Theatre careers advice

Industry Insights in Theatre

Lighting up the stage

Lighting up the stage

The skills and training to be a lighting engineer

Get into tribal bellydancing

Get into tribal bellydancing

Learning how to to become a modern bellydancer

Learning technical theatre

Learning technical theatre

Working backstage to bring theatre alive

Getting into live events

Getting into live events

How can you get started in live events?

How to start a theatre group

How to start a theatre group

3 tips to set up, and sustain, a theatre group


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Creative People in Theatre

Steven Wilkins, production carpenter

Steven Wilkins, production carpenter

"At curtain down, I get a well-earned pint!"

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Working at The Backstage Centre

Eve Timothy, front of house apprentice

Eve Timothy, front of house apprentice

"I actually enjoy coming to work!"

Rachel Myall, press assistant

Rachel Myall, press assistant

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

Julian Bryant, technical theatre lecturer

Julian Bryant, technical theatre lecturer

"Allow yourself to follow a dream."


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Job profiles in Theatre

Finance staff (arts)

Finance staff (arts)

Provide administrative support to organisations

Artistic director

Artistic director

Managing the creative direction of a theatre

Costume designer

Costume designer

Designing and putting together the wardrobe for the cast

Carpenter

Carpenter

Working in theatres or in workshops

Sound engineer

Sound engineer

Handle all aspects of a productions sound


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