A collective of sound-artists and performance-artists who produce sound oriented theatre, and theatre oriented media.


The Company of Resident Artists


James Ard


Ard is a San Francisco based designer, noisemaker, mechanic, & theatre vagrant. Ard’s sound design work has been heard at the New Conservatory Theatre Center, Z Space, Cutting Ball Theater, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and the Getty Villa, as well as with the San Francisco Playhouse, Shotgun Players, and Bay Area Children’s Theatre. Mr. Ard is currently working on an ongoing project in which he secretly records the residents of Los Angeles.


Sara Witsch


Sara Witsch is a sound designer, stage performer, director, production manager, and otherwise well rounded practitioner of the dramatic arts. Her sound design work has been heard locally at the New Conservatory Theatre Center and with the Shotgun Players at the Ashby Stage. Currently reading: Sarah Ruhl's 100 Essays I Don't Have Time to Write (which she doesn't have time to read).


Tony Gonzalez


Tony Gonzalez is an audio engineer, sound designer, and one of the last Great North American Noise-Raccoons. His skills include building sound systems out of equipment found in the trash. Please consider the endearing Tony Gonzalez for your domestic and dramaturgical audio installation needs.


Sophia Craven


Sophia Craven is a designer, artist, poet, and spiritual advisor. Craven designs lights for theatre, and art for media. Sophia Craven aspires to design lights for Rhianna.