Ben and Max Ringham
COMPOSITION AND SOUND DESIGN
For The Jamie Lloyd Company: Doctor Faustus (Duke of York’s); The Hothouse, The Ruling Class, Richard III, The Maids (Trafalgar Studios).
Theatre credits include: Machinal (Almeida); King Lear (Chichester Festival Theatre and Duke of York’s); The Meeting, Present Laughter (Chichester); Shadow Factory (Nuffield); Love And Information (Sheffield); Quiz (Chichester and Duke Of York’s); Party Skills For The End Of The World (STH); Ugly Lies The Bone (National); The Darkest Corners (Rash Dash); Pygmalion (Headlong, West Yorkshire Playhouse and Nuffield); The Miser, The Little Dog Laughed (Garrick); The Pitchfork Disney, Killer (Shoreditch Town Hall; Off West End Best Sound Design Award); Lunch, The Bow of Ulysses (Trafalgar Studios); The Dresser, Jeeves and Wooster (Duke of York’s); The Lady Killers (Vaudeville; Olivier Award nominated for Best Sound Design); After Miss Julie, The School for Scandal (Theatre Royal Bath); The Mighty Walzer, Persuasion, Our Town, Parliament Square (Manchester Royal Exchange); Deathtrap (Salisbury Playhouse); The Government Inspector (Birmingham Rep); Raz (Assembly Theatre Edinburgh, Riverside Studios and Trafalgar Studios); Queen Anne, A Mad World My Masters, Little Eagles (RSC); Ben Hur, A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes, Multitudes, Paper Dolls (Tricycle); La Musica, Ah, Wilderness! (Young Vic); The Mentalists (Wyndham’s); We Want You to Watch (NT Temporary Theatre); The Walworth Farce (Olympia Theatre Dublin); 2071, Adler and Gibb, NSFW (Royal Court); Minetti (EIF); Dawn French, Fiction (UK Tours); Blithe Spirit (Gielgud and US Tour); Boeing- Boeing, The History Boys, A Taste of Honey, Racing Demon, Hamlet, An Enemy of the People (Sheffield Crucible); The Full Monty (Sheffield and Noël Coward); Ben Hur (Watermill); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Michael Grandage Company); The Pride (Royal Court, Trafalgar Studios and UK Tour; Olivier Award winner for Outstanding Achievement In An Affiliate Theatre); Lungs (Berlin Schaubuhne); The World of Extreme Happiness, Scenes from an Execution, She Stoops to Conquer, Henry IV Parts I&II (National); Ring (Off West End Best Sound Design Award); The Architects, Amato Saltone, What If...?, Tropicana, Dance Bear Dance, The Ballad of Bobby Francois (Shunt); The Motor Show (LIFT); What The Butler Saw (Vaudeville); The Duchess of Malfi, All About My Mother (Old Vic); Democracy (Sheffield Crucible and Old Vic); The Ladykillers (Gielgud, Vaudeville, UK Tour); Painkiller (Lyric Belfast); My City (Almeida); The Electric Hotel (Fuel Theatre); Glorious (Rajni Shah Productions); Les Parents Terribles (Donmar at Trafalgar Studios); Polar Bears, Phaedra, Piaf (Olivier Award nominated for Best Sound Design); Inadmissable Evidence (Donmar); Three Days of Rain (Apollo); Piaf (Donmar, Vaudeville, Madrid and Buenos Aires); Contains Violence (Lyric Hammersmith); The Lover/The Collection (Comedy); The Caretaker (Sheffield Crucible, Tricycle and UK Tour).
Exhibitions/Events include: Frieda Kahlo - Making Herself Up (V&A); Mirror Maze (Chanel/Es Devlin); Rembrandt (National Gallery).
Radio/TV/Digital includes: Heart Of Darkness (BBC R4); The Inspection Chamber, E20 (BBC); Papa Sangre II (Somethin’ Else; IMGA Excellence In Sound Design winner).
Other: Ben and Max are associate artists with the Shunt collective and two-thirds of the band Superthriller. In 2013 they designed Papa Sangre II, a sound-based IOS game for digital arts company Somethin’ Else. They are also co-creators of the immersive theatre company Wiretapper.