about

Chrysoulla Markoulli is an award-winning screen and theatre composer based in Sydney, Australia. She graduated with a Bachelor of Music (Honours)/Bachelor of Education from the University of New South Wales, receiving First Class Honours in Composition. She has worked with the Sydney theatre companies - Belvoir, Australian Theatre for Young People, Griffin Theatre Company, The General Public, White Box Theatre, New Ghosts Theatre Company, Aya Productions and Millstone Productions - to compose the music and sound design for the stage productions: HOT MESS (2021), THE LINDEN SOLUTION (2021), LIGHTS IN THE PARK (2021), DEAD SKIN (2021), JALI (2021), MY BRILLIANT CAREER (2020), IPHIGENIA IN SPLOTT (2020), INTERSECTION 2019 - ARRIVAL (2019), YEN (2018), IMPENDING EVERYONE (2018), MOTH (2017), OEDIPUS DOESN'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE (2017) and FIGHT WITH ALL YOUR MIGHT THE ZOMBIES OF TONIGHT (2016). Screen credits include the Waverly Council's BONDIFEST PROMO AD (2021), Alan Fang's WHAT WILL THE FATHER THINK? (2021), ARACOURT Studio’s CNUT (2020), Jean-David Le Goullon's BARNACLE FACE (2020) and Mohamed Mebarek's THE SHOT (2019). Chrysoulla’s music has been played in the Sydney Opera House, Art Gallery of NSW and Perth Concert Hall and has been acknowledged in several competitions including the ScoreLive Competition (2020 Runner-up), Glories of the Score Student Screen Music Competition (2018 Winner), and Artology Fanfare Competition (2016 Winner). Chrysoulla is currently collaborating on Miss The Mark Productions' MARY (2021) and is one of this year's composition mentors for the Artology Fanfare Competition.   

 
2021
HOT MESS [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
The General Public (Director - Tasha O'Brien)

THE LINDEN SOLUTION [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Ratcatch Theatre (Director - Camilla Turnbull)

 BONDIFEST PROMO AD - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Waverley Council (Directors - Rachel Chant & Phil Spencer)

LIGHTS IN THE PARK [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Australian Theatre for Young People & Q Theatre (Director - Lucy Clements)

DEAD SKIN [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Australian Theatre for Young People (Director - Kim Hardwick)

JALI [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Aya Productions & Griffin Theatre Company (Director - Erin Taylor)

JUXTA [Interactive Media Project] - COMPOSER

Juxta Studio (Director - Felix Cross & Katrina Douglas)

2020
MY BRILLIANT CAREER [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER
Belvoir (Director - Kate Champion)

IPHIGENIA IN SPLOTT [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
New Ghosts Theatre Company (Director - Lucy Clements)

CNUT [Short Film Animation]- COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
ARACOURT Studio (Director - Courtney Westbrook)

BARNACLE FACE [Short Film] - COMPOSER
Australian Film and Television School (Director - Jean-David Le Goullon)

*SCORELIVE FILM SCORING COMPETITION - Runner Up*
ScoreLive London

2019
INTERSECTION 2019: ARRIVAL [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Australian Theatre for Young People (Director - Sophie Kelly)

THE SHOT [Short Film]- COMPOSER
Sydney Film school (Director - Mohamed Mebarek)

2018
YEN [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER 
New Ghosts Theatre Company (Director - Lucy Clements) 
 
*NOMINATED FOR BEST SOUND DESIGN - PLAY for YEN*
BroadwayWorld Australia Sydney Awards
 
IMPENDING EVERYONE [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER/SOUND DESIGNER
Australian Theatre for Young People (Director - Fraser Corfield)

2017
OEDIPUS DOESN'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER
Australian Theatre for Young People (Director - Fraser Corfield)
 
MOTH [Theatre Show] - COMPOSER
Millstone Productions & ATYP (Director - Rachel Chant)

PROCESSION [Dance Show] - COMPOSER
University of New South Wales (Choreographer - Raghav Handa)

*GLORIES OF THE SCORE COMPETITION - WINNER for BEST ORIGINAL SCORE BY A TERTIARY STUDENT*
 Australian Film and Television School

2016
FIGHT WITH ALL YOUR MIGHT THE ZOMBIES OF TONIGHT [Theatre Show]- COMPOSER
Australian Theatre for Young People (Director - Robert Jago)
 
*MENTORING SCHOLARSHIP IN SOUND DESIGN - WINNER*
Australian Theatre for Young People & Artology Pty Ltd

*ARTOLOGY FANFARE COMPETITION - WINNER*
Artology Pty Ltd

CREDITS & AWARDS