Like many of you I tune into the Tony awards every year, and every year without fail I find this celebratory evening marred by a single glaring oversight. As category after category is announced I grow bitter at knowing that sound will not be mentioned. The omission of sound designers from the table of this theatrical banquet must be reconsidered.
A conversation I had recently with Las Vegas-based sound designer Jonathan Deans emphasized this point. We are a legitimate design discipli