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Mick Potter

 
Bio:
Mick has designed the sound for numerous world premiere productions including: Saturday Night Fever (London, New York and worldwide), Bombay Dreams (London, New York), The Woman In White (London, New York), the largest ever production of Phantom Of The Opera (Las Vegas), the critically acclaimed ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Mick has designed the sound for numerous world premiere productions including: Saturday Night Fever (London, New York and worldwide), Bombay Dreams (London, New York), The Woman In White (London, New York), the largest ever production of Phantom Of The Opera (Las Vegas), the critically acclaimed ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Sound Design
 
[West End, 2021] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2021]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Sound[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2016]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[West End, 2014]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2010]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2010]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Las Vegas, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[London Fringe, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[Regional (UK), 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2002]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 1998]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1988] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 1985] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Sound Design

[West End, 2021] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]

[West End, 2021]
Sound Designer

[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Designer

[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design

[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design

[West End, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Sound[Replacement]

[West End, 2016]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design

[West End, 2014]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer

[US Tour, 2013]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2011]
Sound Designer

[US Tour, 2010]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2010]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2009]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2008]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Las Vegas, 2006]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2005]
Sound Designer

[London Fringe, 2005]
Sound Designer

[Regional (UK), 2005]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2004]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer

[West End, 2002]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer

[West End, 1998]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1988] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]

[West End, 1985] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]

Mick Potter Biography

Mick has designed the sound for numerous world premiere productions including: Saturday Night Fever (London, New York and worldwide), Bombay Dreams (London, New York), The Woman In White (London, New York), the largest ever production of Phantom Of The Opera (Las Vegas), the critically acclaimed West End production of Evita (London, Broadway, Sydney Opera House and Australian tour), Zorro The Musical (London, Paris and worldwide), Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit productions of The Sound Of Music (London, Toronto, UK Tour, Asia, Australia) and Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (London), Sister Act (London, Hamburg, Stuttgart, Barcelona, Berlin),the world premiere of Love Never Dies (London, Melbourne and Sydney, Tokyo, Hamburg, US Tour, UK Tour), Andrew Lloyd Webber's new production of The Wizard of Oz (London, Toronto, US Tour, Australia), the world premiere of Betty Blue Eyes (London), the Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Celebration (02 Arena London), The Phantom Of The Opera 25th Anniversary Celebration (Royal Albert Hall, London), Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of The Phantom Of The Opera (UK Tour, US Tour), the Broadway revival of Evita (New York, US Tour, Australia, China), Barnum (Chichester, UK Tour), Tim Rice’s From Here To Eternity (London), Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Miss Saigon (London, Tokyo, New York, UK Tour ,US Tour and worldwide), Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock (New York, London, US Tour, Australia, China), Sunset Boulevard (English National Opera, London, New York),Cats Broadway revival (New York, US Tour), Half a Sixpence (Chichester, London), Carousel (English National Opera, London), The Phantom Of The Opera 30th Anniversary celebration(New York), Chess (English National Opera, London), New International Tour The Phantom Of The Opera (Worldwide 2019), Man of La Mancha (English National Opera, London), The Light in The Piazza (Royal Festival Hall), Les Misérables The Staged Concert (Gielgud Theatre London), Les Misérables (Sondheim Theatre London), The Phantom of the Opera (UK Tour 2020).

Mick created all new sound designs for The Phantom of The Opera (London, New York, worldwide) and all new sound designs for Les Misérables (New York, worldwide, and most recently at the newly named Sondheim Theatre London).

Awards:
Olivier Award UK 2005 The Woman in White in London
Parnelli Award USA 2006 The Phantom of The Opera in Las Vegas
Green Room Award Australia 2011 Love Never Dies in Melbourne
Helpmann Award nominee Australia 2011 Love Never Dies in Melbourne
Broadway World Audience Award Canada 2013 Les Misérables in Toronto
Tony Award nominee USA 2014 Les Misérables in New York
Green Room Award nominee Australia 2014 Les Misérables in Sydney
Broadway World Audience Award UK 2014 Miss Saigon in London
Helpmann Award Australia 2015 Les Misérables in Melbourne
Drama Desk Award nominee USA 2016 School of Rock in New York
Broadway World Audience Award Asia 2016 Les Misérables in Manila
Drama Desk Award nominee USA 2017 Cats in New York
Green Room Award nominee Australia 2019 Evita at Sydney Opera House
Green Room Award Australia 2019 School of Rock in Melbourne
WhatsOnStage Award Nominee 2020 The Light in The Piazza London

www.mickpotter.com


Mick Potter Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical
Mick Potter, Cats
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical
Mick Potter, School of Rock
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2014 - Best Sound Design of a Musical Gold Star
Mick Potter, Les Miserables
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Sound Design of a Musical
Mick Potter, Les Miserables
 
Olivier Awards - 2005 - Best Sound Design Gold Star
Mick Potter, The Woman In White

Mick Potter News

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS Comes To Cleveland, November 1-20 Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS Comes To Cleveland, November 1-20
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2022

One of the biggest hits in theatrical history, CATS will come to Playhouse Square from November 1-20 as part of a multi-season North American tour.

Video: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Gets Ready to Say Goodbye to Broadway Photo Video: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Gets Ready to Say Goodbye to Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 28, 2022

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this month, The Phantom of the Opera, Broadway's longest-running show ever, will take its final Broadway bow at the Majestic Theatre on February 18, 2023, soon after celebrating its 35th anniversary. Watch a brand new video promo for the musical's final months.

Review: CATS at San Jose Center For The Performing Arts Photo Review: CATS at San Jose Center For The Performing Arts
by Linda Hodges - Sep 22, 2022

What did our critic, Linda Hodges think of CATS at San Jose Center For The Performing Arts?

