Devin Stanfield

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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2012 - 2017Production Manager
Theatre
The Illusionists, Illusionists 2.0, Illusionists 1903
Neil Dorwood
The Works Entertainment
International Tour
2014 - 2016Production Carpenter
Theatre
Play That Goes Wrong, Peter Pan Goes Wrong, Bank RobberyMischief Theatre
Duchess Theatre, Criterion Theatre, Apollo Theatre, Tour
2003 - 2016Production Manager/Carpenter
Theatre
PantomimesQdos Entertainment
14 UK No.1 Venues
2011 - 2015Production Carpenter
Film
X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, Dancing on Ice, Million Pound Drop, etcScott Fleary
Elstree, 3 Mills, Fountain etc
2007 - 2012Production Stage Manager
Theatre
Le Grand Cirque/Le Grand Cirque AdrenalinSpirit Productions
International Tour
2011 - 2012Production Carpenter/Crew Chief
Event
Olympic Opening & Closing Cermonies, Volleyball, Test Build & JubileeStage Co./Wise & Wonderful
Stratford, Horse Guards Parade, Buckingham Palace
2011Production Carpenter
Theatre
We Will Rock YouWise & Wonderful
UK Tour
2011Production Carpenter
Theatre
Some Like it Hip HopWise & Wonderful
UK Tour
2006 - 2011Production Carpenter/Crew Chief
Event
Winter Wonderland & Other Ice RinksPWR
Hyde Park, Tower Hill, Hampton Court, Greenwich
2011Production Manager/Carpenter
Theatre
The Sound of Musicpopular Productions
2001 - 2010Casual Stage & Fly Crew
Theatre
Touring HouseAmbassador Theatre Group
Wimbledon New Theatre
2008Production Manager
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty On IceLunchbox Productions
European Tour
2004 - 2008Production Carpenter
Exhibition
Asian Games, GSM, Motor Show etcStage One
Various World Wide
2006Production Carpenter
Theatre
Anything GoesMark Goucher Ltd
UK Tour
2006Production Carpenter
Theatre
Dancing QueenStorm Lighting
UK Tour
2005Production Carpenter
Theatre
An Inspector CallsPW Productions
UK Tour
2002 - 2003Production Carpenter
Theatre
The Buddy Holly StoryTriumph Productions
UK Tour
2002Production Carpenter
Theatre
The HobbitVanessa Ford Productions
UK Tour
1999 - 2001Stage & Fly Crew
Theatre
Touring HouseNorwich Borough Council
Norwich Theatre Royal
1994 - 1999ASM/DSM/CSM
Theatre
The Buddy Holly StoryE&B
West End & UK Tour
1989 - 1998Stage & Fly Crew
Theatre
Touring HousesEastbourne Borough Council
Congress, Devonshire Park & Hippodrome Theatres
1991 - 1994ASM
Theatre
PantominesE&B
UK Regional
1992Technical ASM
Theatre
New New LuluPeter Quint Productions
Chelsea Arts Centre
1992Technical ASM
Theatre
National Anniversary TourD'Oyly Carte Opera
UK Tour
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2014AutoCAD and 3D DesignTraining Square
    2013Pyrotechnic Safety AwarenessAssociation of Stage Pyrotechnicians
    2013Kinesys Vector Technical TrainingKinesys
    2011Construction Skills Certificate Scheme, Operative LevelConstruction Industry Training Board
    2006Rigging for the Entertainment IndustryTotal Solutions
    1998Writing BA Hons 2:1Middlesex University
    1990'A' Level; Theatre (B) Film (C) English Lit (C) Photography (B)Lewes Technical College

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Festool Rail Saw, De Walt Compound Mitre Saw, Makita Cordless Drills, Impact Drivers, Angle Grinder, Jigsaw, Reciprocating Saw, Electric Router, Sanders, Planer, Drills, Jigsaw, Compressor and Air Tools, Petzel Harness, Helmet, Ropes, Carabiners etc., Comprehensive set of Hand Tools

    Additional Skills

    PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

    Man management, scheduling, hanging plots, floor plans, recces, touring logistics, budgeting, equipment hire, recruitment, training, trouble shooting, designing and running wagon packs, air freight & shipping and international carnet.

    PRODUCTION CARPENTRY

    Site & bench carpentry. Wide skill set covering most materials and construction techniques. Basic draughting and design skills.

    RIGGING & FLYING

    Ground and roof rigging, working at height, use of harness, circus rigging, single & double purchase flying systems, hemp flying, comprehensive rope and knot skills.

    HEALTH & SAFETY

    Competent Risk Assessor experienced at conceiving and implementing safe operating procedures for shows including high risk circus acts, fire and pyrotechnics. Able to adapt to different international safety protocols.

    AUTOMATION

    Able to instal Kinesys systems and program for them in Vector. Experience with installing and operating winches, revolves and hydraulics. Extensive experience with human flying.

    STAGE MANAGEMENT

    High competence as SM, DSM and ASM. Able to produce prompt copy, show call, show reports, organize rehearsals, prop repairs and acquisition.

    COMPUTER SKILLS

    Competent with Autocad, Sketch Up, Word & Excel. Experience with running large international productions using live Google docs.

    Referees

    Simon Painter

    Creative Producer

    The Works Entertainment

    Global Headquarters

    421 S Beverly Drive

    Fifth Floor, Suite 501

    Beverly Hills,

    CA 90212

    USA

    Pete Kramer

    Company Director

    Storm Lighting Ltd

    Warwick House

    Monument Way West

    Woking

    Surrey

    GU21 5EN

    About me

    I have worked in a diverse array of theatrical and corporate environments during a career spanning 25 years, developing advanced technical, logistical and troubleshooting skills as well as confident leadership abilities, backed by a wide experience base and a strong commitment to professionalism.

    Over the last 10 years I have principally been a Production Manager handling over 100 international moves spanning 6 continents. I have been involved in the conception, creation and adaptation of most of The Works Entertainments properties including Cirque Adrenalin and multiple versions of The Illusionists.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Circus
    • Exhibitions
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Circus
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    Driving Licences
    • Standard