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Industry Insights in Theatre

On the fringe of the Fringe

On the fringe of the Fringe

Setting up an alternative theatre programme

International opera singer

International opera singer

The hard work and heartbreak of singing opera

Producing musical theatre

Producing musical theatre

What does it take to produce musical theatre?

7 tips for performance careers

7 tips for performance careers

How to earn a living from performance

Running a festival

Running a festival

Building a career in events organisation


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Creative People in Theatre

Mike Roberts, pyrotechnician

Mike Roberts, pyrotechnician

"Volunteer. We all started out that way."

Yolanda M, theatre usher

Yolanda M, theatre usher

"Every theatre has their own way of ushering."

Lynette Nixon, box office manager

Lynette Nixon, box office manager

"I am always aware of how the shows are selling."

Rachel Myall, press assistant

Rachel Myall, press assistant

“I love seeing results from my work in print.”

Miri Birch, costume supervisor

Miri Birch, costume supervisor

"I once costumed nine shows in three weeks!"


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Job profiles in Theatre

Dialect coach

Dialect coach

Working with actors to develop accents and vocal skills

Wardrobe assistant

Wardrobe assistant

Provide support with costumes and accessories

Theatre director

Theatre director

Co-ordinates all aspects of a theatre production

Playwright

Playwright

Making a career out of writing plays

Front-of-house work

Front-of-house work

Looking after visitors, safety and customer care


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