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Darron L. West

 
Bio:
Previously at the Friedman: The American Plan,To Be or Not To Be, The Royal Family, Top Girls, and Time Stands Still. He is a Tony and Obie Award-winning sound designer whose work for theater and dance has been heard in over 500 Productions nationally and internationally, on Broadway and off. His ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Previously at the Friedman: The American Plan,To Be or Not To Be, The Royal Family, Top Girls, and Time Stands Still. He is a Tony and Obie Award-winning sound designer whose work for theater and dance has been heard in over 500 Productions nationally and internationally, on Broadway and off. His ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2019]
Co-Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Regional (US), 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2010] Cancelled
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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Assistant Scenic Designer
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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Composer
 
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[Off-Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1998]
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[Off-Broadway, 1997]
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[Off-Broadway, 1995]
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[Off-Broadway, 1994]
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[Off-Broadway, 1990]
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Patrick Page, Adam Rapp, Darron L. West==Princess Grace 30th Anniversary Awards Gala, Photo

Patrick Page, Adam Rapp, Darron L. West==Princess Grace 30th Anniversary Awards Gala, Arrivals==Cipriani 42nd Street, NYC==October 22, 2012==√É‚Äö√ā¬©PatrickMcmullan.com==photo-Sylvain Gaboury/PatrickMcmullan.com====

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Stage

Productions

[US Tour, 2019]
Co-Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Regional (US), 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2010] Cancelled
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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Assistant Scenic Designer

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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 1990]
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Darron L. West Biography

Previously at the Friedman: The American Plan,To Be or Not To Be, The Royal Family, Top Girls, and Time Stands Still. He is a Tony and Obie Award-winning sound designer whose work for theater and dance has been heard in over 500 Productions nationally and internationally, on Broadway and off. His accolades for Sound Design include the Bay Area Theater Critics Circle, Lucille Lortel and AUDELCO Awards. He a two-time Henry Hewes Design Award winner, and a proud recipient of the Princess Grace Award statue.

Darron L. West Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Sound Design
Darron L. West, Mlima's Tale
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2012 - Best Sound Design of a Play Gold Star
Darron L. West, Peter and the Starcatcher
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Sound Design of a Play Gold Star
Darron L. West, Peter and the Starcatcher
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production
Darron L. WestImitations For Saxaphone
 
The Hewes Awards - 2005 - Notable Effects - Sound Gold Star
Darron L. West, Hot 'n' Throbbing
 
The Hewes Awards - 2004 - Notable Effects - Sound Gold Star
Darron L. Westbobrauschenbergamerica
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Darron L. WestChesapeake
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Darron L. West, Y2K
 
Obie Awards - 1998 - Design for soundscape Gold Star
Darron L. West, Bob

Darron L. West News

SITI Company Announces Additional Details for Finale 30th Anniversary Season Photo SITI Company Announces Additional Details for Finale 30th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

The award-winning SITI Company has announced additional details for its Finale 30th Anniversary Season. At the conclusion of the finale season in December 2022, SITI Company will cease to operate in its current iteration as a touring, teaching, performing ensemble with an administrative staff and a studio.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel A Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards; Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - May 1, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 and we have the full list of winners and nominees!

KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2022

Nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria, stars of Broadway’s POTUS. With COVID safety in mind, rather than having one host and multiple presenters, this year the Awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support provided by TDF.

Tonight's Performance of COAL COUNTRY Cancelled Photo Tonight's Performance of COAL COUNTRY Cancelled
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2022

Due to a positive COVID-19 test result in the company and out of an abundance of caution, tonight’s performance of Coal Country at the Cherry Lane Theatre has been cancelled. Performances are expected to resume tomorrow, Saturday, March 26, at the matinee.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of the Public Theater's COAL COUNTRY Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of the Public Theater's COAL COUNTRY
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2022

The return engagement of The Public Theater's production of Coal Country officially opened last night, Thursday March 10 at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street, NYC).

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

Photos: First Look at COAL COUNTRY; Opens Tonight at the Cherry Lane Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at COAL COUNTRY; Opens Tonight at the Cherry Lane Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 10, 2022

We've got your first look at Coal Country, written by Drama Desk winners Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen with original music written and performed by three-time Grammy Award winner Steve Earle. Produced by Audible Theater, this return engagement of The Public Theater’s production opens tonight, Thursday March 10 at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street, NYC).

Audible Theater Announces Talk-Back Series For COAL COUNTRY; Previews Begin Tonight Photo Audible Theater Announces Talk-Back Series For COAL COUNTRY; Previews Begin Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

Audible has announced a special series of post-show talk-backs for the return engagement of The Public Theater's critically acclaimed Coal Country, written by Drama Desk winners Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen with original music written and performed by three-time Grammy Award winner Steve Earle.

Audible Announces Full Casting for The Public Theater Production of COAL COUNTRY Photo Audible Announces Full Casting for The Public Theater Production of COAL COUNTRY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced full casting for the return engagement of The Public Theater’s critically acclaimed Coal Country, written by Drama Desk winners Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen with original music written and performed by three-time Grammy Award winner Steve Earle.

