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Oliver Wareham

Sound Design


Oliver is graduating from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School (BOVTS) with a BA (Hons) in Professional Stage Management specialising in Theatre Sound. He has recently completed work on A Christmas Carol at Bristol Old Vic working as a member of the sound department. Throughout his time at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Oliver has been actively searching for work and has worked in a number of venues in and around Bristol including the Tobacco Factory and the Theatre Royal Bath. Oliver has to completed placement with Autograph sound in London.

Professional Credits;

Freelance Theatre Technician – Bristol Old Vic, Tobacco Factory Theatres, Merlin Theatre and Theatre Royal Bath; Shows & Events Include; Romantics Anonymous, Peter Pan, Rapunzel, Slapstick Takeover and Ted Talk Bristol.

Sound No. 3;- A Christmas Carol (Bristol Old Vic)

During training at BOVTS;

Sound Designer;- Her Naked Skin (Circomedia), Earthquakes in London (Bristol Old Vic Weston Studio)

Sound Op;- Elephant Man (Bristol Old Vic)

Boom Op:- Keeping up the act (Christchurch Studios)

Photo by Ed Felton

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