Andrew Harper is a sound designer, mixer, and consultant for theatre, opera, and ballet. Andrew is currently the sound designer for Houston’s Theatre Under the Stars, having designed over fifty musicals with them since 2013, Additionally, he has designed sound for productions with Houston Grand Opera (including five world premieres), Washington National Opera/Kennedy Center, New York City Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Lyric Opera Kansas City, Atlanta Opera, San Antonio Opera, El Paso Opera, and Houston Ballet, among others. In summer 2021, he designed the outdoor sound system and all six productions on it for the Glimmerglass on the Grass Festival in New York, including The Magic Flute, Songbird, Il Trovatore, and The Passion of Mary Cardwell Dawson. Interviews and press about Glimmerglass and other projects are linked on the press page.
In the 2023-2024 season, Harper will be the sound designer for all produced shows by Theatre Under the Stars, including Sweeney Todd, Cinderella, The Ugly X-Mas Sweater Musical, and Newsies. Additionally, he will design Francesca Zambello's production of The Sound of Music for Houston Grand Opera and Lyric Opera Kansas City, and will return as Houston Ballet's resident sound design consultant.