​Theatrical Sound designer and composer

Anna Warda Alex
annaalex3@gmail.com

Minnesota State University, Mankato MFA Sound Design 
Northern Kentucky University Theatre and History B.A. Scholar List Graduate


 
SOUND DESIGNS 


Millikin University 2019/2020:

Chicago the Musical, Seussical the Musical


Summer Repertory Theatre 2019 Season:
Mamma Mia!, The 39 Steps, Bonnie & Clyde, Sylvia, Pippin 


Truckee Meadows College 2018/2019:

The Wedding Singer, Almost Maine, What's in a Name 


PlayMakers Rep Company 2017 Season:

Intimate Apparel, 12th Night, My Fair Lady, My. Joy

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PlayMakers Rep Company 2016 Season:

Draw the Circle, May Queen


Summer Repertory Theatre 2016 Season:

Merrily We Roll Along, The Little Dog Laughed, Rock of Ages, Boeing Boeing, Nice Work if you Can Get It


University of Nebraska Kearney 2016 Season:

​Hecuba, How I Became A Pirate, Tartuffe, Creation of the World and Other Business

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Summer Repertory Theatre 2015 Season:

​Little Shop of Horrors, Tartuffe, Peter and The Starcatcher, Emma, South Pacific


Minnesota State University Mankato 2015 Season:

 Life is A Dream, Assassins 

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Minnesota State University Mankato 2014 Season:

Our Town, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Crumbs From The Table of Joy


Summer Repertory Theatre 2014 Season:

​A Chorus Line, Present Laughter, La Cage, The Odd Couple, 9 to 5 The Musical 

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Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre 2013 Season:

Joseph... Dreamcoat, The Flying Dutchman, Fiddler on The Roof, Otello Opera


​Minnesota State University Mankato 2013 Season:

I Love You Because 

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Peach State Summer Theatre 2012 Season:

Legally Blonde, Light in the Piazza, Go Dog Go


Gulfshore Playhouse 2012 Season:

Fox on the Fairway, Race

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Peach State Summer Theatre 2011 Season

Hairspray, White Christmas, Mulan


Gulfshore Playhouse 2011 Season:

Blithe Spirit, A View From the Bridge​


Full CV and references available upon request

AWARDS and RECOGNITION
Toy Wilson Blethen Fine Arts Award 
Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Reg. 5 National Sound Design Winner for Our Town
KCACTF Reg. 5 Certificate of Merit Sound Design for Crumbs From the Table of Joy

BroadwayWorld San Francisco Best Sound Design Nomination for The 39 Steps and Bonnie and Cylde
Minnesota State University Outstanding Sound Design for Assassins 
Graduate Class Representative 2014 MSU - Elected Position
Graduate Degree G.P.A. 3.97

TEACHING CREDENTIALS 

Millikin University 

Arts Technology 153 Essentials of Audio

AT 453 Sound System Design and Integration 

Theatre 251 Drafting for the Theatre

TH 360 Live Sound for Theatre

AT 364 Live Event Networking 

Honors Seminar 350 Your Brain on Music

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University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Drama 465 Sound Design 

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University of Nebraska, Kearney 
    Music 211 Intro to Audio Recording and Production
    MUS 301 Music Technology 
   MUS 311 Sound Practicum Special Topic
    MUS 312 Advanced Audio Production

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Minnesota State University, Mankato

   THEA 275 Sound Technology
    THEA 201 Sound Production for the Dancer 

SKILLS
Digital Sound Boards: Yamaha M7, CL, QL and LS9, Midas Pro1, DiGiGo S31, Soundcraft Expression and Vi1, Behringer x32, Allen & Heath Qu32.
DAW: ProTools, Logic Pro X, Audition, Pd-Extended, Ableton Live, Finale, Sibelius  
Playback: Qlab 4 and SFX
CAD: VectorWorks 2020 and AutoCad 2020

Video Editing: Final Cut Pro
Repair and Maintenance: Soldering, ClearCom Systems
Technology: Widows and Mac OS, Projections, Video Set Up, Studio/Field and Live Recording, Computer Networking
Related Skills: Sound System installations, Carpentry, MIG Welding, Trombone, Guitar, Uke, Bass, Clarinet, Saxophone, Mandolin, Piano.