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Becoming a technical manager

Becoming a technical manager

Tech manager at the O2 Apollo in Manchester

Learning technical theatre

Learning technical theatre

Working backstage to bring theatre alive

7 tips for performance careers

7 tips for performance careers

How to earn a living from performance

Drapes and fabric on stage

Drapes and fabric on stage

How Showtex make fabrics & drapes for live events

What employers are looking for in technical staff

What employers are looking for in technical staff

There's never been a better time to come backstage


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Creative People in Backstage

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

"Your past experience is your toolbox of ideas."

Leigh Johnstone, artistic director

Leigh Johnstone, artistic director

"If it seems out of your reach, go for it anyway."

Inka Romani, programming intern

Inka Romani, programming intern

A paid internship at Sadler's Wells

Mona Kastell, costume designer

Mona Kastell, costume designer

"Don't be afraid to experiment."

Live events and promotion apprentices

Live events and promotion apprentices

Boomsatsuma apprentices talk careers


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Job profiles in Backstage

Make-up artist

Make-up artist

Apply make-up and style hair for performers

Sound designer

Sound designer

Creating the identity of an event or product through sound

Stagehand

Stagehand

Behind scenes support staff for a production

Carpenter

Carpenter

Working in theatres or in workshops

Sound engineer

Sound engineer

Handle all aspects of a productions sound


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