Rebecca James

    • Deputy Stage Manager
    • Company Stage Manager

    London
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    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2021Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Happy Days
Sir Trevor Nunn
Anthology Theatre
Riverside Studios, London
2020Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Dumb Waiter
Alice Hamilton
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2020Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Real Thing
Simon Evans
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Minerva Theatre
2020Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Kunene and the King
Janice Honeywell
Royal Shakespeare Company
Ambassadors Theatre, London
2019Company Stage Manager (Cover)
Theatre
Prism
Terry Johnson
Birmingham Rep & Greg Ripley-Duggan
UK Tour
2019Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Macbeth
Paul Miller
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Festival Theatre
2019Deputy Stage Manager (Sound)
Theatre
Uncle Vanya
Rupert Everett
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal Bath
2019Deputy Stage Manager (Sound & AV)
Theatre
Trial by Laughter
Caroline Leslie
Watemill Theatre & Trademark Touring
Uk Touring
2018 - 2019Deputy Stage Manager (Sound)
Theatre
Uncle Vanya
Terry Johnson
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2018Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
King Lear
Jonathan Munby
ATG & Chichester Festival Theatre
Duke of Yorks, London
2018Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
This House
Jeremy Herrin
Headlong Theatre
National Tour
2017 - 2018DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Cell Mates
Ed Hall
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2017DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Prism
Terry Johnson
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2017DSM
Theatre
The Country Girls
Lisa Blair
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Minerva Theatre
2017DSM
Theatre
Mrs Henderson Presents
Terry Johnson
Paul Elliott Ltd
Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto
2016DSM (Sound & Projection)
Theatre
The Libertine
Terry Johnson
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal Bath & West End
2016DSM
Theatre
Mrs Henderson Presents
Terry Johnson
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Noel Coward Theatre, West End
2015DSM (Sound & LX)
Theatre
Get HappyTold By An Idiot
The Barbican Pit
2015DSM (Sound)
Theatre
The Moderate Soprano (Dir. Jeremy Herrin)
Jeremy Herrin
Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2015DSM
Theatre
Mrs Henderson Presents (Dir. Terry Johnson)
Terry Johnson
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal Bath
2015DSM (Sound)
Theatre
The King's Speech (Dir. Roxana Silbert)CFT & Mark Goucher Ltd
Touring
2014DSM
Theatre
Pitcairn (Dir. Max Stafford-Clark)CFT & Out of Joint
Chichester Minerva Theatre & The Globe
2014DSM
Theatre
Wonderland (Dir. Ed Hall)Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2014DSM
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Dir. Tom Morris)Bristol Old Vic
Barbican & International Tour
2013DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Raving (Dir. Ed Hall)Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2013DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Hysteria (Dir. Terry Johnson)Hampstead Theatre & Theatre Royal Bath
Hampstead Theatre
2013DSM
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Dir. Tom Morris)Bristol Old Vic & The Handspring Puppet Co.
UK/USA
2012 - 2013DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Old Money (Dir. Terry Johnson)Hampstead Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2012DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Hysteria (Dir. Terry Johnson)Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal Bath, then touring
2012DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Utopia (Dir. Steve Marmion & Max Roberts)Soho Theatre & Live Theatre
Soho Theatre & Live Theatre Newcastle
2011 - 2012DSM (LX)
Theatre
The Bee (Dir. Hideki Noda)Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre & Soho Theatre
World Tour
2011Rehearsal DSM
Theatre
Cinderella (Dir. Gerry Tebbutt)Kettering Lighthouse Theatre
Kettering Lighthouse Theatre
2011DSM (Sound & VT)
Theatre
Top Girls (Dir. Max Stafford-Clark)Out of Joint, CFT & Sonia Friedman
Chichester Minerva Theatre & Trafalgar Studios
2011DSM (Sound) West End Transfer
Theatre
Ecstasy (Dir. Mike Leigh)Hampstead Theatre
Duchess Theatre. London
2010 - 2011DSM (Sound)
Theatre
The Rivals (Dir. Sir. Peter Hall)Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Theatre Royal, Haymarket & Touring
2010 - 2009DSM
Theatre
Spike Milligan's Adolf Hitler: My Part in his Downfall (Dir. Tim Carroll)Bristol Old Vic & Rho Delta ltd
Bristol Old Vic & Touring
2010 - 2009DSM
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty (Dir. Michael Harrison)Qdos Pantomimes Ltd
Birmingham Hippodrome
2009DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Edward Gant's Amazing Feats of Loneliness (Dir. Steve Marmion)Headlong
Touring
2009DSM (Sound & AV)
Theatre
BetrayalNuffield Theatre Company
Nuffield Theatre Southampton
2008 - 2009DSM
Theatre
Sleeping BeautyUnicorn
Unicorn Theatre
2008DSM
Theatre
An Audience with the MafiaRebel 20 Productions
Apollo Theatre, West End
2008ASM (Book Cover)
Theatre
Marguerite (Dir. Jonathan Kent)ACT Productions
Theatre Royal, Haymarket
2007DSM
Theatre
Keane (Dir. Adrian Noble)Thelma Holt Ltd
Apollo Theatre, West End
2007DSM (Sound)
Theatre
Whipping it Up (Dir. Terry Johnson)Mark Goucher Ltd
Touring
2006DSM (AV)
Theatre
The Two Faces of Mitchell & Webb (Dir. Lee Simpson)Phil Macintyre
Touring
2006DSM
Theatre
Troilus & Cressida (Dir. Peter Stein)RSC & Opera North
RST & Edinburgh Kings
2006Tech ASM (Book Cover)
Theatre
Time's Up The Musical (Dir. Ray Cooney)Ray Cooney Productions
Guildford Yvonne Arnaud
2005 - 2006CSM (on the Book)
Theatre
Aladdin (Dir. Russell Labey)The Pleasance
Pleasance London
2005Tech ASM (Book Cover)
Theatre
Three Sisters (Dir. Paulette Randall)Birmingham Rep & Eclipse Theatre Co
National Tour
2005DSM (Sound)
Theatre
National Hero (Dir. Guy Retallack)Blue Box & Guildford Yvonne Arnaud
National Tour
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2005Dip H.E Stage Management & Technical TheatreLondon Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
    1996BAHons Modern HistoryOxford University

    Additional Skills

    Prior experience working professionally as a TV Runner, Researcher and Junior Floor Manager between 1999 & 2002.

    Referees

    Written references available on request.

    Industry Awards

    2016 Stage Management Association team award nominee.

    2013 Stage Management Association team award winner (with Robin Longley & Andrew Guard).

    About me

    I am a freelance DSM with over 10 years professional experience, working on a diverse range of productions. Through the course of my career I have operated both LX & AV, installed & operated sound & relit touring productions. I have a full clean driving licence. First aid & fire safety trained.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    • SMA (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Drama
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes