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Adam Cork

 
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Bio:
Adam Cork writes mainly for the stage, creating integrated music/sound scores embracing instrumental music, electronic music, sound design and song. His musical London Road (NT) won the 2011 Critics√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ Circle Award for Best Musical. A film version was released in 2015. His other scores and ... (read complete bio)
 
Adam Cork Headshot

Bio:
Adam Cork writes mainly for the stage, creating integrated music/sound scores embracing instrumental music, electronic music, sound design and song. His musical London Road (NT) won the 2011 Critics√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ Circle Award for Best Musical. A film version was released in 2015. His other scores and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Music/Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2021]
Sound Designer & Original Music
 
[West End, 2020]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Composer & Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[West End, 2018]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Design and Original Music
 
[West End, 2017]
Original Compositions
Sound Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Music and Sound
 
[West End, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Original Music[Replacement]
Sound Design[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Composer and Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lyricist
Composer
 
[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[West End, 2010]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Composer
Sound Designer

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Music/Sound Designer

[West End, 2021]
Sound Designer & Original Music

[West End, 2020]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Composer & Sound Designer

[West End, 2018]
Sound Designer

Composer

[West End, 2018]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Design and Original Music

[West End, 2017]
Original Compositions

Sound Design

[West End, 2017]
Music and Sound

[West End, 2017]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2017]
Composer

Sound Designer

[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Original Music[Replacement]

Sound Design[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2016]
Composer and Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

Composer

[West End, 2012]
Lyricist

Composer

[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer

Composer

[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2010]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer

Composer

[West End, 2010]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2008]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2007]
Composer

Sound Designer

Adam Cork Biography

Adam Cork writes mainly for the stage, creating integrated music/sound scores embracing instrumental music, electronic music, sound design and song. His musical London Road (NT) won the 2011 Critics√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ Circle Award for Best Musical. A film version was released in 2015.
His other scores and sound designs include King Lear (Donmar Warehouse, Olivier Award 2011), Anna Christie (Evening Standard Award 2011), Red (Donmar Warehouse/Broadway, Tony Award 2010), Travesties (Tony nomination 2018 Best Sound), Enron (Tony nominations 2010 Best Score, Best Sound), Macbeth (Tony nomination 2008), Frost/Nixon (Broadway 2007).

Adam Cork Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Sound Design of a Play
Adam Cork, Ink
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Sound Design of a Play
Adam Cork, Travesties
 
Olivier Awards - 2017 - Best Sound Design
Adam Cork, Travesties
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2011 - Best Designer Gold Star
Adam Cork, Anna Christie
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2011 - Best Designer Gold Star
Adam CorkKing Lear
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Sound Design Gold Star
Adam CorkKing Lear
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Sound Design Gold Star
Adam CorkKing Lear
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Music in a Play
Adam CorkA Lie of the Mind
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Play
Adam Cork, Enron
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Adam Cork, Enron
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Sound Design of a Play Gold Star
Adam Cork, Red
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Sound Design of a Play
Adam Cork, Enron
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Sound Design
Adam Cork, Macbeth
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Sound Design of a Play
Adam Cork, Macbeth
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Music for a Play
Adam Cork, Frost/Nixon
 
Olivier Awards - 2005 - Best Sound Design
Adam CorkSuddenly Last Summer

Adam Cork News

Review: Sharp concept helps keep THE SHARK IS BROKEN afloat Photo Review: Sharp concept helps keep THE SHARK IS BROKEN afloat
by Isabella Perrone - Oct 3, 2022

What do you get when you place three actors at varying points in their careers on a boat, anchor them in the Atlantic Ocean, add a faulty mechanical shark to the equation, and delay shooting for weeks on end?

Review Roundup: LEOPOLDSTADT Opens on Broadway Photo Review Roundup: LEOPOLDSTADT Opens on Broadway
by Review Roundups - Oct 2, 2022

The critics are weighing in on Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber. The new play opens on Broadway tonight, Sunday, October 2 at the Longacre Theatre.

How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway? Photo How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway?
by BWW Features - Oct 2, 2022

Leopoldstadt marks the 19th production of a Tom Stoppard play to open on Broadway since Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened 55 years ago. Stoppard has won four Best Play Tony Awards, more than any other playwright in history. What are the 18 other productions of Tom Stoppard plays to open on Broadway? Let's take a look back!

Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring a World Premiere, US Premi Photo Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring a World Premiere, US Premiere & Chicago Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

Shattered Globe Theatre has announced its 2022-23 Season, currently underway with the Chicago premiere of STEW, Zora Howard’s Pulitzer Prize Finalist for Drama, directed by Malkia Stampley, playing through October 22, 2022 at Theater Wit.

Photos: First Look at Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, David Krumholtz & More in LEOP Photo Photos: First Look at Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, David Krumholtz & More in LEOPOLDSTADT
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 28, 2022

Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard’s Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber, and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, and Lorne Michaels opens on Broadway this Sunday, October 2 at the Longacre Theatre. Get a first look at photos here!

Photos: First Look at Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, David Krumholtz & More in Rehe Photo Photos: First Look at Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, David Krumholtz & More in Rehearsals for LEOPOLDSTADT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

Check out rehearsal photos here for Leopoldstadt, the Olivier Award-winning Best New Play by Sir Tom Stoppard, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber!

Peter Morgan's PATRIOTS to Transfer to the West End Photo Peter Morgan's PATRIOTS to Transfer to the West End
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Aug 19, 2022

Peter Morgan's Patriots will transfer to the No√ęl Coward Theatre for a limited twelve-week run from 26 May to 19 August 2023

Tom Stoppard to Discuss LEOPOLDSTADT at 92NY in September Photo Tom Stoppard to Discuss LEOPOLDSTADT at 92NY in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY) will present a conversation with Tom Stoppard on Sunday, September 18 at 4:30pm at the 92nd Street Y.

Tom Stoppard's LEOPOLDSTADT Begins Broadway Rehearsals Photo Tom Stoppard's LEOPOLDSTADT Begins Broadway Rehearsals
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

Broadway rehearsals have begun for Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, and Lorne Michaels.

Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, Betsy Aidem & More Join Broadway-Bound LEOPOLDSTADT Photo Brandon Uranowitz, Caissie Levy, Betsy Aidem & More Join Broadway-Bound LEOPOLDSTADT
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022

The full, 38-member company of Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, Leopoldstadt has officially been announced, including Broadway veterans Caissie Levy and Brandon Uranowitz. Check out the entire cast, the show schedule and how to get tickets!

Adam Cork Videos

VIDEO/PHOTO: First Look at THE SHARK IS BROKEN at the Ambassadors Theatre VideoVIDEO/PHOTO: First Look at THE SHARK IS BROKEN at the Ambassadors Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 27, 2021

A new image and video has been released today for The Shark is Broken which opens at the Ambassadors Theatre from 9 October 2021.  

VIDEO: Sean Mathias Discusses A PRAYER FOR WINGS at King's Head Theatre VideoVIDEO: Sean Mathias Discusses A PRAYER FOR WINGS at King's Head Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2019

A PRAYER FOR WINGS, the award-winning play by internationally acclaimed Welsh-born director Sean Mathias, transfers to London!

VIDEO: First Look at SALOME at National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

A brand new trailer has been released for SALOME at National Theatre. Check it out below!

BWW TV: HUGHIE Returns to Broadway with Forest Whitaker & Frank Wood!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 26, 2016

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Eugene O'Neill's HUGHIE starring Academy Award winner, Golden Globe Award winner & BAFTA winner Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland, The Butler, Southpaw) and Tony Award winner Frank Wood (Side Man, Angels In America, Clybourne Park), officially opened last night, February 25, 2016, at Broadway's Booth Theatre (222 West 45 Street). Directed by Tony Award winner and Olivier Award winner Michael Grandage (Photograph 51, Red, Frost/Nixon), HUGHIE will play a strictly limited engagement. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can go check out what the company had to say after the curtain went down below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Michael Grandage on Bringing Eugene O'Neill's HUGHIE Back to Broadway with Forest Whitaker
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 13, 2016

Themes, The Broadway revival of Hughie, starring Academy Award winner, Golden Globe Award winner & BAFTA winner Forest Whitaker and Tony Award winner Frank Wood will begin performances on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at Broadway's Booth Theatre, with opening night on Feb. 25, 2016. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive interview director Michael Grandage, where he discusses the HUGHIE's themes, humor, and bringing the show back for a new generation of audiences!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch the First TV Spot for HUGHIE on Broadway with Forest Whitaker!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 11, 2016

The Broadway revival of Hughie, starring Academy Award winner, Golden Globe Award winner & BAFTA winner Forest Whitaker and Tony Award winner Frank Wood will begin performances on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at Broadway's Booth Theatre, with opening night on Feb. 25, 2016. Below, BroadwayWorld is exclusively bringing you the first TV spot for the incoming production!

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For The National Theatre's LONDON ROAD
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2015

Hailed as a remarkable, ground-breaking work during two sell-out runs at the National Theatre, the feature film adaptation of LONDON ROAD reunites the award winning team, with script by Alecky Blythe, music by Adam Cork and directed by Rufus Norris (Broken).

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF on Opening Night- Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 18, 2013

Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, starring Scarlett Johansson as Maggie, Ciar√°n Hinds as Big Daddy, Benjamin Walker as Brick and Debra Monk as Big Mama, directed by Rob Ashford, opened last night January 17, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole cast at the after party. Check out what they had to say below!

STAGE TUBE: Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker and More Talk Broadway's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
by Stage Tube - Dec 13, 2012

Watch stars Scarlett Johansson, Ciar√°n Hinds, Benjamin Walker, Debra Monk and director Rob Ashford talk about bringing Tennessee Williams' CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF to Broadway. Click below to watch!

STAGE TUBE: New Promo Released for CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF!
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2012

The Richard Rodgers Theatre box office (226 West 46th Street) is now open for tickets to Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof starring Scarlett Johansson as Maggie, Ciaran Hinds as Big Daddy, Benjamin Walker as Brick and Debra Monk as Big Mama, directed by Rob Ashford. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof opens Thursday, January 17, 2013. Previews begin Tuesday, December 18. This limited engagement runs for 15 weeks only, through March 30, 2013. Check out a just-released television spot for the show below!


Adam Cork Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Adam Cork been nominated for?
Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Ink , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Travesties , Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for Travesties , Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Anna Christie , Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for King Lear , Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for King Lear , Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for King Lear , Outstanding Music in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A Lie of the Mind , Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Enron , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Enron , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Red , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Enron , Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Macbeth , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Macbeth Outstanding Music for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Frost/Nixon and Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for Suddenly Last Summer .

What awards has Adam Cork won?
Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Anna Christie, Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for King Lear, Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for King Lear Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for King Learand Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Red.