Adam Pritchard


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2020Head Of Production
Saturday Night Fever, Cilla, Joseph, Blood Brothers, Evita, Heathers, Rough Crossing, Lady VanishesBill Kenwright Ltd
UK and International Tour and West End
2018Building & Facilities Manager
Comedy About A Bank RobberyCriterion Theatre Trust
Criterion Theatre
2015 - 2017Deputy Technical Manager
Ambassador Theatre Group
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre
2014 - 2016Technical Manager
HQ Theatres / Qdos
Beck Theatre
2014Fit-Up Crew
Groove On Down The RoadPirate Crew
Southbank Centre
2014Production Manager
Snow WhiteOne From The Heart/Qdos Pantos
Beck Theatre
2014Production Manager / LD
GreaseBeck Summer Youth Project
Beck Theatre
2014Production Manager
Stroke Of LuckPark Theatre
Park Theatre
2014Load-Out Crew
The PridePirate Crew
Trafalgar Studios
2014Stage Manager On The Book
CodpiecesPark Theatre
Park Theatre
2013 - 2014Technical Manager
These Shining Lives / Daytona / Adult Supervision / Sleeping BeautyPark Theatre
Park Theatre
2012 - 2014Tech Swing Dep
We Will Rock YouQueen Theatrical Productions
Dominion Theatre
2013Followspot Operator
Carnaval Pra CarambaThe Railway Ball
Grovesnor House
2013Load-Out Technician
The White GuardCentral St Martins College
Platform Theatre
2013LX Operator
The Same Deep Water As MeMountview
Studio 2, Mountview Academy
2010 - 2013Deputy Chief Electrician
We Will Rock YouNederlander Dominion Ltd
Dominion Theatre
2013Lighting Designer
The AuditionBarons Court Theatre
Barons Court Theatre
2012Lighting Designer
VolponeFire Under the Horizon
Upstairs At The Gatehouse Theatre
2012Lighting Designer
Punk Rock, Top Girls and Great ExpectationsDrama Studio London
Tristan Bates Theatre
Heaven SentHidden Talent
New Wimbledon Studio
2011Production Designer
Peter PanLondon Touring Theatre
UK Tour and Tabard Theatre, London
2009Followspot Operator
The King And IRaymond Gubbay
Royal Albert Hall
2008 - 2009Lighting Designer
My Best FriendDownstageleft Productions
Courtyard Theatre, London
2009Lighting Designer
Summit ConferenceFallOut Productions
New Wimbledon Studio
2009Chargehand Technician
We Will Rock YouLive Nation
Dominion Theatre
2008 - 2009Stage and LX Technician
The Lion KingLive Nation
Lyceum Theatre
2008 - 2009Technician
NumerousRoyal Albert Hall
Royal Albert Hall
2008Lighting Designer
The Vagina MonologuesEveryone Needs A Bob
Upstairs At The Gatehouse
2008Lighting Designer
Stories For BoysRoland Egan Productions
Landor Theatre
2008Lighting Designer
Deep CutRoland Egan Productions
Landor Theatre
2007 - 2008Head Usher
Drowsy Chaparone / RSC London SeasonDelfont Mackintosh Theatres
Novello Theatre, London
N20 Comedy Festival 2007Battersea Arts Centre
Battersea Arts Centre
2007Casual Technician
NumerousLyric Theatre Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith
2007Lighting Designer
Importance Of ShoesWeaver Hughes Ensemble
Catford Broadway Studio
2006Deputy Retail Manager
Avenue QBuena Vista Merchandising
Noel Coward Theatre, London
  • Education

    2018Fire Marshall TrainingBritish Red Cross
    2018IPAF Powered Access License (PAV)IPAF
    2017FAA Level 3 First Aid At Work (RQV)Chameleon Safety Training
    2017Rigging For The Entertainment IndustryTotal Training
    2014IOSH Managing Safely for Theatre and ProductionIOSH
    2013UKATA Asbestos Awareness and Working With Asbestos TrainingEncompassed
    2013Use Of Portable Fire AppliancesUnifire
    2013Pyrotechnic Safety AwarenessJust FX
    2012Control Of Legionella ACOP/Guidance (L8)Connaught
    2012Work At Height TrainingTotal Training
    2008MA Music TheatreRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama
    2007BA (Hons) Drama And Theatre Arts with Performing ArtsMiddlesex University School Of Arts


    I can operate:
    Dante Virtual Soundcard, Yamaha O1V96i, Yamaha DME64N, QLab, Zero88 Fat Frog, Zero88 Jester, Sibelius, ProTools, Cubase, ETC Express, ETC Expression, Behringer Mixers, Soundcraft, Sensor3 Dimmers, Strand 500, Yamaha 01V, ETC Ion

    Additional Skills

    A highly motivated and organised theatre professional with 10+ years’ experience managing the technical departments of regional, producing and West End theatres. Extensive experience of technical and venue operations, logistical requirements of productions and events, project planning, staffing and scheduling in busy venues with challenging operational requirements. I reliably ensure compliance with health and safety regulations such as CDM, PUWER an LOLER and take a keen interest in keeping up-to-date with building regulations and legislation.


    •Leadership & Communication

    •Staff Management, Recruitment & Training

    •Health & Safety, Risk Management & Building Code Compliance

    •Risk & COSHH Assessment and Method Statements

    •Organisation & Time Management

    •Show Advancing & Preproduction Admin

    •Budget Management

    •New Operations Development & Implementation

    •Payroll & Working Time Directives

    •SOLT/UK Theatres & BECTU Agreements

    Other areas of expertise lie in:

    •Counterweight Flying (Single & Double Purchase)

    •Production Rigging

    •Building & Production Electrical Maintenance & PAT Testing

    •Scenic Carpentry & Construction

    •LX Programming & Operation (ETC/Stand)

    •Line-By-Line Mixing (Yamaha M7/LS9/O1V96i)

    •Drafting on AutoCAD, Vectorworks and SketchUp

    •Project Management, Planning & Execution

    •Stock Management & Selection

    •Production Management

    •Cat5E Installation

    •Heating, Ventilation & Plumbing

    Additional Information

    IOSH Managing Safely for Theatre

    IPAF Powered Access License (PAV)

    Rigging For The Entertainment Industry

    UKATA Working With Asbestos

    Coaching Skills Certificate

    Full Driving License

    FAA Level 3 First Aid At Work (RQF)

    BA Drama & Theatre Arts

    MA Music Theatre

    Zip-Up Tower Training

    Work At Height

    Risk Assessment Training

    Fire Marshall Training

    Incident Investigation Management

    Pyrotechnic Safety Awareness


    John Rowland

    Production Manager

    Sell-A-Door Productions

    About me

    I am a highly motivated, ambitious, knowledgeable and enthusiastic theatre professional, committed to building upon a successful career in technical theatre. I am a multi-skilled person with broad theatre experience in a variety of fields including but not limited to: house and show electrics, lighting, automation, sound, video and stage design, stage management, producing and production management, flying and stage crewing

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    • Showcase
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    • First Aid (Any)
    • IOSH Working Safely Certificate
    • PAL Card
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate