Theatre careers advice

Industry Insights in Theatre

Getting skills for performance

Getting skills for performance

How a performer learned to dance without limits

From actor to stage manager

From actor to stage manager

How to move from onstage to backstage

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

An associate lighting designer

An associate lighting designer

Working in lighting design for theatre.

Becoming a technical manager

Becoming a technical manager

Tech manager at the O2 Apollo in Manchester


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Creative People in Theatre

Tim Porter, creative producer intern

Tim Porter, creative producer intern

Backstage training with professional experience

Tim Marston, fire performer

Tim Marston, fire performer

"Travelling’s tiring, but performing is my life."

Apprentices in the Create Gloucestershire network

Apprentices in the Create Gloucestershire network

Three apprentices on starting their careers

Martin McLean, project manager

Martin McLean, project manager

"I love seeing the end result of a project."


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Job profiles in Theatre

Puppeteer

Puppeteer

Animate and manipulate puppets

Sound work

Sound work

Looking after a productions sound, from music to speech and effects

Finance staff (arts)

Finance staff (arts)

Provide administrative support to organisations

Sound designer

Sound designer

Creating the identity of an event or product through sound

Street theatre performer

Street theatre performer

Provide live performance and installation outdoors


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