Theatre careers advice

Industry Insights in Theatre

Self-taught musical theatre

Self-taught musical theatre

The work and dedication to become a musical actor

How to prepare for auditions

How to prepare for auditions

5 tips on how to prepare for a commercial audition

Performing as a circus acrobat

Performing as a circus acrobat

How to build a career in circus acrobatics

Running a costume business

Running a costume business

Balance creative work with managing a company.

Project-managing theatre

Project-managing theatre

How to get a career behind the scenes


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Creative People in Theatre

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Working at The Backstage Centre

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

"Your past experience is your toolbox of ideas."

Yolanda M, theatre usher

Yolanda M, theatre usher

"Every theatre has their own way of ushering."

Christina Birt, head of creative learning

Christina Birt, head of creative learning

"Learn as much as you can on what interests you."

Amy Wale, education officer

Amy Wale, education officer

"Successful artists are reliable."


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Job profiles in Theatre

Entertainer

Entertainer

Performing for the enjoyment for crowds

Actor

Actor

Performing on stage, and working to put on plays

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

Dialect coach

Dialect coach

Working with actors to develop accents and vocal skills


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