Mark Bennett

Details
Recent productions on B'way include Tartuffe, The Goat, Lily Tomlin's The Search..., The Lion in Winter, A View From the Bridge, London Assurance. Off-B'way: Julius Caesar (TFANA); The Seagull (Mike Nichols, dir.), Dogeaters and seven Shakespeares for the Public Theater; Chaucer in Rome, The Time of the Cuckoo, Pride's Crossing, The Lights for Lincoln Center Theater; Mad Forest, Lypsinka (NYTW); among others. Many regionals. Mark is the recipient of a 1998 Obie for Sustained Excellence in Sound Design and four Drama Desk nominations.
 
Credits

Designer
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The City of Conversation Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 05/05/2014 Sound Designer
2 Talley's Folly Laura Pels Theatre (Current) 03/05/2013 Sound Designer
3 Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 11/12/2012 Sound Designer
4 An Iliad New York Theatre Workshop 03/06/2012 Sound Designer
5 Saturn Returns Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 11/10/2008 Sound Designer
6 The New Century Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 04/14/2008 Sound Designer
7 Valhalla New York Theatre Workshop 02/05/2004 Sound Designer
8 Beckett/Albee Century Center For The Performing Arts 10/09/2003 Sound Designer
9 Golda's Balcony Manhattan Ensemble Theatre 03/26/2003 Sound Designer
10 Julius Caesar Lucille Lortel Theatre 01/19/2003 Sound Designer
11 Andorra Lucille Lortel Theatre 04/07/2002 Sound Designer
12 Wonder of the World New York City Center-Stage I 11/01/2001 Sound Designer
13 Chaucer in Rome Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 06/07/2001 Sound Designer
14 Dogeaters Joseph Papp Public Theater/Martinson Theater 03/04/2001 Sound Designer
15 The Time of the Cuckoo Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 02/21/2000 Sound Designer
16 You Never Can Tell Laura Pels Theatre (Former) 06/21/1998 Sound Designer
17 Pride's Crossing Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 12/07/1997 Sound Designer
18 Collected Stories New York City Center-Stage I 05/20/1997 Sound Designer
19 Cloud Tectonics Playwrights Horizons 01/05/1997 Sound Designer
20 The Entertainer East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 11/13/1996 Sound Designer
21 New England New York City Center-Stage I 10/17/1995 Sound Designer
22 Crumbs from the Table of Joy McGinn-Cazale Theatre 05/09/1995 Sound Designer
23 Carmen Charles Ludlam Theatre 12/28/1994 Sound Designer
24 The Scarlet Letter East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 10/11/1994 Sound Designer
25 A Midsummer Night's Dream Charles Ludlam Theatre 09/14/1994 Sound Designer
26 The Naked Truth WPA Theatre 05/26/1994 Sound Designer
27 Unfinished Stories New York Theatre Workshop 02/04/1994 Sound Designer
28 Life Sentences McGinn-Cazale Theatre 11/09/1993 Sound Designer
29 How to Write a Play Charles Ludlam Theatre 10/28/1993 Sound Designer
30 The Lights Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 10/13/1993 Sound Designer
31 Loose Knit McGinn-Cazale Theatre 06/11/1993 Sound Designer
32 One Shoe Off Joseph Papp Public Theater/Anspacher Theater 03/16/1993 Sound Designer
33 C. Colombo, Inc. New York Theatre Workshop 10/09/1992 Sound Designer
34 Mad Forest New York City Center-Stage I 09/22/1992 Sound Designer
35 Punch Me in the Stomach Perry Street Theatre 05/27/1992 Sound Designer
36 Spike Heels McGinn-Cazale Theatre 05/12/1992 Sound Designer
37 Lypsinka! A Day in the Life Perry Street Theatre 03/20/1992 Sound Designer
38 Time Flies When You're Alive Perry Street Theatre 02/19/1992 Sound Designer
39 Dearly Departed McGinn-Cazale Theatre 12/03/1991 Sound Designer
40 Mad Forest Perry Street Theatre 11/22/1991 Sound Designer
41 Pericles Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater 11/05/1991 Sound Designer
42 Approximating Mother Judith Anderson Theatre 10/29/1991 Sound Designer
43 Home and Away McGinn-Cazale Theatre 07/08/1991 Sound Designer
44 Night Sky Judith Anderson Theatre 05/14/1991 Sound Designer
45 Light Shining in Buckinghamshire Perry Street Theatre 02/12/1991 Sound Designer
46 When Lightning Strikes Twice Charles Ludlam Theatre 01/08/1991 Sound Designer
47 Love and Anger Perry Street Theatre 11/23/1990 Sound Designer
48 Lake No Bottom McGinn-Cazale Theatre 11/03/1990 Sound Designer
49 Camille Charles Ludlam Theatre 08/14/1990 Sound Designer
50 Mi Vida Loca New York City Center-Stage II 05/08/1990 Sound Designer
51 Der Ring Gott Farblonjet Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/08/1990 Sound Designer
52 My Children! My Africa! Perry Street Theatre 12/02/1989 Sound Designer
53 Mercedes Perry Street Theatre 02/08/1989 Sound Designer
54 L'Illusion Perry Street Theatre 10/27/1988 Sound Designer

