FROUD

WORK

INFORMATION

BIOGRAPHY

SIMON FROUD, KNOWN AS FROUD, IS AN ARTIST, DESIGNER AND PERFORMER, WHOSE PRACTICE RANGES FROM SOUND DESIGN AND DIGITAL ART DIRECTION, SOLO PERFORMANCE WORK, VISUAL ART, AND CREATING EXPERIMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES IN PERFORMANCE.

 

HIS WORK OPERATES IN THE INTERSECTIONS AND OSCILLATIONS BETWEEN ART AND TECHNOLOGY. NOTIONS OF TIME/SPACE, IMMERSION AND INTERACTION, THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE COLLECTIVE EXPERIENCE INFORMS HIS WORK TO COMMENT ON A SPECTRUM OF TOPICS.

 

FROUD OFTEN ADVISES ON PROJECTS, BOTH TECHNICALLY & ARTISTICALLY, FACILITATES WORKSHOPS AND GUEST SPEAKS. HE REGULARLY COLLABORATES ON PROJECTS WITH OTHER ARTISTS AND COMPANIES FROM MULTIPLE DISCIPLINES.

 

FROUD ALSO WORKS NATIONALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY AS A STAGE, PRODUCTION & TECHNICAL MANAGER.

SUPPORTED BY

MEMBER OF

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EDUCATION

2017-18           MA DIGITAL MEDIA | UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX

 

                  RECIPIENT OF THE CHANCELLOR'S MASTERS SCHOLARSHIP

 

2014-17           BA [HONS] THEATRE | UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  FIRST CLASS

PROJECTS

2019              DRIFT

 

2017              THE DRIFT [RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT]

 

                  THE SHOWROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

2016              FABMAX | ONLINE RELEASE V1.0

COLLABORATIONS

2018              WE COULD BE HEROES | BOOTWORKS THEATRE COMPANY, CURTIS ARNOLD-HARMER & FROUD

 

                  CAMDEN PEOPLE'S THEATRE, SPRINT FESTIVAL 2019

 

2017              THE CITIES PROJECT | FROUD & ASHLEY WILLIAMS

DESIGNER

2020              FORGE [R&D] | RACHEL MARS | ASSOCIATE SOUND DESIGNER

 

                  WHEN WE DIED | ALEXANDRA DONNACHIE | PRODUCTION DESIGNER

 

2019              TOUCH | ROSIE HEAFFORD & SECONDHAND DANCE | SOUND DESIGNER

 

                  24 ITALIAN SONGS AND ARIAS | BRIAN LOBEL | LIGHTING DESIGNER

FACILITATOR

2018              WE COULD BE HEROES WORKSHOP | WORKSHOP LEADER | BOOTWORKS THEATRE COMPANY | B-SIDE WHY? FESTIVAL

AWARDS

2017              IN BETWEEN TIME FESTIVAL [IBT] STUDENT PRIZE

PRODUCTION

2020              PRODUCTION MANAGER | THE DAN DAW SHOW | DAN DAW CREATIVE PROJECTS | UK TOUR

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE MANAGER, VIDEO & SOUND OPERATOR | I'M A PHOENIX, BITCH | BRYONY KIMMINGS LTD. | SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE

 

2019              TECHNICAL MANAGER | TOUCH | ROSIE HEAFFORD & SECONDHAND DANCE | UK TOUR

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE MANAGER, VIDEO & SOUND OPERATOR | I'M A PHOENIX, BITCH | BRYONY KIMMINGS LTD. | AUSTRALIA TOUR

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE MANAGER, VIDEO & SOUND OPERATOR | I'M A PHOENIX, BITCH | BRYONY KIMMINGS LTD. | EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE & PRODUCTION MANAGER | THE ORIGIN OF THE SPECIES | STEVE PRETTY | WILTON'S MUSIC HALL

 

                  SOUND TECHNICIAN | BINAURAL DINNER DATE | ZU-UK | UK TOUR DATES

 

