Sammi Woollard

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Deputy stage manager
Theatre
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
Matthew Bourne
New Adventures
UK & International Tour
2018 - 2019Deputy Stage Manager
Tour
Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake
Matthew Bourne / Etta Murfitt
New Adventures
2017 - 2018Deputy Stage Manager
Tour
Legally Blonde the Musical
Anthony Williams
UK Productions
UK & Ireland
2017 - 2018Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Cinderella
David Sutton-Ball
UK Productions
Malvern Theatres
2017Stage Manager
Education
Foundation in Musical Theatre Showcase
Julie Atherton
Mountview
Karamel Club
2017Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Otello
Keith Warner
Royal Opera House & Royal Ballet
The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
2016 - 2017Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Il Trovatore / Written on Skin / Die Meistersinger von NurnbergRoyal Opera House & Royal Ballet
The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
2016Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Importance of being Earnest
Ramin Gray
Royal Opera House & Royal Ballet
Rose Hall, Lincoln Center, New York
2016Props Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Beatrice and BenedictGlyndebourne Opera House
Glyndebourne Opera House
2016Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg / Il Barbiere di Siviglia / The Cunning Little VixenGlyndebourne Opera House
Glyndebourne Opera House
2016Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
The Importance of being Earnest
Ramin Gray
Royal Opera House & Royal Ballet
Barbican
2016Stage Manager
Theatre
The Albatross 3rd & MainShiny Pin Productions
Emporium, Brighton
2015 - 2016Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Cinderella
Anthony Williams
UK Productions
Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells
2015Assistant Stage Manager
Tour
Don Pasquale / Die Entführung aus dem Serail / SaulGlyndebourne on Tour
2015Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Macbeth
Ted Huffman
Glyndebourne Jerwood Project
Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House
2015Props Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Die Entführung aus dem Serail
David McVicar
Glyndebourne Opera House
2015Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Poliuto / L'Heure Espagnole / L'enfant et les Strohgelbes / Saul
Various
Glyndebourne Opera House
2014Assistant Stage Manager
Tour
La Traviata / La Finta Giardiniera / The Turn of the ScrewGlyndebourne On Tour
2014Props Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
La Finta GiardinieraGlyndebourne Opera House
2014Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Der Rosenkavalier / Eugene Onegin / RinaldoGlyndebourne Opera House
2014Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Through His TeethROH2
Linbury Studio Theatre
2014Assistant Stage Manager
Event
Who Framed Roger Rabbit?Future Cinema
Troxy
2013 - 2014Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Peter PanUK Productions
Theatre Royal, Bath
2013Assistant Stage Manager
Tour
The MetamorphosisThe Royal Ballet Company/ROH2
The Joyce Theater, NYC
2013Deputy Stage Manager
Event
Dirty DancingFuture Cinema
Hackney Downs
2013Props Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Le Nozze di FigaroGlyndebourne Opera House
2013Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Ariadne auf Naxos / Don Pasquale / Billy BuddGlyndebourne Opera House
2013Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
The MetamorphosisThe Royal Ballet Company/ROH2
Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House
2012 - 2013Deputy Stage Manager
Theatre
Snow White and the Seven DwarvesUK Productions
The Assembly Hall Theatre
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Tour
42nd StreetUK Productions
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
China to Hackney Festival 2012IOGIG
Hackney Empire
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
FalstaffOpera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Lucia di LammermoorOpera Holland Park
2012Stage Manager
Theatre
MetamorphosesLewisham Youth Theatre
The Broadway Theatre, Catford
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Les MiserablesPimlico Opera
HMP Erlestoke
2011 - 2012Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Dick WhittingtonUK Productions
Theatre Royal, Bath
2011Deputy Stage Manager
Tour
MacbethMountview Academy of the Arts
Various/The Cockpit Theatre
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
The MetamorphosisROH2
Linbury Studio Theatre
2011Stage Manager
Theatre
VoicingTête à Tête Opera Festival 2011
Riverside Studios
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
La WallyOpera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
L'Amico FritzOpera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
2011Stage Manager
Theatre
Madam Butterfly - Rep seasonOpera Up Close
The King's Head Theatre
2011Stage Manager
Theatre
Judith: A parting of the bodyOpera Up Close
The Cock Tavern Theatre
2010Stage Manager
Theatre
Madam ButterflyOpera Up Close
The Kings Head Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010Postgraduate Theatre StudiesRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama
    2009BA English and Theatre StudiesUniversity of Central Lancashire

    Additional Skills

    Score reading (opera/ballet standard)

    Prompt copy creation and maintenance

    Show calling

    Props sourcing

    Props making and maintenance

    Computer literate

    Basic carpentry skills

    Manual handling

    Understanding of radio mics

    Basic programming and operating of Qlab

    Sewing - hand and machine

    Experienced and confident driver - including hire vans

    Additional Information

    Adult Life Saving 2020 - St Andrew's First Aid Training and Supplies Ltd.

    Holder of a full, clean UK drivers licence for 14 years.

    Confident driver with experience of covering long distances.

    Referees

    Available on request

    About me

    Friendly and adaptable freelance Stage Manager with a hands-on and pragmatic approach to working in technical theatre.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)

    Professional Recommendations

    Ian Taylor Production Manager

    Sammi is a dedicated hard working member of any team and always goes the extra mile. I would employ her any time she wants a job.

    Phillip Richardson Stage Manager

    Working with Samantha on a number of project its was clear from day one that she puts 100% into every project and very effortlessly proved this to me and the company. Very strong stage manager and very much a joy to of had in the team.

    Shakera Louise Ahad Director, Assistant

    Having worked with Samantha Woollard several times in the past, I have found her hard working, dedicated and very talented. I would not hesitate to recommend her for both her intelligent understanding of theatre and obvious passion for the form.