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Elliot Paris-Hamilton

BA Production Arts Student


Elliot Paris-Hamilton is a final year studying at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, currently specialising in Sound Design. He has recently sound designed,Β and operated Catastrophe Bay performed at The Bristol Old Vic in June/July. He is currently working as a casual technician at the Bristol Hippodrome: since joining the company he has worked on productions such as Singing in the Rain, Dreamgirls, Chicago, The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe. Elliot mainly wants to specialise in Sound Design with a specific interest in mixing and operating.

Since joining Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Elliot has worked on:

  • Catastrophe Bay – Sound Designer and Sound No.1Β Β at The Bristol Old Vic (June/July ’22)
  • The Girl In The Machine – Sound Designer at The Wardrobe theatre (May ’22)
  • The Last days of Judas Iscariot – Sound Designer at The Station (March ’22)
  • Romeo & Juliet– Sound Designer at The Redgrave Theatre (December ’21)
  • Macbeth – Sound Crew at The Bristol Old Vic (November ’21)
  • Chef Lighting Designer and Operator at The Wardrobe Theatre (May ’21)
  • Toy Plastic Chicken Lighting Designer and Operator at The Wardrobe Theatre (May ’21)
Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor