SHORT Biography

Updated April 2019

Recent sound designs include Local Hero at the Lyceum Edinburgh; Shipwreck at the Almeida, London; The Jungle at the Young Vic, in the West End, New York and now San Francisco; The Inheritance at the Young Vic and in the West End (Olivier nomination for Best Sound Design 2019); Caroline, or Change at Chichester and in the West End; Pericles, Absolute Hell, Macbeth, Amadeus (Olivier nomination for Best Sound Design 2017), Beginning, I’m Not Running - 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, wonder.land, 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; The Glass Menagerie at the Edinburgh International Festival and in the West End); 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 Arditti is an associate at the National Theatre. paularditti.com

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