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Industry Insights in Theatre

International opera singer

International opera singer

The hard work and heartbreak of singing opera

A musical director career

A musical director career

How to build a career in musical theatre

Running Streetwise Opera

Running Streetwise Opera

Opening up the arts for homeless people

Make-up artist for theatre

Make-up artist for theatre

Head of Wigs and Make-Up for The Lion King

Jude Kelly, Southbank

Jude Kelly, Southbank

How Southbank's artistic director built her career


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Creative People in Theatre

Jack Homer, technical arts student

Jack Homer, technical arts student

Winner of the Creative Choices Award 2016

Jade Poole, intern producer

Jade Poole, intern producer

Winner of the Intern of the Year Award

Luke Stubbins, Technical Theatre

Luke is a technical theatre apprentice.

Ryan Tyler-Smith, theatre manager

Ryan Tyler-Smith, theatre manager

"I work in a extremely creative environment."

Kate Unwin, set and costume designer

Kate Unwin, set and costume designer

"Always follow up new contacts."


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Job profiles in Theatre

Sound engineer

Sound engineer

Handle all aspects of a productions sound

Costume designer

Costume designer

Designing and putting together the wardrobe for the cast

Events staff

Events staff

Oversee the running of a venue or function

Artistic director

Artistic director

Managing the creative direction of a theatre

Actors’ agent

Actors’ agent

Helping actors to find work and looking after their interests


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