beth lake - sound designer
BETH LAKE is a freelance Sound Designer and theater practitioner based in NYC. She has a particular fondness for creating new, ensemble-based experiences. She specializes in responsive sound design throughout the rehearsal process. Her work with ensemble companies as a collaborative process informs her designs and the production as a whole.
As a member of the Blessed Unrest ensemble she has created several devised works on a variety of topics such as body image, immigration, folk tales, and literature. As the Artistic Associate of Team Awesome Robot she has shepherded the development of every production and workshop, in addition to curating their interactive event Drinking & Dragons. Beth also is a lecturer of Sound Design at Yale University.
Recent designs: Selling Kabul (Williamstown), American Girl, Live! (Mattel), The Play That Goes Wrong (Mischief theater, NYC), The Revolutionists, The Price, An Iliad (Gulfshore Playhouse), This is Our Youth (Wellfleet Harbor Actor’s Theater), Sex With Strangers (Westport Country Playhouse). Other projects include:1,000 Splendid Suns (Tour), My Fair Lady, The Wolves (Lincoln Center Theater), Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet… (Broadway).
Education: M.F.A. UC-Irvine; Member USA829.