’s interest in sound began from a young age compounded by spending two seasons with the National Youth Theatre working on The Threepenny Opera and Immaculate Conceit (The Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith).

He has worked in various fields of the sound industry, working with artists such as Maximo Park, Dawn Penn, Julian Marley, Gregory Issacs, Hard-Fi, The Futureheads, Kaiser Chiefs, Coldplay, Dizzie Rascal, Lemar, Kano and Snow Patrol amongst others, and also with Orchestras such as the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Philharmonic.

Chris has worked extensively throughout the world, and designed multiple award winning shows, his most recent design credits include:

American Idiot (Arts Theatre, West End) Winner of BWW Award for ‘Best Sound Design’, Footloose (UK Tour), Thriller Live (West End, Worldwide Theatre/Arena Tours), Legally Blonde and Singin’ In The Rain (Kilworth House Theatre), 20th Century Boy The Musical, (UK Tour & Coventry, Belgrade), Sleeping Beauty (New Victoria Theatre, Woking), Dick Whittington (Stoke, Regent Theatre), South Pacific and Sister Act (Kilworth House Theatre), Sleeping Beauty (Aylesbury, Waterside), My Fair Lady and Anything Goes (Kilworth House Theatre), Peter Pan (Manchester Opera House), The Sound of Music and Me and My Girl (Kilworth House Theatre), Christmas with the Rat Pack Live from Las Vegas (Wyndham’s Theatre, London), Little Shop of Horrors, The Pirates of Penzance and Guys and Dolls (Kilworth House Theatre), The Rat Pack Live from Las Vegas (The Adelphi Theatre, London)

Other Credits include: Canon EXPO Paris 2015, Wella Hair Show, Berlin 2015; JLR FPACE Loop,Frankfurt 2015; BAKU European Games HAA Arena; Opening & Closing Ceremonies Invictus Games 2014; Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Warwick Castle; Jaguar XE Car Launch Earls Court; Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games; London Mela Festival; The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Warwick Castle; Alton Towers Live; London 2012 Olympics & Paralympics, Velodrome; A Night At The Opera (UK Tour); Dancing in the Streets (Munich, Scandinavia & UK Tour); Swan Lake on Ice (UK Tour); What a Feeling (UK Tour); Sweet Soul Music (UK Tour); The Rat Pack Live from Las Vegas (UK Tour); Vega 4 (Ireland & UK Tour); Hybrid (Global Gathering); John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers (UK Tour); Glen Campbell (UK Tour); The Bodyrockers (UK Tour)

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