Orbital Sound Training - Sound Fundamentals for Theatre

  • 07 Apr 2015
  • 10 Apr 2015
  • Orbital Sound, Brixton, London, UK

Registration is via Orbital Sound. The cost of this multi-day event is £299 inc VAT. Students receive a 50% discount.

Sound Fundamentals for Theatre

Orbital are running a series of training courses in Autumn/Winter 2014 and Spring 2015 which should be of interest to many of our members

Sound Fundamentals for Theatre - Easter 2015

Orbital's "Sound Fundamentals for Theatre" training course 2015 is taking place between 7th & 10th April, representing the 14th consecutive year that the Easter training week has been staged.

Across the four activity-packed days, students are tutored in a wide cross-section of essential skills for theatre sound, with Orbital's Richard Carter and Bill Addison at the helm. Orbital estimates that it has now helped prepare more than 300 theatre sound and technical theatre students for careers in live entertainment – with students drawn from across the UK's leading drama schools, as well as many freelancers and the corporate sector.

The training week is being held at Orbital's purpose-built Brixton training facility, with the course covering the following

Core Modules:

• Theatre fundamentals, key concepts and system elements
• Audio processing, transmission and digital audio basics
• Communication and video workshop
• Sound design and production engineering for musicals
• Radio microphone systems
• Radio microphone fitting
• Safety and rigging fundamentals
• Electroacoustics
• Speaker choice and venue calculations
• Computer systems and controlling the show
• MIDI and show control
• Digital mixing
• Networking and wireless control systems

April 7th – 10th, 2014

Richard Carter and Bill Addison

£299 inc VAT. Students receive a 50% discount. For more information about dates and costs please email Alex Waddle.

Orbital Sound, Brixton, London, UK

Please note, this course is organised and provided by Orbital and is open to the general public.

Book your place via the Orbital website here


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