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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

Burlesque performance

Burlesque performance

Creating and developing a unique stage show

Learning technical theatre

Learning technical theatre

Working backstage to bring theatre alive

How to start a theatre group

How to start a theatre group

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

Running Streetwise Opera

Running Streetwise Opera

Opening up the arts for homeless people


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Creative People in Theatre

Ben Graves, theatre apprentice

Ben Graves, theatre apprentice

A Hampstead Theatre apprenticeship.

Janthi Mills, education manager

Janthi Mills, education manager

"Get involved with everything and everyone."

Martin Delaney, actor

Martin Delaney, actor

"Everything you need is in the script"

Steven Wilkins, production carpenter

Steven Wilkins, production carpenter

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


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Job profiles in Theatre

Technegydd Sain

Technegydd Sain

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Set designer

Set designer

Designing the scenery for the play

Actors’ agent

Actors’ agent

Helping actors to find work and looking after their interests

Costume designer

Costume designer

Designing and putting together the wardrobe for the cast

Technical manager

Technical manager

Coordinates a production's technical staff


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