Footsteps on the stairs;
The creak of a door;
Background music that makes your heart skip a beat;
The soundtrack of a movie takes you on an emotional roller-coaster. But have you ever wondered how these sounds are created? How composers know the note to hit that will get your heart racing, or how the movements of a creature from a faraway land can sound so... alien? Come and discover the world of sound and sound effects. Find out about the difference between diegetic and non-diegetic sound, what a Foley artist is and have a go at making your own sound effects live on stage.