SUN HEE KIL - SOUND DESIGNER
Sun Hee Kil is a New York based sound designer/engineer from South Korea. Currently assistant professor of Sound Design in the Department of Theatre Arts, State University of New York at New Paltz. She served as associate sound designer at the Opening and Closing ceremonies of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea and Choir Boy (Broadway, TONY Best Sound Design of a Play Winner, Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Music In a Play Winner/Outstanding Sound Design in a Play Nominee), The Rose Tattoo (Broadway), and Bernhardt/Hamlet (Broadway).
Her sound design includes Off-Broadway: Flipside: The Patti Page Story (59E59), Removal (Manhattan Repertory Theater), International:Cafein (Roppongi Blue Theatre, Tokyo, Japan), Takeoff 2015 (Taipei National Theatre, Taiwan), Solitary Musicians (Seoul, South Korea). She also served as sound liaison to mount Broadway’s Kinky Boots and West End’s Bodyguard to Seoul, South Korea. Associate Sound Design for The Rivals (BRT), Assistant Sound Design for The Mother (Atlantic Theater Company), Faust 2.0 (Mabou Mines). A1 for Korean premier of Jekyll & Hyde, Grease (National Theatre of Korea), Little Shop of Horrors and Japanese Convoy Show.
Her 3D Mapping Project on Brooklyn Library, Brooklyn Gaze (co-designed with Brad Ward), was selected as USA exhibition for Prague Quadrennial 2019 and the Recipient of Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Outstanding Sound Design National Award for Flipside: The Patti Page Story, 2012.
Recording label for Three Paths (Albany Records)
Graduate: MFA in Sound Design from College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, USA
BA in Theatre & Film from Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea
BA in English Language & Literature from Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Member: USA829, AES, TSDCA & USITT(Vice Commissioner of Sound Design, 2018~)