my responsibilities were ‘all things audio’, sound system design, installation and operation, negotiating hire contracts, preparing budgets, coordinating with performance venues, technicians and crew, recording and producing SFX, CD’s and promotional material. I also supplied voice overs during the show and DJ‘d Circus Oz events. Circus Oz encourages all on board to contribute, to create and to extend themselves.
selected tours during my time on board
U.S.A, New York, The New Victory theatre, Broadway, 42nd st. 6 week, 2001 and 2003
U.K, London, Royal Festival Hall, 5 week, 2004
U.K, London, Queen Elizabeth Concert Hall, 1 week, 2000
U.K, London, Saddlers Wells, 5 week, 2000
U.K, regional tour, including Leeds, Stoke on Trent, Norwich, Chichester, Woking, Milton Keynes, Reading, South Hampton, 2000
U.K, Brighton, the dome arts centre, 2 week, 2006
U.K, Wales, Cardiff, the millenium theatre, 1 week 2006.
Germany, Munich, Tollwoods, tent season, 4 week, 1999.
Germany, Berlin, 3 week, 2001
Germany, Hamburg, 4 week, Kampnagel Centre, 2006.
Austria, Vienna, 3 week, 2001.
Austria, St Polten, 3 week, 2000 and 2006
Spain, Barcellona, 3 week, tent season in a bull ring, 2001.
Turkey, Istanbul, 2 week. 2000
Turkey, Ankara, 2 week. 2000
Korea, Seoul, 2 week, 2000
Brazil, Sao Paulo, 2 week, 2002
Nation theatre seasons. We undertook regular regional tours including,
Victoria – Melbourne, Ballarat, Mildura, Portalington, Frankston, Geelong
South Australia – Adelaide, Renmark, Mt Gambier, Whyalla, Pt Pirie, Port Lincon,
Northern Territory – Alice Springs, Darwin.
Queensland – Brisbane, Toowoomba, Gold Coast, Nambour, Caloundra, Townsville, Rockhampton, Cairns, Mt Isa, Gladstone.
New South Wales – Sydney, Manly, Parramatta, Bathurst, Orange,
Western Australia – Perth, Esperence, Bunbury, Freemantle, Geraldton
Tasmania – Hobart, Cambletown, Launceston.
Tent Seasons. during my time with Circus Oz the company bought a 1200 seater circus tent, the same style as Cirque Du Solell’s. I was the first to design and install sound systems for the space, learning its acoustic qualities and discovering my love of heights.