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Industry Insights in Theatre

A career in stage management

A career in stage management

Getting skills and finding work as stage manager

Drapes and fabric on stage

Drapes and fabric on stage

How Showtex make fabrics & drapes for live events

Running a festival

Running a festival

Building a career in events organisation

Interning in the arts

Interning in the arts

Amy describes her experience of being an intern

Working as a festival promoter

Working as a festival promoter

How to run and promote music festivals


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Creative People in Theatre

Arts and culture interns

Arts and culture interns

Project management, fundraising and marketing.

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Miles Baldwin, duty technician

Working at The Backstage Centre

Kevin Neville, scenic engineer

Kevin Neville, scenic engineer

"I enjoy making things with my hands."

Anna Jordan, artistic director

Anna Jordan, artistic director

"If you don’t succeed, try again. And again!"


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Job profiles in Theatre

Stand-up comedian

Stand-up comedian

Performing humorous solo acts

Street theatre performer

Street theatre performer

Provide live performance and installation outdoors

Producer (live events)

Producer (live events)

Running successful live spectacles

Playwright

Playwright

Making a career out of writing plays

Sound designer

Sound designer

Creating the identity of an event or product through sound


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