Author
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The City of Conversation Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 05/05/2014 Original Music
2 Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 11/12/2012 Original Music
3 An Iliad New York Theatre Workshop 03/06/2012 Original Music
4 Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater 04/06/2009 Composer
5 Saturn Returns Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 11/10/2008 Original Music
6 Hamlet Delacorte Theater 06/17/2008 Original Music
7 The New Century Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 04/14/2008 Original Music
8 Richard III East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 11/13/2007 Original Music
9 Songs From An Unmade Bed New York Theatre Workshop 05/24/2005 Composer
10 Much Ado About Nothing Delacorte Theater 07/13/2004 Composer
11 Golda's Balcony Manhattan Ensemble Theatre 03/26/2003 Original Music
12 Julius Caesar Lucille Lortel Theatre 01/19/2003 Composer
13 Wonder of the World New York City Center-Stage I 11/01/2001 Original Music
14 The Seagull Delacorte Theater 08/12/2001 Original Music
15 Chaucer in Rome Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 06/07/2001 Original Music
16 The Winter's Tale Delacorte Theater 07/06/2000 Original Music
17 The Time of the Cuckoo Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 02/21/2000 Original Music
18 The Taming of the Shrew Delacorte Theater 06/17/1999 Composer
19 Pericles Joseph Papp Public Theater/Martinson Theater 10/13/1998 Music
20 You Never Can Tell Laura Pels Theatre (Former) 06/21/1998 Original Music
21 Pride's Crossing Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 12/07/1997 Music
22 Antony and Cleopatra Joseph Papp Public Theater/Anspacher Theater 02/18/1997 Composer
23 Timon of Athens Delacorte Theater 08/06/1996 Original Music
24 Troilus and Cressida Delacorte Theater 08/04/1995 Music
25 The Scarlet Letter East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 10/11/1994 Music
26 Linda Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/14/1993 Music
27 Linda Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/14/1993 Lyricist
28 The Comedy of Errors Delacorte Theater 08/06/1992 Music
29 The Bells Charles Ludlam Theatre 11/28/1991 Composer
30 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/24/1991 Music
31 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/24/1991 Lyricist
32 Light Shining in Buckinghamshire Perry Street Theatre 02/12/1991 Original Music
33 When Lightning Strikes Twice Charles Ludlam Theatre 01/08/1991 Music
34 Love and Anger Perry Street Theatre 11/23/1990 Music
35 Mi Vida Loca New York City Center-Stage II 05/08/1990 Music
36 Der Ring Gott Farblonjet Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/08/1990 Music
37 L'Illusion Perry Street Theatre 10/27/1988 Music

Musician
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Much Ado About Nothing Delacorte Theater 07/13/2004 Music Coordinator
2 Black Sea Follies Playwrights Horizons 11/13/1986 Music Coordinator

Actor
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Charles Ludlam Theatre 04/24/1991 Eustache
Awards
Award Production
1 NOMINATED 2012 Drama Desk Award Nomination, Outstanding Music in a Play An Iliad Original Music
2 NOMINATED 2012 Lucille Lortel Award Nomination, Outstanding Sound Design 2012 Henry Hewes Award nomination, Notable Effects An Iliad Sound Designer
3 WON 2012 Obie Award, Special Citation An Iliad Sound Designer
4 NOMINATED 2001 Lucille Lortel Nomination, Outstanding Sound Design Dogeaters Sound Designer
5 NOMINATED 2003 Lucille Lortel Nomination, Outstanding Sound Design 2003 Drama Desk Nomination, Outstanding Sound Design Golda's Balcony Sound Designer