Jethro Joaquin


Workshop Leader: Sound Design: A Communal Process?  
A sound designer, theater educator and business proprietor by trade and fate, Jethro graduated from the University of the Philippines with a Masterís degree in Theater Arts. He has composed, arranged and produced various musical works for film, television, church and theater.    In 2003, he participated in the 1st Theater Soundscore Design Exhibition in the OISTAT Scenofest of the 2003 Prague Quadrennial and in 2005, The Digital Exhibition of The World Stage Design in Toronto Canada. 

 Since 1997, he has actively worked as a sound designer and director in numerous theater productions for professional, university-based and community theater groups. These companies include Tanghalang Pilipino, Dulaang UP, Dulaang Filipino, and the Centro Escolar Dramatic Guild among others.

Jethro is currently a lecturer in the Production Design and Technical Theater Department of the De La Salle-College of St. Benilde, School of Design and Arts and runs a small project studio in Manila.