Webcast sponsored by Meyer Sound
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 2PM ET / 11AM PT
Sound designer Peter Hylenski collaborated with director Michael Grandage and other members of the design team, including Christopher Oram (sets and costumes) and Natasha Katz (lighting) in the creation of the Broadway musical Frozen, based on the 2013 Disney animated film, with a few new songs added for the stage version. Hylenski joins Live Design for a webcast about the sound design for this fairytale production about Elsa and Anna, the princesses of Arendelle, who are forced apart to save them from Elsa’s magical powers.
The Frozen webcast with Peter Hylenski is sponsored by Meyer Sound.
During this webcast, sound designer Peter Hylenski, will discuss:
• Sound design for the Disney musical, Frozen, on Broadway at the St James Theatre;
• How the sound design enhances the score with music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson Lopez and Robert Lopez;
• The choice of sound gear, from console to loudspeakers, microphones and more
• How the sound design team coordinated their efforts in transposing the music from a popular Disney animated film to a successful Broadway musical.
He’s a Grammy and Olivier Award winner, and four-time Tony-nominated sound designer: Peter Hylenski is currently represented on Broadway by Frozen and Anastasia, with The Prom, King Kong, and Moulin Rouge in the wings. Additional credits include: Something Rotten!; Rock of Ages; After Midnight; Motown; The Scottsboro Boys; Side Show; Rocky; Bullets Over Broadway; Shrek The Musical; On A Clear Day…; Lend Me A Tenor; Elf; Wonderland; Cry-Baby; The Times They Are A-Changin’; The Wedding Singer; Sweet Charity; Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me; Little Women; Brooklyn; Le Reve at Wynn Las Vegas, Ragtime (London), and Rocky Das Musical.