Michael Francis

    • Technical Manager / Director
    • Production Manager

    London

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2020Technical Manager
Theatre
Royal Academy Opera, Royal Academy Musical Theatre & Royal Academy Vocal FacultyRoyal Academy Of Music
Susie Sainsbury Theatre
2017 - 2018Head of Stage (Senior Stage Technician)
Theatre
Royal Academy Opera, Royal Academy Musical Theatre & Royal Academy Vocal FacultyRoyal Academy Of Music
Susie Sainsbury Theatre
2017 - 2018Stage Technician
Theatre
Royal Opera & Royal Ballet PerformancesRoyal Opera House
Royal Opera House Covent Garden
2017Stage Technician (Season)
Opera
Opera Holland ParkOpera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2012 - 2017Production Manager
Theatre
All Productions in VenueMonte Sant Angelo College
Arts and Cultural Common
2008 - 2017Freelance Flyman & Stage Technician
Theatre
FreelanceFreelance
Various Venues around Sydney including Sydney Opera House, Capitol Theatre, Lyric Theatre, Sydney Theatre Company and Parramatta Riverside Theatre
2010 - 2012Assistant Production Manager
Theatre
All Productions in VenueATYP
Wharf 4/5
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Portable Appliance Testing AccreditationParramatta Center for Training
    Tallescope TrainingRoyal Academy of Music (Delivered on Site)
    Waagner Biro Stage Automation CAT V4 Systems Training (2 Days)Royal Academy of Music (Delivered by Waagner Biro on Site)
    Motorised, Elevated work platform training (Boom lift, Scissor lift & Cherry picker to 12m)Sydney Center for Access Training
    2012B Arts Music (2008 - 2012)Macquarie University

    Referees

    Ted Murphy - Production Manager - Opera Holland Park

    Nic Watson - Operations Manager - Opera Holland Park

    Jake Wiltshire - Former Technical Manager - Royal Academy of Music

    Fraser Corfield - Artistic Director - Australian Theatre for Young People

    Phone Numbers can be provided

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • ABTT (UK)
    • BECTU (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Immersive Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Revue
    • Shakespeare
    • Tragedy
    Work Permits
    • Australia
    Interested in
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    Industry Training
    • Fire Warden
    • First Aid (Any)
    • Portable Appliance Electrical Safety Testing (PAT) Competence Certificate
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate