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Stage Management Day

This year, to celebrate Stage Management Day, we're running a competition with SMA. Send us a photo of an SM or SM team on Twitter including #stagemgrs18 before 9th October 2018, and tell us in 20 words why they (or you!) should be chosen as winners. The winner will get 25% off Stage Management Association membership.

Award-winning lighting designer Kevin Adams on his theatre career

"The installation of the lights, every cue had to spin 360° and the sheer scale of the production meant it was very tiring."

Kevin Adams is a Tony winning lighting designer known for his work on Broadway's American Idiot and SpongeBob Squarepants: The Musical. Here he tells what aspiring stage crew can do to get noticed!

Stage lighting designer Declan Randall on his process

"For me, theatre is about two things – story telling and collaboration. When those two elements come together in perfect harmony, that’s when you are making theatre." Declan Randall talks about his work to date, the differences in work methods between the UK and South Africa and give tips to aspiring lighting designers. Read more here.

Site Technician, London

Talk is Free Theatre is searching for a site technician to operate a site-specific musical theatre show in Hackney. Apply here.

Stage Manager, London

Stage Manager wanted for The Boy under the Christmas Tree. Must be able to operate QLab and lighting. Find out more about this role here.

Deputy Head of LX & Video, London

The National Theatre is lookingfor a Deputy Head of LX & Video to join the War Horse, UK and International tour 2018/2019. Apply now.

Deputy Stage Manager, Sutton

The Production Exchange is looking for a Deputy Stage Manager for their actor/musician panto at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall. Read more.