Theatre careers advice

Industry Insights in Theatre

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

What to consider before you start out

Lighting operations in theatre

Lighting operations in theatre

All about a career in lighting

Directing an art festival

Directing an art festival

Running Hackney WickED festival

An associate lighting designer

An associate lighting designer

Working in lighting design for theatre.


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Creative People in Theatre

Ryan Tyler-Smith, theatre manager

Ryan Tyler-Smith, theatre manager

"I work in a extremely creative environment."

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

JD Hawksley, audio visual technician

"Your past experience is your toolbox of ideas."

Anna Jordan, artistic director

Anna Jordan, artistic director

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

Phil Gee, Royal Opera House admin support intern

Phil Gee, Royal Opera House admin support intern

Working in the cultural sector

Simone Gayle, community arts apprentice

Simone Gayle, community arts apprentice

Find out what it's like to work in community arts


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Job profiles in Theatre

Stagehand

Stagehand

Behind scenes support staff for a production

Events staff

Events staff

Oversee the running of a venue or function

Choreographer

Choreographer

How to create routines for singers to peform

Stand-up comedian

Stand-up comedian

Performing humorous solo acts

Special effects

Special effects

Responsible for special effects and pyrotechnics


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