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Roly Botha (Composer and Sound Designer)

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AGENT: John Rogerson

john@collectiveagents.co.uk

AWARDS:

2020 Olivier Award Nomination, Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre: WARHEADS
2019 VAULT Award, Show of the Week: BOYS, GIRLS, and CARE
2018 VAULT Award, Outstanding New Work: BOYS

PREVIOUS PRODUCTIONS

HIR | Sound Designer | Dir: Steve Kunis | Park

GWYNETH GOES SKIING | Sound Designer | Dir: Joseph Martin & Linus Karp | Pleasance

DEAR YOUNG MONSTER | Sound Designer | Dir: Sammy Glover | Bristol Old Vic

TRUTH & TAILS | Sound Designer & Composer | Dir: Bobby Brook| Chichester Festival Theatre

STORM | Sound Designer | Dir: Juliet Knight | Southwark Playhouse

SHUT UP, I'M DREAMING | Sound Designer & Additional Music | Dir. Kane Husbands | National Theatre (Secondary Schools Tour)

THE ULTIMATE PICKLE | Composer & Sound Designer | Dir. Eva Sampson | Plaines Plough Roundabout Season

HALF-EMPTY GLASSES | Composer & Sound Designer | Dir. Kaleya Baxe | Plaines Plough Roundabout Season

A SUDDEN VIOLENT BURST OF RAIN | Composer & Sound Designer | Dir. Yasmin Hafesji | Plaines Plough Roundabout Season

THE HAUNTING OF SUSAN A | Sound Designer | Dir. Mark Ravenhill | King's Head

ORLANDO | Composer & Sound Designer | Stella Powell-Jones | Jermyn Street Theatre

BOYS | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | Barbican

WILD | Co-Composer (with Marc Teitler) & Sound Designer | dir. Eva Sampson | Unicorn

COMING TO ENGLAND | Sound Designer | dir. Omar Okai | Birmingham Rep

BLOWHOLE | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Tom Wright | Soho Theatre

MUCK | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Norwich Arts Centre

HELEN | Sound Designer | dir. Scott Whelan & Harriet Taylor | Battersea Arts Centre

THE FOREST AWAKENS | Sound Designer | dir. Cory Hippolyte | Kiln Young Company

CODE & DAGGER | Sound Designer | dir. Robyn Olivia | Kiln Young Company

MILK AND GALL | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Lisa Spirling | Theatre503

FRITZ AND MATLOCK | Sound Designer | dir. Jessica Millward | Pleasance

BROKEN ENGLISH | Composer &. Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Bread & Roses

BLOWHOLE | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Tom Wright | Pleasance

TELL ME STRAIGHT | Sound Designer | dir. Paul Bradshaw & Imogen Hudson-Clayton | King’s Head Theatre

SCREAM FIRE | Sound Designer | dir. Nastazja Domaradzka | Theatre Royal Stratford East
PUNK ROCK | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Theatre Royal Stratford East
START | Sound Designer & Additional Music | dir. Toby Clarke | Mountview
BROTHER | Sound Designer | dir. Tom Jackson-Grieves | Southwark Playhouse
MUCK | Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Norwich Arts Centre
START | Sound Designer & Additional Music | dir. Toby Clarke | Theatre Peckham

STORM | Sound Designer | dir. Sam Hardie & Juliet Knight | VAULT Festival
BOYS | Composer/Musical Director & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | Southbank Centre
MAKING FATIHA | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Camden Peoples’ Theatre
MONKEY BARS | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Southwark Playhouse
WARHEADS [Olivier Award nominated for Outstanding Achievement In An Affiliate Theatre] | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Toby Clarke | Park Theatre

CARE [VAULT Award for Outstanding New Work] | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | VAULT Festival

GIRLS [VAULT Award for Outstanding New Work], Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | VAULT Festival
HOME | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | St Margarets University

CARE | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. Kane Husbands | National Youth Theatre

GIRLS (R&D) | Composer/Musical Director & Musician | dir. Kane Husbands | Lyric Hammersmith

MILL ON THE FLOSS | Composer/Musical Director | dir. Toby Clarke | Central School of Speech and Drama

JOURNEYS | Composer/Musican | dir. Toby Clarke | Lyric Hammersmith

LOVE LETTERS | Sound Designer | Stef O’Driscoll | Lyric Hammersmith

BOYS [VAULT Award for Outstanding New Work] | Composer | dir. Kane Husbands | The PappyShow
THREE | Composer/Musician & Sound Designer | dir. Anna Niland | Arcola Theatre


FILM:
WHAT DO YOU SEE? | Composer, The PappyShow, Kane Husbands
TWO’S COMPANY I Composer | dir. Isis Hope Lloyd | KFS

I’M FINE | Sound Designer & Mix Engineer | dir. Chris Hoare | CH Films


AUDIO:

IT’S A PRACTICE PODCAST | Sound Designer & Engineer | The PappyShow
PLAYS FOR TODAY | Composer & Sound Designer/Engineer | dir. Toby Clarke | Southwark Playhouse,

OPENING DOORS | Composer & Sound Designer | dir. John Whelan | Southwark Playhouse

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HIR

Roly Botha is Sound Designer and Natasha Harrison is Movement Consultant on 'Hir'. The production opens February 15th at the Park Theatre.

truth and tails

Roly Botha was Sound Designer and Composer on Chichester Festival Theatre’s most recent touring production of Truth & Tails.

Fritz & Matlock

Roly Botha is Sound Designer on ‘Fritz & Matlock’ which opens today at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Plaine's Plough's Roudabout Theatre Season

Roly Botha is Sound Designer on all three plays coming together for Paine’s Plough’s Roundabout Theatre season- 'Half-empty Glasses', 'A Sudden Violent Burst of Rain' and 'The Ultimate Pickle'. The season opens at the Rose Theatre Kingston this July.

The Haunting of Susan A

Roly Botha is Sound Designer on ‘The Haunting of Susan A’ at the King’s Head Theatre. The production is directed and written by artistic director, Mark Ravenhill.

Orlando

It's press night for Composer and Sound Designer ROLY BOTHA on 'Orlando' at London's Jermyn Street Theatre. Playing until May 28th 2022.
Roly Botha (Composer and Sound Designer)