LES MISERABLES National Tour is Coming to Philadelphia's Kimmel Cultural Campus in No Photo LES MISERABLES National Tour is Coming to Philadelphia's Kimmel Cultural Campus in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, are currently on sale for its return engagement on Philadelphia's Kimmel Cultural Campus, November 2 through November 13, 2022 at the historic Academy of Music.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, the Longest-Running Broadway Show of All-Time, Sets Closing Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, the Longest-Running Broadway Show of All-Time, Sets Closing Date
by Team BWW - Sep 16, 2022

All good things must come to an end, and after a record-breaking 35 years on Broadway, so must The Phantom of the Opera. BroadwayWorld has just learned that Broadway's longest running show ever, The Phantom of the Opera, will take its final Broadway bow in February 2023.

The Granada Theatre to Present CATS in October Photo The Granada Theatre to Present CATS in October
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 10, 2022

The American Theatre Guild is pleased to present one of the biggest hits in theatrical history, CATS. This production is part of the BROADWAY IN SANTA BARBARA SERIES and will take The Granada Theatre stage October 17‚Äď18, 2022.

Siobhan O'Driscoll and Lauren Drew Will Join the UK Tour of LES MISERABLES Photo Siobhan O'Driscoll and Lauren Drew Will Join the UK Tour of LES MISERABLES
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh has announced Siobhan O'Driscoll as 'Eponine' and Lauren Drew as 'Fantine' joining the company of the acclaimed UK and Ireland Tour of Boublil and Sch√∂nberg's ‚ÄúLES MISERABLES‚ÄĚ.

Single Tickets For The 2022-23 Broadway In Santa Barbara Series On Sale Tomorrow! Photo Single Tickets For The 2022-23 Broadway In Santa Barbara Series On Sale Tomorrow!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 29, 2022

The American Theatre Guild has announced that single tickets to four engagements in the 22‚Äď23 BROADWAY IN SANTA BARBARA SERIES will go on sale Tuesday, August 30 at 12:30 p.m. All engagements will be held at The Granada Theatre.¬†

New Cast Announced For LES MISERABLES From 27 September Photo New Cast Announced For LES MISERABLES From 27 September
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Aug 19, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce new cast members joining the critically acclaimed new production of Les Misérables at the Sondheim Theatre from Tuesday 27 September. 

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS To Play Cleveland's Playhouse Square, November 1 To Novem Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS To Play Cleveland's Playhouse Square, November 1 To November 20
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2022

One of the biggest hits in theatrical history, CATS will come to Playhouse Square from November 1 ‚Äď 20, 2022, as part of a new North American tour.

Mick Potter Videos

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Sydney VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Sydney
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022

The energy in the rehearsal room continues to intensify as the 37-strong company count down towards the first preview of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera at the globally renowned Sydney Opera House on 19 August. Get a first look inside rehearsals in the all new video here!

VIDEO: Lauren Louis Talks CATS National Tour at Denver Center for the Performing Arts VideoVIDEO: Lauren Louis Talks CATS National Tour at Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

CATS is Lauren Louis' first national tour! She worked for Disneyland as a principal vocalist & dance swing while getting her Musical Theatre BFA from CSU Fullerton.

VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre VideoVIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2022

New footage has been¬†released of¬†LES MIS√ČRABLES¬†at the Sondheim Theatre.¬†Check out the all new trailer here!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah  VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah Waddingham, Judi Dench & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 27, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh has invited Stephen Sondheim’s old friends to join him in celebrating his extraordinary talents and legacy at the Sondheim Theatre which was recently gloriously rebuilt in Sondheim’s honour and thanks the cast and company and everyone involved for agreeing to a special screening which will allow over 2,500 to see the performance.

VIDEO: First Look at the National Tour of CATS in San Francisco VideoVIDEO: First Look at the National Tour of CATS in San Francisco
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America!

CATS Comes To South Bend Through December 5th VideoCATS Comes To South Bend Through December 5th
by Alan Henry - Dec 3, 2021

CATS will perform in South Bend this weekend through Sunday, December 5th, 2021. Get a first look at the national tour cast in action!

VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTO VideoVIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 8, 2021

Ahead of the 35th Birthday of The Phantom of the Opera, new show footage has been released! THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA stars double Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly as ‚ÄėThe Phantom‚Äô, Lucy St Louis as ‚ÄėChristine Daa√©‚Äô and Rhys Whitfield as ‚ÄėRaoul‚Äô.

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return! VideoVIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return!
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2019

Ahead of its first performance at the Sondheim Theatre tonight, get a look at rehearsals as a new chapter in Les Miserables history, as the cast prepares for its West End production.

VIDEO: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Pays Tribute to Hal Prince VideoVIDEO: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Pays Tribute to Hal Prince
by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2019

Before Wednesday night's performance of Broadway's longest-running musical, The Phantom of the Opera, the show's original music director, David Caddick, made a poignant speech about the show's beloved director Hal Prince, who passed away on Wednesday morning. Be sure to check out the full tribute.

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of CATS On Tour VideoVIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of CATS On Tour
by Alan Henry - Aug 1, 2019

Go behind the scenes at Cats the Musical with Keri René Fuller as she prepares for a performance and transforms into Grizabella the Glamour Cat while in Chicago! Check out the video!


Mick Potter Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Mick Potter been nominated for?
Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Cats , Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for School of Rock , Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Les Miserables Best Sound Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Les Miserables and Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for The Woman In White .

What awards has Mick Potter won?
Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Les Miserablesand Best Sound Design (Olivier Awards) for The Woman In White.