Claire Kennard

    • Company Stage Manager
    • Deputy Stage Manager

    Greater London
  • Files

    • pdf document
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    LinkedIn
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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Sally Cookson/Marc Parrett
Kenny Wax Family Entertainment
Lyric Theatre, West End
2017 - 2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
What the Ladybird Heard
Graham Hubbard
Kenny Wax Family Entertainment
UK and International Tour
2017Company Stage Manager
Tour
Miss Meena and the Masala Queens
Pravesh Kumar
Rifco Arts
Watford Palace and Tour
2013 - 2017Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Graduation and Summer PerformancesEnglish National Ballet School
New Wimbledon Theatre
2016Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Santa Claus and the Night Before Christmas/Christmas Adventure
Pete Dunwell
Jamie Wilson Productions
Watford/Guildford/Epsom/Swindon
2016Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Murder Ballad
Sam Yates
Soundcheck Productions
Arts Theatre
2016Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Around The World in Eighty Days
Racky Plews
The Musical Theatre Academy
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2015 - 2016Company Stage Manager
Tour
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Sally Cookson/Marc Parrett
Kenny Wax/Nick Brooke
UK/International Tour
2015Company Manager
Other
Pirates of Skeleton Bay Stunt Show/Lego Friends Show/Duplo Puppet TheatreSGA productions
Legoland Windsor Resort
2014 - 2015Company Stage Manager
Tour
We're Going On A Bear HuntKenny Wax/Nick Brooke
UK Tour
2014Company Manager
Other
The Pirates of Skeleton Bay Stunt Show/Duplo Puppet TheatreSGA productions
Legoland Windsor Resort
2013 - 2014Company Stage Manager (Book)
Theatre
Peter PanEvolution Productions
Fairfield Halls, Croydon
2013Stage Manager
Theatre
Lee Harvey OswaldRosie Clark/Finborough Theatre
Finborough Theatre
2013Production and Stage Manager
Theatre
Kolbe's GiftTen Ten Theatre Company
Leicester Square Theatre
2013Company Stage Manager (Book)
Theatre
Love LettersJamie Wilson Productions
Dundee Rep Theatre
2013Tour Assistant
Theatre
Hormonal HousewivesJamie Wilson Productions
UK No. 1 Tour
2013Assistant Stage Manager/Rehearsal DSM
Theatre
42nd Street GalaBarry Mishon
London Palladium
2012 - 2013Company Stage Manager (Book)
Theatre
Jack and the BeanstalkEvolution Productions
Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon
2012Deputy Stage Manager /Sound Op
Theatre
Pocket Henry VPropeller Theatre Company
UK/European Tour
2012ASM Dep
Theatre
The Lion KingDisney UK
Lyceum Theatre
2012ASM Book Cover
Theatre
DemocracyThe Old Vic Theatre Company
Old Vic Theatre
2012ASM Book Cover
Theatre
Epidemic: A New MusicalOld Vic New Voices
Old Vic Tunnels
2012Company Stage Manager (Cover)
Theatre
Doctor In The HouseJamie Wilson Productions
UK Tour
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Tour
Hormonal HousewivesJamie Wilson Productions
UK Tour
2011 - 2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
AladdinEvolution Productions
Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
In My ShoesStraight To Audience
Soho Theatre
2011Production Manager
Theatre
Postgraduate Performance ShowcasesMountview
Criterion Theatre
2011Assistant Production Manager
Theatre
The Amazing Vancetti SistersAegis Productions
Tristan Bates Theatre
2011Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Bernarda Alba: A MusicalMountview
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
AntigonePrimavera Productions
Southwark Playhouse
2011Production/Stage Manager
Theatre
Interior Designer of My Own DownfallSotto Voce
Etcetera Theatre
2011Stage Manager/Assistant Production Manager
Theatre
Postgraduate Directors' SeasonMountview
Karamel Club, Wood Green
2011Assistant Production Manager
Theatre
By Jeeves!Julian Stoneman Associates
Landor Theatre
2011Assistant Production Manager
Theatre
Leslie Jordan: My Trip Down the Pink CarpetJulian Stoneman Associates
Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue
2010 - 2011Casual Technician
Theatre
Ashcroft Theatre and Concert HallFairfield Halls, Croydon
2010Stage Manager
Theatre
ConcertWest End Gospel Choir
Shaw Theatre
2010Casual Technician
Theatre
Churchill Theatre, BromleyAmbassador Theatre Group
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011PG(Dip) Technical Theatre: Stage ManagementMountview Academy of Theatre Arts
    2002BA(Hons) MusicUniversity of Southampton

    Additional Skills

    Score reading to a high standard (BA Hons Music)

    Enhanced DBS

    Basic construction

    Prop sourcing, maintenance, prop making including paper props

    Wardrobe maintenance, dresser, competent dressmaker

    Full UK Driving License

    Computer literate (MS Office)

    PASMA Mobile Access Tower Training, working at height rescue training and water rescue

    JustFX Pyrotechnic Training

    BSC Level 1 Health and Safety Award

    Management training and team leadership experience including recruitment and mentorship/teaching

    Additional Information

    I am trained to degree level in Classical and Jazz singing, and have extensive performance experience in theatre, musical theatre, live events, choral and chamber settings.

    Referees

    Ray Tizzard (Head of Stage, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre)

    Lee Batty (Head of Production, Bill Kenwright Ltd)

    Nick May (Production Manager)

    Details available on request.

    About me

    I am enthusiastic, motivated and personable with high standards and the desire to learn as much as possible wherever I go. Professional experience in all stage management roles; I am confident as a leader and a good team player.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • ASP (UK)
    • Equity
    • SMA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Circus
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Circus
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Revue
    • Showcase
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Industry Training
    • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics
    • First Aid (Any)