George Dennis

Sound Designer/Composer

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Photograph: Manuel Harlan

Below the Line

Below the Line

George studied at Manchester University.  He received an Olivier Award nomination for Best Sound Design in 2016 for The Homecoming.

rich in colour and detail and looks – and sounds - exquisite
Evening Standard on Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare's Globe)

George Dennis conjures natural majesty through sound
What’s On Stage on Guards at the Taj (Bush Theatre)

the Ringham brothers and George Dennis’ sound design is both unsettling and compelling
The Stage on Killer (Shoreditch Town Hall)

In Development

ProductionCompanyNotes
2017

Theatre By The Lake

Sound Design
By Jessica Swale, dir. Liz Stevenson

2017

Liverpool Playhouse

Sound Designer
By Ken Ludwig, dir. Loveday Ingram

2017

Sheffield Crucible

Composition and Sound Design
By Peter Morgan, dir. Kate Hewitt

2018

National Theatre (Dorfman)

Sound Design
By Natasha Gordon, dir. Roy Alexander Weise

2018

National Theatre (Dorfman)/Orange Tree Theatre

Sound Design
By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, dir. Ned Bennett

Theatre

ProductionCompanyNotes
2017

Orange Tree Theatre

Sound Design
By Lot Vekemans (English translation by Rina Vergano), dir. Paul Miller

2017

Chichester Festival Theatre

Sound Design
Trilogy by Alan Ayckbourn, dir. Blanche McIntyre

2017

Shakespeare's Globe

Sound Design
By William Shakespeare, dir. Matthew Dunster

2017

Sheffield Crucible Studio

Composition and Sound Design
By Nina Raine, dir. Kate Hewitt

2017

Bush Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
By Rajiv Joseph, dir. Jamie Lloyd
Nominated for 2017 Off-West End Award for Best Sound Design

2017

Shoreditch Town Hall

Co-Sound Design with Ben and Max Ringham
By Philip Ridley, dir. Jamie Lloyd
Nominated for 2017 Off-West End Award for Best Sound Design

2017

Shoreditch Town Hall

Co-Sound Design with Ben and Max Ringham
By Philip Ridley, dir. Jamie Lloyd

2017

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Danai Gurira, dir. Christopher Haydon

2016 - 2017

Polka Theatre/UK Tour

Sound Design
By David Wood, adapted from the book by Dick King-Smith, dir. Michael Fentiman

2016

Royal Court/UK Tour

Sound Design
By Al Smith, dir. Richard Twyman

2016

Young Vic

Sound Design
By Katori Hall, dir. Roy Alexander Weise

2016

Shakespeare's Globe

Sound Design
By William Shakespeare, dir. Matthew Dunster

2016

Traverse Theatre/HighTide Festival

Sound Design
By Rob Drummond, dir. Steve Atkinson

2016

Royal Court Upstairs/Tour

Sound Design
Dir. Roy Alexander Weise

2016

Shakespeare's Globe

Sound Design
By William Shakespeare, dir. Caroline Byrne

2016

Nottingham Playhouse/Live Theatre/Nuffield Southampton

Sound Design
By Michael Frayn, dir. Blanche McIntyre

2016

Orange Tree Theatre/Up In Arms

Sound Design
By Robert Holman, dir. Alice Hamilton

2016

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Nina Segal, dir. Ben Kidd

2015

Bush Theatre

Sound Design
By Tom Holloway, dir. Steven Atkinson

2015

The Jamie Lloyd Company/Trafalgar Studios 1

Sound Design
By Harold Pinter, dir. Jamie Lloyd
Olivier Award nomination for Best Sound Design

2015

Arcola Theatre/Up In Arms

Sound Design
By Barney Norris, dir. Alice Hamilton

2015

HighTide Festival

Sound Design
By Al Smith, dir. Richard Twyman

2015

Royal and Derngate/Touring Consortium

Sound Design
From the novel by Aldous Huxley, adapted by Dawn King, dir. James Dacre

2015

Eastern Angles

Sound Design
By Molly Davies, dir. Steven Atkinson

2015

Royal Court Upstairs/Tour

Sound Design
Dir. Debbie Hannan

2015

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Elinor Cook, dir. Christopher Haydon
Winner, 2015 Off-West End Award for Best Production

2015

UK Tour (Revival)

Sound Design
By Jonathan Harvey, dir. Nikolai Foster

2015

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Danai Gurira, dir. Caroline Byrne
Nominated for 2015 Off-West End Award for Best Production

2015

Print Room

Sound Design
By Robert Holman, dir. Robert Hastie

2015

Arcola Theatre/HighTide Festival/59E59, New York

Sound Design
By Harry Melling, dir. Steven Atkinson

2015

Royal Court Upstairs

Sound Design
By Dalia Taha, dir. Richard Twyman

2015

Royal Court Upstairs

Sound Design
By Diana Nneka Atuona, dir. Matthew Dunster

2014

Bush Theatre

Sound Design
By Barney Norris, dir. Alice Hamilton

2014

Tricycle Theatre

Sound Design
Dir. Mark Londesborough

2014

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Adam Rapp, dir. Christopher Haydon
Shortlisted for 2014 Off-West End Award for Best Sound Design

2014

Royal and Derngate/Touring Consortium

Sound Design
From the novel by Pat Barker, adapted by Nicholas Wright, dir. Simon Godwin

2014

National Theatre of Wales

Sound Design
By Owen Sheers, dir. Matthew Dunster

2014

Polka Theatre/Clwyd Theatr Cymru

Sound Design
By Kevin Dyer, dir. Michael Fentiman

2014

Headlong Theatre/UK Tour

Sound Design
New version by Anya Reiss, dir. Ben Kidd

2013

Young Vic

Sound Design
By Athol Fugard, dir. Alex Brown

2013

Sheffield Crucible Studio

Composition and Sound Design
By Robin Hooper, dir. Richard Wilson

2013

Southwark Playhouse

Sound Design
By Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, dir. Matthew Dunster

2013

Print Room

Sound Design
By Arthur Miller, dir. Cathal Cleary

2013

Park Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
By Ben Travers, dir. Eleanor Rhode
Nominated for 2013 Off-West End Award for Best Sound Design

2013

Gate Theatre

Sound Design
By Strindberg, in a new version by Howard Brenton, dir. Tom Littler
Nominated for 2013 Off-West End Award for Best Sound Design

2013

HighTide Festival/Bush Theatre

Sound Design
By Declan Greene, dir. Prasanna Puwanarajah

2013

Arts Theatre/UK Tour

Sound Design
By Jonathan Harvey, dir. Nikolai Foster
20th Anniversary Production
Also recorded by Digital Theatre

2013

Jermyn Street Theatre

Sound Design
By Graham Greene, dir. Tom Littler

2013

Hampstead Theatre Downstairs

Composition and Sound Design
By Peter Souter, dir. Tamara Harvey

2013

Unicorn Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
By EV Crowe, dir. Blanche McIntyre

2012

Southwark Playhouse

Sound Design
New version by Anya Reiss, dir. Russell Bolam

A LIFE

2012

Finborough Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
Dir. Eleanor Rhode

GOOD GRIEF

2012

Theatre Royal Bath/UK Tour

Sound Design
Dir. Tom Littler

THE ONLY TRUE HISTORY OF LIZZIE FINN

2012

Southwark Playhouse

Composition and Sound Design
Dir. Blanche McIntyre

THE DRAWER BOY

2012

Finborough Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
Dir. Eleanor Rhode

SOMEONE WHO'LL WATCH OVER ME

2012

Southwark Playhouse

Composition and Sound Design
Dir. Jessica Swale

THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH

2012

Salisbury Playhouse

Sound Design
Dir. Blanche McIntyre

FOXFINDER

2011

Finborough Theatre

Composition and Sound Design
Dir. Blanche McIntyre

WHEN DID YOU LAST SEE MY MOTHER?

2011

Trafalgar Studios 2

Sound Design
Dir. Blanche McIntyre

ANTIGONE

2011

Southwark Playhouse

Sound Design
Dir. Tom Littler