Audible Theater to Present The Public Theater Production of COAL COUNTRY at the Cherr Photo Audible Theater to Present The Public Theater Production of COAL COUNTRY at the Cherry Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2022

Audible Inc. will produce a return engagement of The Public Theater’s critically acclaimed Coal Country, written by Drama Desk winners Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen with original music written and performed by three-time Grammy Award winner Steve Earle.

Darron L. West Videos

VIDEO: LACKAWANNA BLUES Celebrates Its First Broadway Preview! VideoVIDEO: LACKAWANNA BLUES Celebrates Its First Broadway Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club reopened its doors today with the first preview of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's Lackawanna Blues, which reopens MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre!

VIDEO: COAL COUNTRY at The Public Theater VideoVIDEO: COAL COUNTRY at The Public Theater
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2020

The Public Theater presents the world premiere COAL COUNTRY, written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen with original music by Steve Earle and direction by Jessica Blank. This new work began performances in the Anspacher Theater with an official press opening on Tuesday, March 3.

VIDEO: First Look at JITNEY at Seattle Rep VideoVIDEO: First Look at JITNEY at Seattle Rep
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2020

Seattle Rep will present the Broadway production of August Wilson's Jitney, beginning February 28 in the Bagley Wright Theater. Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Jitney was the last of Wilson's plays to premiere on Broadway, where it won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play.

VIDEO: Guthrie Theater Artistic Director Joseph Haj on THE BACCHAE VideoVIDEO: Guthrie Theater Artistic Director Joseph Haj on THE BACCHAE
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2020

Hear more from artistic director Joseph Haj on welcoming director Anne Bogart and this famed ensemble to the Guthrie below!

VIDEO: Go Inside the Student Matinee of JITNEY at the Mark Taper Forum VideoVIDEO: Go Inside the Student Matinee of JITNEY at the Mark Taper Forum
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2019

Center Theatre Group is currently presenting August Wilson's 'Jitney' at the Mark Taper Forum. Performances will continue through December 29. The production recently held a student matinee, and you can experience the event alongside first-time high school theatregoers from across SoCal.

BWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Public's MLIMA'S TALE VideoBWW TV: Watch a Preview of the Public's MLIMA'S TALE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 13, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a new video preview of MLIMA'S TALE, now on stage at the Public. Watch below!

BWW TV: What's  Second Stage's LOBBY HERO All About? Chris Evans and Company Explain! VideoBWW TV: What's Second Stage's LOBBY HERO All About? Chris Evans and Company Explain!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 16, 2018

Rehearsals are now underway for Lobby Hero at Second Stage's Hayes Theater (240 West 44th street). Kenneth Lonergan's Lobby Hero, directed by Trip Cullman and starring Michael Cera, Chris Evans, Brian Tyree Henry, and Bel Powley, will begin previews on Thursday, March 1 and officially open on Monday, March 26.

BWW TV: First Look at the Off-Broadway Premiere of Susan Miller's 20TH CENTURY BLUES VideoBWW TV: First Look at the Off-Broadway Premiere of Susan Miller's 20TH CENTURY BLUES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 24, 2017

Producer Lida Orzeck and Executive Producer Eva Price are pleased to announce The New York premiere of the new play, 20TH CENTURY BLUES, from Susan Smith Blackburn Prize-winner and two-time OBIE Award-winning playwright Susan Miller (My Left Breast).

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes with MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Costume Designer William Ivey Long
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

McCarter Theatre Center presents the World Premiere production of Ken Ludwig's adaptation of Agatha Christie's mystery masterpiece, Murder on the Orient Express, running now through April 2, 2017. An iconic classic, Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express has thrilled mystery lovers from the page, the screen, and over the airwaves since its publication in 1934. Below, go behind the scenes with acclaimed costume designer William Ivey Long!

VIDEO: Director Anne Bogart Chats CHESS MATCH NO. 5 World Premiere at Abingdon
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

In the video below, director Anne Bogart discusses the world premiere of CHESS MATCH NO. 5, a new play based on texts from the many public conversations with American composer, writer, artist and philosopher John Cage, beginning previews March 9 at Abingdon Theatre Company (312 West 36th Street, 1st Street)!


Darron L. West Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Darron L. West been nominated for?
Outstanding Sound Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Mlima's Tale , Best Sound Design of a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Peter and the Starcatcher , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Peter and the Starcatcher , Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Imitations For Saxaphone , Notable Effects - Sound (The Hewes Awards) for Hot 'n' Throbbing , Notable Effects - Sound (The Hewes Awards) for bobrauschenbergamerica , Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Chesapeake Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Y2K and Design for soundscape (Obie Awards) for Bob .

What awards has Darron L. West won?
Best Sound Design of a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Peter and the Starcatcher, Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Peter and the Starcatcher, Notable Effects - Sound (The Hewes Awards) for Hot 'n' Throbbing, Notable Effects - Sound (The Hewes Awards) for bobrauschenbergamerica, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Chesapeake Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Y2Kand Design for soundscape (Obie Awards) for Bob.