SHORT Biography

Updated November 2019

Recent sound designs include The Inheritance on Broadway, at the Young Vic and in the West End (Olivier nomination for Best Sound Design 2019 with Chris Reid); A Very Expensive Posion at the Old Vic; Tree at Manchester International Festival and Young Vic; A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Bridge Theatre; Rutherford and Son at the NT; This Is My Family at Chichester Festival; Local Hero at the Lyceum Edinburgh; Shipwreck at the Almeida, London; The Jungle at the Young Vic, in the West End, New York and San Francisco; Caroline, or Change at Chichester and in the West End; Pericles, Absolute Hell, Macbeth, Amadeus (Olivier nomination for Best Sound Design 2017), Beginning - all for the National Theatre, London. Other theatre includes: The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie at the Donmar; Mary Stuart, King Charles III, Bacchae, Little Revolution, American Psycho at the Almeida, London; Mosquitoes, The Threepenny Opera, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,, Everyman, Behind The Beautiful Forevers, London Road, One Man Two Guvnors (Tony nomination), Saint Joan (Olivier Award),The Pillowman (Drama Desk Award) for the National Theatre; Labour Of Love in the West End; Julius Caesar at the Bridge Theatre; Hamlet for Kenneth Branagh Company at RADA, London; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in the West End. Other awards include Tony, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards forBilly Elliot The Musical; Tony nomination for Mary Stuart; Evening Standard Award for Festen. Paul is an associate at the National Theatre.



Paul Arditti Programme Biog Dec 2019 (pdf)