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Peter McBoyle

 
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Bio:
Peter was one of Canada's most in-demand theatre sound designers specializing in musical theatre and themed entertainment. From 2000 to 2013 he was the Resident Sound Designer for the Stratford Festival where he has designed over 60 productions. He designed and consulted in most of the major ... (read complete bio)
 
Peter McBoyle Headshot

Bio:
Peter was one of Canada's most in-demand theatre sound designers specializing in musical theatre and themed entertainment. From 2000 to 2013 he was the Resident Sound Designer for the Stratford Festival where he has designed over 60 productions. He designed and consulted in most of the major ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Canada, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Canada, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2012]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer

Peter McBoyle Biography

Peter was one of Canada's most in-demand theatre sound designers specializing in musical theatre and themed entertainment. From 2000 to 2013 he was the Resident Sound Designer for the Stratford Festival where he has designed over 60 productions.

He designed and consulted in most of the major venues in Canada including Mirvish Productions, The Shaw Festival, The National Arts Centre, The Citadel Theatre, Canadian Stage, Theatre Calgary, The Grand Theatre, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre and the Charlottetown Festival.

In the US his work has been heard on Broadway (Come Fly Away, Barrymore), Las Vegas (Sinatra Dance With Me), Atlanta (Come Fly With Me), Dallas (Stagger Lee) and on national tours (Sister Act, West Side Story, Come Fly Away, Legally Blonde, Grease, Catch Me If You Can).

His consulting work with Princess Cruises since 2000 took him around the world commissioning audio systems and showrooms on new vessels as well as designing and programming many of their production shows.

McBoyle held a Bachelor's degree in Music and a Master's degree in Music (Media and Technology - Sound Recording), both from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Peter was a member of the faculty at Ryerson University in Toronto from 2003-2010 and was on the faculty of Humber College where he taught theatre audio. He was a member of the Associated Designers of Canada and United Scenic Artists IATSE local 829.

His work was most recently seen at the Confederation Center in Charlottetown this summer in Anne of Green Gables, and is currently being presented in the Stratford Festival's production of Chicago now through October 30th.







Peter McBoyle News

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Stratford Festiv Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Stratford Festival Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 5, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Stratford's CHICAGO Leads  Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; Stratford's CHICAGO Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Peter McBoyle, Canada's Most in Demand Theatre Sound Designer, Has Passed Away Photo Peter McBoyle, Canada's Most in Demand Theatre Sound Designer, Has Passed Away
by Team BWW - Sep 10, 2022

BroadwayWorld is deeply saddened to report the passing of Canadian theatre sound designer Peter McBoyle, following a fight with urologic cancer.

Live Theatre Returns to Stratford's Festival Theatre Today With CHICAGO Photo Live Theatre Returns to Stratford's Festival Theatre Today With CHICAGO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Today the Stratford Festival is welcoming audiences back to its iconic Festival Theatre with the first performance of the great Kander and Ebb musical Chicago.

Nominations for the 2020 Dora Mavor Moore Awards Announced Photo Nominations for the 2020 Dora Mavor Moore Awards Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2020

At an online media announcement - pre-taped in front of Meridian Hall with physically distanced protocols in place - streamed June 8 on the Dora Awards YouTube channel, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 243 nominations for the 41st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards.

Charlottetown Festival Announces ANNE Casting and Two-Day Sale Photo Charlottetown Festival Announces ANNE Casting and Two-Day Sale
by Stephi Wild - Feb 17, 2020

It's a provincial holiday on P.E.I. today and to celebrate, Confederation Centre of the Arts is offering a special 'Islander Day' sale for Charlottetown Festival tickets. Artistic Director Adam Brazier has also announced the casting of four of the lead roles in Anne of Green Gablesa?"The Musical.

Smash Hit AS YOU LIKE IT Lands At Citadel Photo Smash Hit AS YOU LIKE IT Lands At Citadel
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 13, 2020

a?oe[Daryl Cloran's] As You Like It is a unique phenomenon.a?? So said Christopher Gaze, artistic director of Vancouver's Bard on the Beach Festival, in an announcement that the festival would be extending by one full week due to the unprecedented success of As You Like It a?" a first for the festival's 30-year history.

Winners Announced For 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards Photo Winners Announced For 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards
by Alan Henry - Jan 8, 2020

Following a record number of nominations and votes, winners have been announced for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix!! The nominees were set, audiences voted, and now we get to recognize local theatres and performers for their outstanding achievement!

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - Royal Alexandra Theatre Leads Best Musical C Photo December 19th Update: DEAR EVAN HANSEN - Royal Alexandra Theatre Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Toronto Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Peter McBoyle Videos

Exclusive Video: Watch 'Skid Row' From Stratford's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Videoplay
Exclusive Video: Watch 'Skid Row' From Stratford's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 22, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Stratford Festival's Little Shop of Horrors. The production is currently in previews and opens on Friday, May 31. 

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At BILLY ELLIOT at the Stratford Festival Videoplay
Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At BILLY ELLIOT at the Stratford Festival

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 17, 2019

Donna Feore's gritty new take on Billy Elliot the Musical, the Tony Award-winning blockbuster musical from Lee Hall and Elton John, is now on stage at the Stratford Fesitval. The production officially opens on Tuesday, May 28, at the Festival Theatre.

Exclusive: Get A First Look At Stratford's THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Videoplay
Exclusive: Get A First Look At Stratford's THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

by Alan Henry - May 21, 2018

A jolt of pure energy is pulsating through the Avon Theatre in Stratford as an electrifying production of Richard O'Brien's The Rocky Horror Show hits the stage for the first time. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at the production below!

Exclusive: Get A First Look At Stratford's THE MUSIC MAN Videoplay
Exclusive: Get A First Look At Stratford's THE MUSIC MAN

by Alan Henry - May 18, 2018

The Stratford Festival's 66th season is off to an exhilarating start with Meredith Willson's Tony Award-winning musical comedy The Music Man. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at the production in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of SISTER ACT Second National Tour
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2014

Direct from Broadway, SISTER ACT, the hilarious, five-time Tony-nominated musical smash, comes to Wilmington, Delaware! SISTER ACT appears at the DuPont Theatre for eight performances only, October 14-19, 2014. Check out a first look below!

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 20, 2013

Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the true story that inspired it, the high-flying Broadway musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN will play the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood for a limited 2 week engagement March 12 - 24, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the touring production below.

BWW TV: Highlights from the WEST SIDE STORY National Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2012

Troika Entertainment's tour of WEST SIDE STORY, the breathtaking revival based on Arthur Laurent's Broadway direction, kicked off at the at the Clemens Center in Elmira, NY on October 29, 2012 and you can check out highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Promo - CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Flies Into the Orpheum Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2012

Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story that inspired it, Catch Me If You Can debuts in Minnesota December 11-16, 2012 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre. It is part of Hennepin Theatre Trust's 2012/13 Broadway Across America-Minneapolis Season. Watch a commercial for the show below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at CATCH ME IF YOU CAN - Tour Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2012

Troika Entertainment, LLC kicked off the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN national tour at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI October 7, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below.

BWW TV: Catching Up with COME FLY AWAY's Marceea Moreno!
by Audra Stafford - Nov 14, 2011

BroadwayWorld correspondant Audra Stafford caught up with COME FLY AWAY cast member (and San Diego native) Marceea Moreno for what it's like touring with the production.