Adam Smith

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013 - 2014Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Milonga!Sadler's Wells
Creation and World Tour
2014Set Construction Manager
Theatre
Keepers Of Infinite SpaceMoving Theatre Company
Park Theatre
2013Production Manager
Theatre
Co-opera Opera Company
Hackney Empire, UK tour
2012Deputy Production Manager
Theatre
Wah Wah GirlsSadler's Wells & Kneehigh
London and Uk tour
2012Production Manager
Theatre
Don GiovanniCo-opera Opera Company
Uk No. 2 tour
2012Production Manager
Theatre
Hansel and GretelCo-opera Opera Company
Uk No. 2 tour
2012Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Playing Up2National Youth Theatre
Unicorn Theatre
2012Production Manager
Theatre
Kissing Sid JamesHillscape Productions
Jermyn Street Theatre
2012Set Construction Manager
Theatre
RainbowBoxed Cat Productions
Edinburgh Festival and tour
2012Production Manager
Theatre
His GreatnessFinborough Theatre
2011Deputy Production Manager
Theatre
Howl's Moving CastleSouthwark Playhouse
2011Set Construction Manager
Theatre
Mervyn Peake's Noah's ArkBlue Elephant and Tour
2011Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
The ArsonistSouthwark Playhouse
2011Production Manager
Theatre
Ghetto KlownBroadway Transfer
Charing Cross Theatre
2011Set Construction Manager
Theatre
Count OederlandCerberus
White Bear
2011Set Construction Manager
Theatre
Drowsy ChaperoneThe American School
2011Company Stage Manager
Theatre
I am not sickNational Youth Theatre
2011Company Stage Manager
Theatre
The Colour of CloudsNational Youth Theatre
2011Production Manager
Theatre
The Tempest, The OperaElectric Theatre, Guildford
2011Production Manager
Theatre
Peer GyntSouthwark Playhouse
2011Company Stage Manager
Theatre
FugeeUnicorn Theatre
2011Production Manager
Theatre
AidaEpsom Playhouse
2011Production Manager
Theatre
Holding Hands at PascendaleCerberus
White Bear
2010Deputy Production Manager
Theatre
Anansi: An African Fairy TaleSouthwark Playhouse
2010Touring PM
Theatre
Peacemakers "Four for Jericho", "Tongues"Menagerie Theatre Company
Number 2 Tour
2010Production Manager
Theatre
Napoleon NoirThe Stage Company
Shaw Theatre
2010Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Napoleon NoirThe Stage Company
The Lost Theatre
2010Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Duchess of MalfiVaulting Ambition
New Players Theatre
2010Technical Manager
Theatre
National Youth TheatreNational Youth Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2010Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Pop 8Ballet Black
Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2010SM on book
Theatre
SpareActing Like Mad
New Diorama Theatre
2010Stage Techncian
Theatre
Measure for MeasureAlmeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre
2010Props Manager
Theatre
Henry VSouthwark Playhouse
Southwark Playhouse
2009 - 2010TASM
Theatre
A Christmas CarolSouthwark Playhouse
Southwark Playhouse
2009TSM/ DSM
Theatre
East End TalesYoung Company
Southwark Playhouse
2009Stage Technician
Theatre
Judgement DayAlmeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre
2009Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Last SeenSlung Low
Almedia Theatre
2009Stage Manager/ DSM
Theatre
Who will carry the Word?Roberts Pryce & Co
Courtyard Old Street
2009Stage Technician
Theatre
Parlour SongAlmeida Theatre
2009Sound technician
Theatre
The Fall of the Peacock ThroneWildbird
Southwark Playhouse
2009ASM/ mask artist
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's DreamSouthwark Playhouse
Southwark Playhouse
2008Stage/ Production Manager
Theatre
A Victorian Christmas FestivalGroundlings Theatre Company
Historical Naval Dockyards, Portsmouth
2008Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch and the WardrobeGroundlings Theatre Company
Kings Theatre, Portsmouth
2008freelance
Theatre
variousBAC, Piccadilly, RCM etc
2008freelance production assistant
Other
various light installationUnited Visual Artists
works shown at Royal Festival Hall, Kings Place, Japan, Taiwan
2008stage technician/ swing/ flyman
Theatre
MargueritteLeicester Haymarket theatre
2008stage technician/ flyman
Theatre
The SeaLeicester Haymarket theatre
2007 - 2008stage technician/ flyman
Theatre
The Country WifeLeicester Haymarket theatre
2007Assistant Director
Film
A fine Romance, Ah Crudelprivate
Glasgow
2007Assistant to Production Manager/ design and construction team
Theatre
Helter Skelterinter-discipinary collaboration
Tramway, Glasgow
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2006BA (Hons) Fine Art: ScultpureChelsea College: University of the Arts (London)
    2003Foundation in Art and DesignChelsea college:University of the Arts (London)

    Additional Skills

    Very experienced in planning, running large fit ups in venues across London and on tour. Controlling budgets, contracting staff and always hitting deadlines.

    Experienced in producing and updating all necessary production and rehearsal paperwork. I regularly am responsible for managing budgets that range from fringe to £50.000 production budgets.

    Adept at running large and small production teams, whether in a workshop or on-site, delgating where appropriate and ensuring that all relevant working practices and H&S is adhered to.

    Construction: building, maintaining and repairing on any scale, excellent carpentry skills and basic metalwork.

    Proficient IT skills including all Office programs, CAD, Macs & design packages

    Propping: Research, sourcing, making, mask artist, ceramics, genereal repairs and basic sowing.

    Sound: am very experienced programming and editing Qlab (including midi) and C2C

    Lighting: rigging, focusing, relighting aswell as programming and operating various lighting boards.

    Experienced in counterweight and hemp flying

    Experienced in creating, maintaining and working from the book; in calling shows, including projection, follow spots, score reading, cueing entrances and flys.

    Running rehearsals: working from ground and various dessign plans, marking up rehearsal rooms/ stage/ wings

    Additional Information

    Available on request

    Referees

    Available on request

    About me

    I've been working in theatre across a range of different fields for many years now. I have an excellent core skill set that has allowed me to work extensively across the fields of production and stage management and as a skilled prop maker and set builder. I hope to continue to expand my experience working on exciting and original projects.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • National Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Shakespeare
    • Tragedy
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour

    Professional Recommendations

    J. William Davis Set Designer

    Adam is a resourceful, creative stage manager willing to go to any extreme and to help in anyway to make each production much, much more then anyone could ever hope for.He is a consumate professional, a talented organiser and a joy to be with dutring the long slog it takes to get a show into production.J.William Davistheatre designerJWilliamDavis.com