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EDWARD COSLA

edco2003@yahoo.com

EDUCATION

MA Clinical Psychology, Johnston College, University of Redlands, CA
BA Psychology, New College, Sarasota FL
Other Languages: Romanian, Spanish, French

 

TOURING, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL *PARTIAL LIST*

Alvin Ailey Dance Theater Reference: Phyllis Schray, former Production Manager-contact on request
Merce Cunningham
The Wooster Group
Diamanda Galas Reference: Ellen Dennis, Manager-contact on request
Meredith Monk

 

SOUND DESIGN *PARTIAL LIST*

It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues Broadway musical at Beaumont Theater, Lincoln Center New York City

Favorable sound design review VARIETY Magazine April 1999

Nominated for Best Musical 1999
Savion Glover The State Theater, New Brunswick, NJ
Peter & Wendy Mabou Mines: NY; Dublin; Los Angeles; Yale Rep; Public Theater.

Best Sound Nomination, 1998 LA Theater Ovation Awards
Reference: Liza Lorwin, Producer -contact on request

 

Lee Breuer’s Dollhouse Internationally acclaimed in Paris, Oslo, Stuttgart, New York City.
Player’s Theater Sound design for all musicals in 2008 and 2009 seasons. Sarasota, FL. Reference: Jeffrey Kin, Artistic Director
Water Children Playwrights’ Horizons New York City.

Misery Asolo production of Stephen King’s work, 2008. Sarasota, FL.
Engine 27 Co-Designed and installed digital multi-speaker spacialization sound system for venue in Tribeca NYC dedicated to electronic music performance. Reference: Bernadette Speach-contact on request

 

HOUSE AUDIO ENGINEER, THE JOYCE THEATER, NYC (1987 – 1992)

Responsible for all aspects of audio, including maintenance and running sound for 297 performances/year.
Reference: Michael Blanco, former Production Manager-contact on request

 

FESTIVALS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL *PARTIAL LIST*

Vienna Festival of The Arts Vienna, Austria
Reference: Ing. Adolf P. Toegel, Wiener Festwochen: -contact on request
Lincoln Center Festival
Lincoln Center Out of Doors Reference: Jon Laterza -contact on request

 

INDUSTRIAL A/V *PARTIAL LIST*

Free-lance A/V technician for corporate events at NYC Hotels such as The St. Regis, The Pierre, The Palace, The Waldorf Astoria, and The Marriott Marquis. Sound mixing for The International Emmy Awards, The Gotham Awards for Independent Films, The Fashion Café, The Russian Tea Room, Asia Society, Japan Society and Liederkranz Society. FOH Assistant for the Papal Mass in Central Park (NYC). References: Warren Hammer, Event Technology, Dwayne K. Felder, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., Gilbert Ortiz, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel.
TELECONFERENCE and WEBCASTING

Designed/Installed large teleconference A/V systems for 10 international multi-point performances
featuring: Ladysmith Black Mambazo; Eliot Sharp; Ned Rothenberg; Floating Point Unit; Lee Breuer; The Electronic Cafe; the butoh dancers of Tomoe Shizune and Hakutobo; Global Poetry Slam.
References: John Reaves, Gertrude Stein Repertory Theater: Akeno Ashikawa -contact on request

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