                  STAGE MANAGER | ATOMIC 50 | ABIGAIL CONWAY & BLACKHORSE WORKSHOP | WALTHAMSTOW SITE SPECIFIC

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE MANAGER, VIDEO & SOUND OPERATOR | I'M A PHOENIX, BITCH | BRYONY KIMMINGS LTD. | ACCA, BRIGHTON

 

2018              STAGE MANAGER | SUPERBLACKMAN | LEKAN LAWAL | BATTERSEA ARTS CENTRE

 

                  LIGHTING & SOUND TECHNICIAN | WALTER & LENNY | JULIA ST JOHN & PETER MCENERY | BERNSTEIN IN CHICHESTER

 

                  TECHNICAL STAGE MANAGER, VIDEO & SOUND OPERATOR | I'M A PHOENIX, BITCH | BRYONY KIMMINGS LTD. | BATTERSEA ARTS CENTRE

 

                  TECHNICAL MANAGER | REMEMBERING LENNY: DAME PATRICIA ROUTLEDGE IN CONVERSATION | CHAMPS HILL RECORDS

 

                  LIGHTING & SOUND TECHNICIAN | D-CODE | YAEL KARAVAN | TARA ARTS, LONDON

 

                  STAGE MANAGER | LATITUDE FESTIVAL | TOWN HALL STAGE | FESTIVAL REPUBLIC

 

                  TECHNICAL MANAGER | REMEMBERING LENNY: DAME PATRICIA ROUTLEDGE IN CONVERSATION | BERNSTEIN IN CHICHESTER | CITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  TECHNICIAN | FESTIVAL PRESS LAUNCH | BERNSTEIN IN CHICHESTER | CITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  LIGHTING & SOUND TECHNICIAN | PUPIK | NAOMI SILMAN & YAEL KARAVAN | UK TOUR [VARIOUS VENUES]

 

                  LIGHTING & SOUND TECHNICIAN | PUPIK | NAOMI SILMAN & YAEL KARAVAN | ISRAEL TOUR

 

2017              TECHNICAL ASSISTANT | HOME SWEET HOME | SUBJECT TO_CHANGE | INTERNATIONAL ARTS CARNIVAL, HONG KONG

 

                  STAGE MANAGER | LATITUDE FESTIVAL | WELLCOME TRUST HUB | FESTIVAL REPUBLIC

 

                  AMBASSADOR | THE SICK OF THE FRINGE [LONDON] | WELLCOME TRUST & ICC & THE SICK OF THE FRINGE

 

                  LIGHTING TECHNICIAN | THE OPPRESSION GAMES | SMALLEST MAJORITY | CAMDEN PEOPLE'S THEATRE

 

                  LIGHTING TECHNICIAN | REMNANT | XHIBIT THEATRE | THE SHOWROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

2016              PRODUCTION ASSISTANT | THE MANY DOORS OF FRANK FEELBAD [EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL] | BOOTWORKS THEATRE COMPANY

 

                  INSTALLATION FACILITATOR | TIME LAB | ABIGAIL CONWAY | FOREST FRINGE, EDINBURGH

 

                  ASSISTANT | MFA COORDINATOR & ASSISTANT | CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF INTEGRAL STUDIES & UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  LIGHTING OPERATOR | WOMEN'S HOUR | SH!T THEATRE | THE SHOWROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  LIGHTING OPERATOR | POND WIFE | HOLLY & TED | MARLBOROUGH THEATRE, BRIGHTON

 

                  LIGHTING OPERATOR | CAN I START AGAIN PLEASE | SUE MACLAINE | THE SHOWROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

                  LIGHTING OPERATOR | O NO! | JAMIE WOOD | THE SHOWROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

 

2015-17           POSITION | FRONT OF HOUSE MEMBER | THE SHOWROOM, CHICHESTER

 

2014-17           AMBASSADOR | DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE | UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER