After 10 years as a recording engineer and record prodcuer, Martin Levan began his theatrical career in 1982 when he supervised the sound for Song & Dance in London. Since then Martin has been responsible for designing the sound for many worldwide production including Cats, Starlight Express, The Phantom of the Opera, Little Shop of Horrors, Carrie, The Baker’s Wife, The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Concerts, Requiem, Aspects of Love, Kiss Of The Spider Woman, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Show Boat, Sunset Boulevard, Whistle Down The Wind, Lautrec, Napoleon and The Beautiful Game.
Martin’s awards include the NAACP Theatre Award for Best Sound Design for Sunset Boulevard and the Jessie Richardson Theatre award for Outstanding Design Team Achievement for Show Boat.
Martin’s recordings include the original cast albums for many of the above productions including the original Boradway album of Cats, which won a Grammy award. More recently, Martin has returned to his recording roots and runs his own residential recording studio and record label, Red Kite Records, together with his wife Karen at the home in the Welsh countryside.