Sound Designer

Responsible for design of sound for show and oversight of all technical areas related to sound

Key duties include:

  • Work with director to understand his/her vision and needs, as well as to work out any potential problems related to sound
  • Determine sound needs for the show considering script, sound effects, music, and microphone needs
  • Work with producer to communicate budgetary needs and work within the assigned budget
  • Collect all receipts for expenses and turn in to producer
  • Locate and record all sound cues sequentially onto CD if needed
  • Write cue sheets describing cues and cue numbers, cross-referenced to page numbers in script
  • Set sound levels
  • Run cue-to-cue technical rehearsal
  • Ensure music used and/or sound would be covered under ASCAP license