Live Design is pleased to announce the initial schedule for the 2008 BSMC, to be held May 16-18 in New York City with an incredible combination of top sound designers working on Broadway today and technical updates from RF issues to show control software, plus representatives from leading manufacturers such as Meyer Sound and d+b audiotechnik.

Friday, May 16 at 8:00pm
Performance of Young Frankenstein
Hilton Theatre, 213 West 42nd Street, NY, NY

Saturday, May 17
All events at Tisch School of the Arts, NYU
721 Broadway, New York, NY

8:00-9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:30am Opening remarks: Abe Jacobs, creative consultant

9:30-10:45am Jonathan Deans: overview of sound design for Young Frankenstein

10:45-11:00am Break

11:00am-12:15pm Peter Hylenski: sound designer whose current projects include Cry Baby and Shrek: The Musical

12:15-2:00pm Lunch and manufacturers’ showcase

2:00-3:15pm Chris Hubbard: Sound Design & Show Control Software

3:15-4:30pm Henry Cohen: New Laws Concerning RF

4:30-4:45pm Break

4:45-6:00pm Sound designers Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen

6:00pm Cocktail party

Sunday, May 18, 2008
All events at Tisch School of the Arts, NYU
721 Broadway, New York, NY

8:00-9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00-10:30am Bob McCarthy for Meyer Sound

10:30-10:45am Break

10:45am-12:00pm Dan Moses Schreier, sound designer for the current revival of Gypsy on Broadway

12:00-2:00pm Lunch & manufacturers' showcase

2:00-3:15pm Steve Sockey of SIA Acoustics

3:30-4:45pm John Taylor of d&b audiotechnik

4:45-5:00pm Closing remarks: Abe Jacob

5:00-6:00 Round-up and final Q&A