Emma Laxton

SOUND DESIGNER

Emma trained at Central School of Speech and Drama & has been sound designing for Theatre since 2003.

She was the Deputy Head of Sound at the Royal Court from 2002 – 2007. She has also work as a senior sound technician in the Olivier at the National Theatre and was Associate Sound Designer on WARHORSE in the West End.

AWARDS

OLIVIER Award

EMILIA – Best Sound Design (2020)

Falstaff Award

CORIOLANUS – Best Sound Design/Original Score (2014)

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Coriolanus

Sheffield Theatres

2020

A Kind Of PeopleRoyal Court2019
SuperhoeRoyal Court2019
VassaAlmeida Theatre2019
Blood WeddingYoung Vic2019
EquusWest End2019Associate Sound Designer
EmiliaWest End2019


Rita, Sue and Bob tooOut of Joint & Royal Court UK tour2019
The Glass PianoThe Print Room at The Coronet2019
The WriterAlmeida Theatre2018
The Country WifeChichester Festival Theatre2018
random/generationsChichester Festival Theatre2018
The York RealistDonmar Warehouse2018
Measure For MeasureDonmar Warehouse2018
Sweet CharityNottingham Playhouse2018
Uncle VanyaHampstead Theatre2018
See Me NowYoung Vic2017
The House That They Grew Up InChichester Festival Theatre2017
Forty Years OnChichester Festival Theatre2017
Titus AndronicusRoyal Shakespeare Company & Barbican2017
Julius CaesarSheffield Crucible2017
LimehouseDonmar Warehouse2017
Breaking The CodeRoyal Exchange Theatre2016
GhostsHOME2016
Made in DagenhamQueen’s Theatre, Hornchurch & New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich2016
Boys Will Be BoysHeadlong & Bush Theatre2016
Observe The Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the SommeHeadlong, UK Tour2016
SchismFinborough Theatre2016
Easter Rising and ThereafterJermyn Street Theatre2016
Great ExpectationsWest Yorkshire Playhouse2016
The Lion, the Witch and the WardrobeBirmingham Rep2015
The OresteiaHOME2015
Wuthering HeightsNational Youth Theatre2015
The Merchant of VeniceNational Youth Theatre2015
ConsensualNational Youth Theatre2015
The EffectSheffield Theatres2015
All My SonsRoyal Exchange Theatre & Talawa Theatre2015
Hello/GoodbyeHampstead Theatre2015
Each His Own WildernessOrange Tree Theatre2015
CarthageFinborough Theatre2014
The Blackest BlackHampstead Theatre2014
Widower’s HouseOrange Tree Theatre2014
Accolade St. James’ Theatre2014
Cat On A Hot Tin RoofRoyal Exchange Theatre, Royal & Derngate & Northern Stage2014
The SaintsNuffield Southampton 2014
The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaTricycle Theatre2014
PestsClean Break, Royal Exchange Theatre & Royal Court2014
Henry The FifthUnicorn Theatre & Imaginate Festival2013
All My SonsRoyal Exchange Theatre2013
A Doll’s HouseRoyal Exchange Theatre2013
Three BirdsRoyal Exchange Theatre2013
The Accrington PalsRoyal Exchange Theatre2013
CoriolanusDonmar Warehouse2013
#Aiww: The Arrest Of Ai WeiweiHampstead Theatre2013
Much Ado About Nothing Old Vic Theatre2013
nutNational Theatre 2013
OMG!Sadlers Wells, The Place & Company of Angels2013
BereniceDonmar Warehouse2012
The PhysicistsDonmar Warehouse2012
Making Noise QuietlyDonmar Warehouse2012
The Recruiting OfficerDonmar Warehouse2012
Lady Windermere’s FanRoyal Exchange Theatre2012
Lay Down Your CrossHampstead Theatre2012
Blue Heart AfternoonHampstead Theatre2012
There Are MountainsClean Break2012
The PromiseDonmar Warehouse @ Trafalgar Studios2012
You Can Still Make A KillingSouthwark Playhouse2012
The Sacred FlameETT Rose Theatre Kingston & UK tour2012
Black T-Shirt CollectionFuelTheatre, UK tour & National Theatre 2012
InvisibleTransport Theatre & New Wolsey Ipswich, UK Tour & Luxembourg 2011
Much Ado About NothingSFP, West End2011
Precious Little TalentTrafalgar Studios2011
Where’s My SeatBush Theatre2011
SistersSheffield Crucible2010
Men Should WeepNational Theatre2010
Like A FishboneBush Theatre2010
The Whiskey TasterBush Theatre2010
Charged/ReChargedClean Break & Soho Theatre2010
My Romantic HistorySheffield Theatres2010
Travels With My AuntNorthampton Theatre Royal2010
If There Is, I Haven’t Found It YetBush Theatre2009
2nd MayBush Theatre2009
ApologiaBush Theatre2009
The Contingency PlanBush Theatre2009
WrecksBush Theatre2009
Shoot/Get Treasure/RepeatNational Theatre2008
Broken Space SeasonBush Theatre2008
2000 Feet AwayBush Theatre2008
PornographyBirmingham Rep, Traverse Theatre, Tricycle Theatre2008
EuropeDundee Rep & Barbican Pit2007
That FaceRoyal Court & West End2007
Other HandsSoho Theatre2006
TerrorismRoyal Court2003

OPERA CREDITS

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ElizabethRoyal Opera House2018
Last HotelRoyal Opera House – Linbury Studio & Luxembourg2015 & 2017Associate Sound Designer

DANCE CREDITS

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