Haddon Givens Kime
composer / sound designer
Haddon Givens Kime started composing music and sound designs for theatrical, multimedia and film projects while attending Berklee College of Music in Boston. After graduation, Kime continued work on what would become over twenty-five theatrical productions in a two-year span, leading to a profile in the Boston Globe naming Kime one of the most prolific composers in the region. In 2004 and 2008 Kime received an award from the Independent Reviewers of New England for outstanding sound designer/composer. Kime has written scores and/or sound designs for regional productions of The Weir, A Streetcar Named Desire, Proof, Buried Child, One Flea Spare, Jasper Lake, A GirlÕs War, Kindertransport and Approaching Moomtaj among many others. Off-Broadway work includes The Atheist, The Blowin of Baile Gall, Haymarket, and Riding the Wave.com. Kime is currently based in Atlanta where, in addition to his composing and sound design work, he is developing his skills as a filmmaker.
This bio/description was originally published in 2008 and updated in 2013. For more current information, please refer to the award recipient's website (if provided).