Clare is a Senior Sound and Broadcast Technician at the Royal Opera House, Muscat. Her blog will focus on resilience and adaptation as a woman in the sound industry including past and present challenges with working abroad.
Should one pursue an education in audio?
There is no straight forward answer to this other than to say that you need to seriously consider the opportunities that you will be aﬀorded. Would you have the same networking opportunities if you didn’t do the course? Will you receive a rich and rounded mentorship away from the ...
Unbelievably, I celebrated two years in Muscat last month! Time is flying by and our dark time in the Opera House over the summer is coming to an end. Working regular hours is some what of a novelty to those of us used to working in commercial theatre, so we are all keen to make ...
A SoundGirls Guide to the Middle East
SoundGirls workshops in Muscat. Two workshops were held at the Classical Music and Arts Institute in Qurum, kindly supported by manager Thanae Pachiyannaki. The first workshop was for 10-15-year-olds and the second for 16+. Due to the interest booking had to be closed earlier than expected and a waiting list for places was created.
No matter how remote you are feeling, there is always someone who will share your enthusiasm and passion. The support and encouragement we are able to offer each other is unmeasurable. So next time you feel alone, know you are not. If you look hard enough there is always someone to lean on