Mike Mackenzie

Credits

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2011
    Ba (Hons) Performance Sound
    2011, Ba (Hons) Performance Sound
    Rose Bruford College
  • 2008
    Music Technology Certificate
    Bournemouth & Poole College
    2008, Music Technology Certificate
    Bournemouth & Poole College
  • 2008
    Btec National Diploma in Performing Arts: Production
    Bournemouth & Poole College
    2008, Btec National Diploma in Performing Arts: Production
    Bournemouth & Poole College

Equipment

I can operate: Avid Profile, Yamaha LS9, Motu 828 MKii & Mk iii, Mackie TT24, Yamaha PM5D, Yamaha M7CL

About me

I am a graduate From the Rose bruford College BA (hons) in performance sound program.

I have been in the industry for the past 5 years working predominantly as a sound Operator/Designer and theatre technician.

Over the past year my work has taken me to the mercury Theatre in Colchester where i joined the team as a sound technician.

I would describe myself as a hard worker who is never afraid of a challenge.
As a person i always Strive to use my skills and experience to produce the best work possible, but i also look to continually develop and improve the skills i have.

Additional Skills

Sound Consoles: Avid - Profile, Yamaha Ls9, M7CL, PM5D (yamaha Trained), Mackie TT24, Familiar With Most Analogue Desks

Lighting Consoles: ETC - I.O.N, Element, expression. Strand - GSX - 520i (Basic programming - non moving - skills)

Radio Microphone Experience

Comms, Cue-lights, video, Show calling skills.

Counterweight Flying systems (single and double purchase) & Hemp

Construction skills (woodwork, Painting skills)

Computer skills (Mac and Windows competent.) Familiar Programs: Microsoft Office, Apple iWork, Adobe CS5 (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, flash), WYSIWYG (Very Basic Knowledge), AutoCAD (Basic Knowledge), Final Cut Pro, Logic, Pro tools, Yamaha Studio Manager.

City & Guilds Manual Handling - Certificates held.

Referees

Stuart Myles - Technical Manager, Coade Hall

Damian Teasdale - Freelance Sound Engineer & Production Manager

Paul Gavin - Purple Sheep Lighting

Nick Green - Production manager (Trinity Laban)

Please ask for contact details

Skills

Primary Job Title
Sound Engineer
Secondary Job Title
Technician
Job Titles
Assistant Stage Manager, Deputy Stage Manager, Flyman, Lighting Designer, Lighting Operator, Lighting, Followspot Operator, Production Assistant, Prop Maker, Rigger, Set Designer, Showcaller, Sound Designer, Sound Engineer, Sound Manager, Sound Operator, Sound Technician, Stage Assistant, Stage Manager, Stage Wingman, Technician, Technician, Assistant, Video Designer
Years in industry
3 to 6 years
Company Experience
Childrens Theatre, Educational Theatre, Exhibitions, Regional Theatre
Languages Spoken
English
Experienced in
Ballet, Comedy, Community, Dance, Devised, Drama, Exhibitions, Experimental, Festival, Fringe, Live Events, Musicals, New Writing, Opera, Outdoor Events, Pantomime, Shakespeare, Tragedy
Interested in
Cruises, European Tour, Live Events, UK Tour, World Tour
DBS checked
Yes (within last 12 months)