Benedict Jones

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Stage Manager
Theatre
Igloo
Heidi Vaughan
Travelling Light Theatre Company
National Tour
2020Stage Manager
Theatre
The Red Lion
Ed Viney
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
2020Production & Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Aaron Parsons
Bristol Old Vic
Redgrave Theatre
2019Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Swive [Elizabeth]
Natalie Abrahami
The Globe
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2019Stage Manager
Theatre
Build a Rocket
Paul Robinson
Stephen Joseph Theatre & Tara Finney Productions
National Tour
2019Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
The Winter's Tale & Nell Gwynn
Rob Forknall
Changeling Theatre Company
South East Tour
2019Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
New Plays in Rep Season - Workshop ProductionsBristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
2018 - 2019Stage Manager
Theatre
A Christmas Carol
Lee Lyford
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic
2018Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Measure for Measure
Rob Forknall
Changeling Theatre Company
Greenwich Theatre
2018Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Measure for Measure & Blithe Spirit
Rob Forknall
Changeling Theatre Company
South East Tour
2018Company Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Child of the Divide
Jim Pope
Bhuchar Boulevard
The Harbourfront Centre, Toronto
2018Technical Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Up 'N' Under
Jeni Draper
Fingersmiths
National Tour
2017 - 2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Little Mermaid
Cameron Carver & Emma Earle
Pins & Needles
The Egg, Bath Theatre Royal
2017Technical Stage Manager
Theatre
Child of the Divide
Jim Pope
Bhuchar Boulevard
National Tour
2017Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Hamlet
Rob Forknall
Changeling Theatre Company
South East Tour
2017Company Stage Manager
Theatre
And Then Come the Nightjars
Rebecca Loudon
Perth Repertory Theatre
Scottish Tour
2017Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Roundelay
Anna Ledwich
Visible Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2016Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
And Then Come The Nightjars
Paul Robinson
Bristol Old Vic & Theatre503
2016Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
All's Well That Ends Well & She Stoops to Conquer
Rob Forknall
Changeling Theatre Company
South East Tour
2016Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Shot at Dawn
Kirstie Davies
Doppelganger Productions
South West Tour
2015 - 2016Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Nutshell Nutcracker
Toby Hulse
Theatre Orchard
Tropicana, Weston-Super-Mare & TheatreShop, Clevedon
2015Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Disco Pigs
Cathal Cleary
House
National Tour
2015Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
And Then Come The Nightjars
Paul Robinson
Bristol Old Vic & Theatre503
Bristol Old Vic
2015Technical Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Edmund The Learned Pig
Gordon Dougall
Fittings Multimedia
National Tour
2015Stage Manager (Relight)
Theatre
Twelfth Night & Much Ado About Nothing - Tour 2015
Ed Viney
GB Theatre Company
National Tour
2015Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Animals
Lisa Cagnaci
Theatre 503
Theatre503
2014 - 2015Stage Manager
Theatre
Walking The Chains
Robin Belfield
Walking The Chains CIC & Show Of Strength Theatre Company
The Passenger Shed, Bristol
2014Stage Manager
Theatre
Stardust (Paternity Cover)
Kirstie Davies
Forest Forge Theatre Company
South West Tour
2014Company Stage Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Faust
John Ward
Dumbwise
National Tour
2014Stage Manager (Relight)
Theatre
Macbeth & The Comedy of Errors - Tour 2014
Ed Viney
GB Theatre Company
National Tour
2014Stage and Technical Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Close To You
Anna Simpson
Tangled Thread Theatre
The Warren, Brighton
2014Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Spokesong
Guy Jones
Simmer Dim & Finborough Theatre
Finborough Theatre
2014Production Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Romeo & Juliet
Anna Simpson
Blue Crate Theatre
Pleasance Theatre
2014Stage and Technical Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Jane Nightwork Productions 'Works In Development' Evening
Robert Gillespie
Jane Nightwork Productions
Tristan Bates Theatre
2014Stage and Technical Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Close To You
Anna Simpson
Tangled Thread Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2013Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Oedipus Retold
Robert Gillespie
Jane Nightwork Productions
Tristan Bates Theatre
2013Stage and Technical Manager (On Book/Relight)
Theatre
Three Witches
Jenny Stephens
Hoopla Theatre
National Tour
2013Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Moonfleet
Kim Durham
BOV Theatre School
West Country Tour
2013Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Moonfleet
Kim Durham
Bristol Old Vic
West Country Tour
2013Sound Designer
Theatre
Pericles
John Hartoch
Bristol Old Vic
Redgrave Theatre
2012Stage Manager
Theatre
Starry Night - A Nativity Play
Heidi Vaughan
BOV Theatre School
Bristol Primary Schools Tour
2012Work Placement - Stage Management
Theatre
A Taste of Honey
polly findlay
Sheffield Theatres
Sheffield Crucible Theatre
2012Production Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Disco Pigs
Anna Simpson
Blue Crate Theatre
Tristan Bates Theatre
2012Stage Manager (On Book)
Theatre
Disco Pigs
Anna Simpson
Blue Crate Theatre
The Brewery Theatre
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Dancing at Lughnasa
Sue Wilson
BOV Theatre School
The Tobacco Factory
2012Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Disco Pigs
Anna Simpson
BOV Theatre School
The Alma Tavern Theatre
2012Construction Crew
Theatre
Time and the ConwaysBOV Theatre School
Circomedia
2012Construction Crew
Theatre
MacbethBOV Theatre School
The Redgrave Theatre
2011Rigger
Theatre
Mother GooseBOV Theatre School
The Redgrave Theatre
2011Rigger
Theatre
Hard TimesBOV Theatre School
The Tobacco Factory
2011Lighting Board Operator
Event
Stroud Fringe FestivalLansdown Hall & Art Gallery
Lansdown Hall & Art Gallery
2011Lighting Board Operator
Event
The Spooky Men's ChoraleLansdown Hall & Art Gallery
Lansdown Hall & Art Gallery
2011Lighting Board Operator
Theatre
Arabian NightsDramarama
Lansdown Hall & Art Gallery
2010Stage Manager
Theatre
Stroud Arts Festival - Schools Drama CompetitionStroud Arts Festival
The Cotswold Playhouse
2010Stage Manager
Theatre
The Lansdown SpectacularLansdown Hall & Art Gallery
Lansdown Hall & Art Gallery
2009 - 2010Props Supervisor
Theatre
Chris Beard Presents 'Mind Over Matter'Chris Beard
Dylan Thomas Theatre
2009 - 2010Construction Manager
Theatre
Chris Beard Presents 'Mind Over Matter'Chris Beard
Dylan Thomas Theatre
2009 - 2010Sound Operator
Theatre
Chris Beard Presents 'Mind Over Matter'
Chris Beard
Chris Beard
Dylan Thomas Theatre
2009Sound Operator
Theatre
Return to the Forbidden PlanetStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2009Sound Operator
Event
Staffs Got TalentStaffordshire University Student's Union
The Ember Lounge
2009Sound Designer
Theatre
Swansea University Drama Society One ActsShoreline Theatre
Swansea University Student's Union
2009Sound Operator
Theatre
RoadStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2007 - 2008Publicity Officer
Theatre
Staffordshire University Drama SocietyStaffordshire University
2008Sound Operator
Theatre
Winter WonderlandStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2008Sound Operator
Theatre
BareStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2008Sound Operator
Theatre
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2007Sound Operator
Theatre
The Land of Never AfterStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2007Sound Operator
Theatre
Our Day OutStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2006Sound Operator
Theatre
West Side StoryStaffordshire University Drama Society
Leek Road Venue
2005Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
SurrealissimoITV Production Workshop
Alma Tavern
2005Stage Manager
Theatre
Mr. KolpertITV Production Workshop
Alma Tavern
2003Sound Operator
Theatre
WoomberangITV Production Workshop
Rondo Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Professional Stage ManagementBristol Old Vic Theatre School
    2008BSc Film Production TechnologyStaffordshire University

    Equipment

    I can operate:
    ETC Gio, ETC Element, Yamaha 01V, Allen & Heath GL2800, Yamaha 03D, Strand 300, ETC Ion

    Additional Skills

    Stage Management

    - Advanced computer user

    - Good prop making skills

    - Good prop sourcing skills

    - Good Photoshop and paper prop making skills

    - Experienced carpenter

    - Skilled in the use of prop and scenic workshop tools

    - Good basic upholstery, machine and hand sewing skills

    - Competent writing risk assessments

    - Confident team member and leader

    Driving

    - Full clean driving license, held for 10 years

    - Owns own car

    - Experience van driver up to 3.5 tonnes (AA trained)

    Additional Qualifications

    - IOSH Working Safely on Stage Certificate (from 24/09/2012)

    Sound Skills

    - Experienced in the use of various sound production and cueing software packages including Qlab, SFX, Pro Tools, Adobe Audition and Cubase SX3 (and above).

    - Experienced in building sound rigs from small scale band set-ups to full-scale theatrical rigs

    - Own a Macbook air with Qlab 4 available to hire at very competitive rates.

    Lighting Skills

    - Experienced in rigging lights and working at height

    - Experienced Re-Lighter

    - Experienced in the use of Scaff towers and Tallescopes.

    - Ability to use and programme ETC and Strand desks.

    Referees

    Louise Kemp

    Company Manager, Bristol Old Vic

    Rob Forknall

    Artisitic Director, Changeling Theatre

    Heather Doole

    Freelance Production Manager

    Phone numbers available on request

    About me

    I am a Bristol based Stage Manager, looking for jobs particularly in the roles of Company Stage Manager, Stage Manager, and Technical Stage Manager.

    I trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and have a strong background in prop making and sourcing, including paper props, as well as a good technical understanding of stage sound and lighting, rigging and operation.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    • SMA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Immersive Theatre
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    • Tragedy
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • Fire Warden
    • IOSH Working Safely Certificate
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate