|Year||Role / Type||Name of Production / Director|
|2020||Stage Manager /Assistant Director |
|Don Giovanni |
|2019||Company Stage Manager |
|2019||Touring Technician |
|Reasons to Stay Alive |
|2019||Stage Crew |
|Marriage of Figaro, Belshazzar |
|2018||Technical and Tour Stage Manager |
|2018||Technical Stage Manager |
|Spirit of the Place |
|2018||Company Stage Manager |
|Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales |
|2018||Technical Stage manager |
|Little Red Riding Hood |
|2018||Stage manager |
|2018||Stage Manager |
|2018||Production/Stage Manager/LX & Sound Design/Director |
|My Mother Said I Never Should |
|2015||Stage Crew |
|Miss Saigon |
Year Qualification Where 2020 Workplace First Aid CPD Online 2020 Health and Safety in the Workplace CPD Online PGCE LLS University Campus Suffolk 1988 BA Performing Arts - Drama Leicester Polytechnic 1983 Community and Educational Theatre Gazebo TIE company 1982 Technical Theatre West Midlands College of HE
- I can operate:
- ETC Ion and Eos desks, Zero88 lighting desks, Generic and automated lanterns, Qlab, Soft and hard patch dimmer systems, Hemp and motorized flying systems, Winch systems, Motorized hoists, Tallescope, Working at Height harnesses and restraints, Stage trucks and dollies, Soft and hard masking
Read music and follow complex opera/ musical theatre scores.
Health and Safety at Work certified
First Aid in the Workplace certified
Covid-19 compliance skills and experience.
Covid-19 compliant having gained experience of necessary, transferable safeguards and current best practice from Covid Mobile Testing role.I have substantial experience gained via industry positions throughout my career across all performing arts forms – drama, dance, music – and in a wide range of genre. Represented Companies to the highest standard in all situations and
demonstrate the highest level of care and service working in a spirit of co-operation with others.
Acted as a senior representative/ambassador for companies.
Provided for company needs being reasonably met.
Ensuring any safeguarding policies conformed to at all times.
Management of the Stage Management float, returning VAT receipts and claim forms to companies administration.
Line management of Stage Management teams and technical staff.
Co-ordination and overseeing the sourcing of props and furniture for the production with the creative team.
Preparation and maintaining the props list for the production,ensuring this is regularly communicated to the creative team.
Prepare and distribute daily rehearsal notes.
Daily and weekly scheduling of the rehearsal
Undertaking production-related tasks during the rehearsal period as necessary. Participating in meetings and rehearsals as required.
Ensuring all creative needs are catered for in the rehearsal room.
Ensuring rehearsal rooms are in a clean & tidy state and comply with Health and Safety policies.
Running technical and dress rehearsals.
Ensuring all technical information received from venues is adequate, gathering further
information whenever necessary in collaboration with production management and technical staff.
Liaising with production management, artistic and administrative teams before arriving at tour venues, checking that contractual agreements have been met.
Acting as a first point of contact whilst on tour for contractual issues, liaising closely with producers and production managers.
Undertaking and co-ordinating get-ins and get-outs of performances at every venue.
In charge of the running of all performances including the overseeing of lighting and
sound and undertaking technical duties as required.
Arranged all repairs, maintenance, laundry and cleaning on the road.
Ensured all technical equipment is operated under safe conditions (at times operating said equipment) and that all items on tour are clearly marked for the company and entered in a detailed inventory.
Up to date knowledge and awareness of health & safety issues, complying with all
current legislation and recommended precautions.
Ensured Risk Assesmnets have been
carried out, and paperwork completed.
Writing of nightly show reports autonomously/in conjunction with the DSM,and circulate them to all relevant parties.
Expert in lighting design /rigging /plot /focus/operation, stage management running the book/in rehearsal/deputising for directors/calling shows/running props/running stage crews/set and scenic changes and works within a variety of settings, in the areas of small/mid-scale theatre, touring, theatre-in-education, community, site specific, and promenade.
Skills and knowledge base also flexible and have work ed on a variety of community arts/theatre design related projects; a ceramic mural, creative audio-book production, creating and coordinating video projects, ‘scrap’ sculpture projects.
Proven ability to motivate, manage & direct others.
I plan and implement strategies through pertinent and achievable aims and objectives.
High levels of initiative and flexibility in approach that enables me to adapt to ever changing situations.
I am commited to working closely with colleagues to provide professional excellence.
- Languages Spoken
- Years in industry
- 6+ years
- Company Experience
- Children's Theatre
- Cross Cultural Theatre
- Educational Theatre
- Forum Theatre
- Immersive Theatre
- Inclusive Theatre
- International Touring Theatre
- Regional Theatre
- Site Specific Theatre
- UK Touring Theatre
- Work Permits
- Interested in
- European Tour
- Film / TV
- Live Events
- UK Tour
- World Tour
- DBS checked
- Driving Licences
- Organisation Memberships
- SMA (UK)
- Experienced In
- Inclusive Theatre
- Live Events
- New Writing
- Outdoor Events
- Industry Training
- First Aid (Any)
- Tallescope Training
- Working at Heights Certificate
- Professional Memberships
- Equity (AEA)
- SMA (Stage Managers Association)