Adrian Emmerson

    • Company Stage Manager
    • Technical Stage Manager

    West Sussex


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YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Technical Stage Manager
An Inspector CallsPW Productions
UK and Ireland Tour
2019 - 2020Technical Stage Manager
Saturday Night Fever
Bill Kenright
Bill Kenrights Limited
UK and Japan Tour
2018 - 2019Stage Manager
The Comedy About A Bank RobberyKenny Wax Ltd
2018 - 2019Deputy Stage Manager
CinderellaSpillers Pantomimes
Alexandra theatre bognor
2017 - 2018Company Stage Manager
Snow White and The Seven Dwarves
Matthew Ashforde
Paul Holman Associates
Pavilion Theatre Worthing
2016 - 2017Technical Assistant Stage Manager
Play That Goes Wrong UK tour 2017Kenny Wax Ltd
UK Tour
2016Technical Stage Manager
Jeeves and Wooster 2016 Asia TourLunchbox Theatrical Productions
2016Tour Carpenter/ Technical Assistant Stage Manager
Jackie the MusicalArden Entertainment
UK Tour 2016
2015Technical Stage Manager
Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense UK tour
David Goodale
Mark Goucher Ltd
UK Tour + India (Mumbai)
2015Workshop Assistant
Mark Winrow
MWScenery Ltd
2014 - 2015Technical Assistant Stage Manager
Peter Pan Goes WrongKenny Wax Production Ltd
UK Tour
2014Associate Lighting Designer
Gilbert and Sullivan Company Festival Tour - Pirates of Penzance, Iolanthe, The Mikado, HMS PinaforeThe National Gilbert and Sullivan Company
uk tour
2014Track Operator/Technician
Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic GamesAerial Camera Systems
Laura Hub, Cross country & Biathlon Centre
2013 - 2014Full Time Theatre Technician
Worthing TheatresWorthing Theatres
2013Associate Lighting Designer
Privates On ParadeAnscombe Production Associates
Theatre Royal, Brighton
2013Casual Stage Assistant
Glyndebourne Opera HouseGlyndebourne Opera House
2012 - 2013Asistant Stage Manger
Peter PanOne From The Heart Productions
Becks Theatre, Hayse
2012Casual Crew
Worthing ThetaresWorthing Theatres
Worthing Theatres
  • Education

    2013Foundation degree Stage and Production Management and Technical TheatreNorthbrook college


    I can operate:
    ETC ION,ETC Element, ETC Express, Strand Palette, Strand 520, Zero 88 Frog 2

    Additional Skills


    •Rigging, focusing, plotting and operation of lighting equipment for relight.

    •Reading and analysing lighting plans quickly and to a high standard.

    •A good Level of ability to Set up and operation of complex Sound Systems.

    •Fit ups, changeovers, show running (follow spot, board operation, stage cues).

    •Produce ground plans and scale drawings for productions.

    •Use of power tools and understanding of construction drawings, good carpentry skills.

    •Ability to lead a team in the assembling and disassembling of set.

    •Provide technical support for festival work.

    •General awareness of Health and Safety issues and safe working practice.

    •Capable of working safely at height.

    •Experience with working with flying systems both hemp and counterweight and also rigging of flying equipment and set.

    •Experience of assembling and dissembling revolves.

    •Ability to set up and operate small scale pyrotechnics.

    •Experience of manual personnel Flying systems (Kirbys AFX)


    •Ability to work as a team member, also using my own initiative when required.

    •Ability to communicate effectively and politely with colleagues and guests.

    •Excellent eye for detail and the ability to maintain high standards.

    •Enjoy dealing with the public, being courteous at all times, even under pressure.

    •Remain calm in emergencies and solve problems efficiently.

    •Learn new systems quickly and ability to adapt to the way others work if necessary

    •A good level of physical fitness.

    •Trustworthy and loyal individual, with a friendly and pleasant personality.

    •Capable of creating paperwork on time, which is well formatted through self discipline and high organisation skills.

    •Ability to work to and manage budgets and to document all expenditures.

    •Able to create realistic production schedules from my knowledge and experience of working in multiple departments across theatre.


    Mr Digby Robinson

    Production Manager

    3rd Floor, 62 Shaftesbury Avenue



    Telephone **contact removed** Email: **contact removed**

    Mr Jim Roberts

    Worthing Theatres - Technical Manager

    Worthing Theatres


    West Sussex

    BN11 1LG

    Telephone **contact removed** Email: **contact removed**

    About me

    A creative, enthusiastic and hard working individual with experience of providing a high standard of production and technical support. Capable of working unsupervised and running productions from the first initial idea of the production to the last show and get-out. A well-organised, very accurate, reliable, safety-conscious employee. I am not afraid of a challenge and feel that this has been one of the qualities that has helped me with all the projects I have been involved with. I am Looking for a new tour to join, where I can put my ability and skills into something that will be a challenge and something I can make my own to be proud of.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Showcase
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes