David Collison Biography (1937-)
Full name, David John Collison; born August 5, 1937, in Ipswich, England; sonof Douglas Roland and Molly (Hedgcock) Collison; married Annie Dodd (an actress). Addresses: HOME--Crowsnest, Rectory Lane, Kingston Bagpuize, Oxon, England.OFFICE--Theatre Projects, Ltd., 19 Long Acre, London WC2E 9LN, England.
CTFT learned that David Collison was Britain's first independent theatre sound consultant. He has designed numerous pieces of unique sound equipment for the theatre.
- Birth Details
- August 5, 1937
- Ipswich, England
- FIRST STAGE WORK--Assistant stage manager, Arts Theatre Club, London, 1955.
- Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK
- Sound designer and mixer for London stage productions of Blitz!, Pickwick, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret, Company, Mame, Sweet Charity, Jesus Christ Superstar, A Little Night Music, and many more. Has also designed sound for the Royal Shakespeare Company, the English Stage Company, and for theatres in Britain, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
- Stage Sound, 1976.