Michael Waters

Sound Designer

Michael’s sound designs include Hot Shoe Shuffle (DAE), Orpheus in the Underworld (Opera Australia), Priscilla – Queen of the Desert (international), Annie – The Musical, An Officer and a Gentleman, Doctor Zhivago (Australia/Korea), Hairspray, West Side Story, High School Musical, Little Women, The Rocky Horror Show, Company, Dead Man Walking, Grease – The Arena Spectacular, Singin’ In The Rain, The Boy From Oz starring Todd McKenney, The Full Monty, A Little Night Music (Singapore), Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (China/Asia), We Will Rock You (Asia/New Zealand) and The King and I (China/Asia). Associate sound designs credits are The Lion King and Grease – The Musical.

Award nominated and/or winning sound designs include A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum with Geoffrey Rush (Green Room 2013), Priscilla – Queen Of The Desert (DAPA Italy 2012), The Boy From Oz starring Hugh Jackman (Helpmann & Green Room 2007), The Woman In Black (Helpmann 2007), Dusty – The Original Pop Diva (Helpmann 2006), Saturday Night Fever (Green Room 2005), Dirty Dancing (Green Room 2005) and Singin’ In The Rain (Helpmann 2002).

Event sound designs include the World Masters Games Opening Ceremony (Sydney 2009), Live Earth – Concert For Climate Change (2007), Gay Games Opening Ceremony (Sydney 2002) and many ARIA and Helpmann Award ceremonies.