Ali Wade

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Life of PiSimon Friend Entertainment
Wyndhams Theatre
2020Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Steel MagnoliasRose Kingston
Rose Theatre
2019 - 2020Company Stage Manager
Theatre
CatsLouder Than Words
Pattihio Theatre, Limassol
2019Company Stage Manager
Theatre
A Day in the Death of Joe EggTrafalgar Entertainment
Trafalgar Studios
2019Company Stage Manager
Theatre
The Starry Messenger
Sam Yates
Simon Friend Entertainment
Wyndhams Theatre
2019Production Stage Manager
Event
Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year GalaMercury Musical Developments
Haymarket Theatre
2019Stage Manager
Event
Client Lab - Corporate EventFibre Training
Shoreditch Town Hall
2018Company Manager
Event
A Christmas Carol
Shaun Kerrison
London Musical Theatre Orchestra
Lyceum Theatre, West End
2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
The Height of the Storm
Jonathan Kent
Simon Friend Entertainment
Tour and Wyndhams Theatre
2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
As You Like ItRegent's Park Open Air Theatre
2018Production and Stage Manager
Theatre
Postgraduate Musical Theatre ShowcaseMountview
Unicorn Theatre
2017 - 2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Glengarry Glen RossAmbassador Theatre Group
Playhouse Theatre
2017Production Stage Manager
Cruise
DustyFive Foot 2 Blonde Ltd for Carnival Cruises
2017Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Oliver TwistRegent's Park Open Air Theatre
2017Stage Manager
Theatre
Diminished
Tom Attenborough
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2017Consultant Production Stage Manager
Event
Rangeela - Hindu Cultural ShowUCLU
Novello Theatre
2017Company Stage Manager
Event
Bespoke Wedding EventOli Sones Ltd / UKNY Music
Syon House
2016 - 2017Company Stage Manager
Theatre
CinderellaFirst Family Entertainment
Bristol Hippodrome
2016Showcaller
Event
Medical Internet of Things HackathonWe Are Xpert / Misk Foundation
ILEC Conference Centre
2016Company Stage Manager (interim)
Theatre
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-timeNational Theatre Studio
Gielgud Theatre
2016Section Manager
Event
Great Fire 350: DominoesWhite Productions
City of London
2016Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Sideways
David Grindley
Pinot Productions Ltd
St James Theatre
2016Company Stage Manager
Event
250th Anniversary Gala
John Caird
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
2016Production Stage Manager
Event
Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year
Chris Hocking
Mercury Music Development
Novello Theatre
2016Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Long Day's Journey Into Night
Richard Eyre
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic Theatre Royal
2015 - 2016Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Close to You - Bacharach Reimagined360 Entertainment
Criterion Theatre
2015Stage Manager
Theatre
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Development WorkshopPlayful Productions
2015Showcaller
Event
Salvation Army International CongressCorporate Magic
O2 Arena
2015Company Stage Manager
Event
Betrayal - A Polyphonic Crime DramaI Fagiolini & Barbican
Various - Site Specific, Immersive.
2015Stage Manager
Event
Kevin Spacey Farewell Gala The Old Vic
Old Vic Theatre
2015Stage Manager
Theatre
Dirty DancingPlayful Productions
UK Tour
2014Stage Manager
Theatre
Elf the MusicalLondon Management
Theatre Royal Plymouth & Bord Gais, Dublin
2014Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
HairsprayBronowski Productions
Macao International Music Festival
2014Production Stage Manager
Event
Love Beyond The MusicalCommissioned Ltd
Wembley Arena
2014Recast Stage Manager
Theatre
Matilda The MusicalRoyal Shakespeare Company
2014Showcaller
Event
Still Loitering - Peter O'Toole Memorial GalaOld Vic & Bristol Old Vic
Old Vic Theatre
2014Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Relative ValuesTRB Productions
Harold Pinter Theatre, West End
2014Showcaller
Event
Winter Olympic Games Victory Ceremonies, Cultural Shows & Rock ConcertsSochi 2014 Organising Committee
Olympic Medal Plasa, Sochi
2013 - 2014Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Jungle BookWest Yorkshire Playhouse
Quarry Theatre
2013Stage Manager
Event
Andrew Lippa in ConcertUnited Theatrical Productions
St James Theatre
2013Stage Manager
Theatre
Love Beyond The MusicalCommissioned Limited
Brighton Centre
2013Zone Manager
Event
National Paralympic Day / Mayor of London's Liberty FestivalGreenwich & Docklands International Festivals
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
2013Showcaller
Event
Mythica - Corporate EventBamboo Events
The Brewery, EC1
2013Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Nativity!Mark Rubinstein Ltd
Research & Development Workshop
2013Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
CandidaTheatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal Bath
2013Stage Manager
Event
Crazy DaysAlan Price Productions / Gareth Johnson Ltd
Prince of Wales Theatre
2013Showcaller
Theatre
The Secret GardenLondon Children's Ballet
Peacock Theatre
2013Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Dear WorldMilner Productions Ltd
Charing Cross Theatre
2012Floor Manager
Event
Blue Crest Christmas - Corporate EventCow Events
House of St Barnabas
2012Script Manager / Editor
Event
Olympic Opening & Closing CeremoniesLondon 2012 Ceremonies Ltd
Olympic Stadium
2012Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
A Little PrincessLondon Children's Ballet
Peacock Theatre
2011Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Driving Miss DaisyJulian Stoneman Associates
Wyndhams Theatre
2011Showcaller
Event
Dress Circle Gala ConcertUnited Theatrical Productions
Her Majesty's Theatre
2011Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
ButleyMark Rubinstein/Eleanor Lloyd
Duchess Theatre
2011Stage Manager
Theatre
James Smith / Overtures
Trafalgar Studios
2011Showcaller
Event
Foundations For The Future LaunchRoyal Academy of Dance
Mermaid Theatre
2010Stage Manager
Theatre
Sister Act Germany - WorkshopStage Entertainment
2009 - 2010Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Sister Act The MusicalStage Entertainment
London Palladium
2008Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Imagine This The MusicalICW Productions
New London Theatre
2007 - 2008Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Lord Of The RingsKevin Wallace Ltd
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
2006 - 2007Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
My Fair LadyBronowski Productions
Esplanade Theatre, Singapore
2006Stage Manager
Theatre
The Lord of the Rings - Text WorkshopKevin Wallace Ltd
2006Stage Mgt Dep
Theatre
The ProducersAndrew Fell Ltd
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
2004 - 2006Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Miss SaigonCameron Mackintosh
UK No. 1 Tour & Portugal
2004Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Pirates of PenzanceRaymond Gubbay
Savoy Theatre
2003 - 2004Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
JM Barrie's Peter PanRaymond Gubbay
Savoy Theatre
2003Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
As You Like ItThe Peter Hall Company
Theatre Royal Bath, UK & US Tour
2002 - 2003Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The King and IClear Channel
UK No. 1 Tour
2001 - 2002Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
CinderellaQdos Entertainment
Milton Keynes Theatre
2001Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
West Side StoryClear Channel
UK No. 1 Tour
2000 - 2001Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
CinderellaE & B Theatrical
New Victoria Theatre, Woking
2000Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
West Side StoryPola Jones Big Tours
UK No. 1 Tour
1999 - 2000Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
West Side StoryPola Jones Ltd
Prince of Wales Theatre
1999Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
You'll Have Had Your HolePhil McIntyre Entertainment
London Astoria II
1998 - 1999Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Blood BrothersBill Kenwright Ltd
UK No. 1 Tour
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1995Postgraduate Diploma in Stage Mananagement and Technical TheatreGuildford School of Acting
    1994BA (Hons) ClassicsDurham University

    Additional Skills

    Proficient score reading - Grade 8 instrumentalist & A Level standard;

    Experienced in programming & operating Softcue advanced cuelight system;

    Proficient in working with and editing in Final Draft screenwriting software;

    Experienced in handling stage firearms and in operating pyrotechnics;

    Experienced in working with aerial teams and with automated sequences;

    Experienced in working with timecoded lighting sequences;

    Experienced in operating sound (Q-Lab & G-Type) and projection cues from the prompt desk when required;

    Experienced in operating ETC Ion lighting console;

    Experienced with complex scheduling;

    Experienced in payroll;

    Experienced volunteer manager

    Computer literate.

    First Aid at Work - valid until 2021

    Level 1 Child Safeguarding Training

    Additional Information

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    Referees

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    About me

    Over 20 years experience in stage management, on a wide range of scale including not only extensive theatre credits, but also events such as festivals, galas & Olympic ceremonies. Significant experience in opening new productions, research and development and script management.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    • SMA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Revue
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Live Events
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)

    Professional Recommendations

    Anthony Pearson Lighting, Followspot Operator

    Worked with her on Lord of the Rings. One of the best DSM's I have ever worked with. How she can stay cheerful and positive under such pressure is amazing.