SUN HEE KIL - SOUND DESIGNER
Sun Hee Kil is a New York City 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 Bernhardt/Hamlet (Broadway), Choir Boy (Broadway), Take Me Out (Broadway), Dreamgirls (International Tour), The Rivals (BRT) and The Mother (Atlantic Theater Company).
Her sound design includes Off-Broadway: Flipside: The Patti Page Story (59E59), Removal (Manhattan Repertory Theater), International: Caffeine (Roppongi Blue Theatre, Tokyo, Japan), Takeoff 2015 (Taipei National Theatre, Taiwan), Solitary Musicians, The School of Artists, Strange Library/Rashomon, Room in the Air, Happy End (Seoul, South Korea). She also served as sound liaison to mount Broadway’s Kinky Boots and West End’s Bodyguard to Seoul, South Korea. Assistant Sound Design for Faust 2.0 (Mabou Mines), Tempest & A Midsummer Night’s Dream (National Theatre of Korea), Romeo & Juliet (Seoul Arts Center). A1 for Korean premier of Jekyll & Hyde, Grease (National Theatre of Korea), Little Shop of Horrors, The Play, 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)
Member of USA829, AES, TSDCA and USITT.