Stage Crew

Action Transport Theatre Published: February 28, 2019
Ellesmere Port
Opportunity Type
Posted By
Chester VA
Practical Experience
Hands On
Practical Work & DIY
Suitable for under 18s


Stage crew volunteers needed to help support the local theatre productions in Ellesmere Port. Stage crew must be over 18 years of age and able to move props and scenery during rehearsals and performances. Stage crew will assist with backstage work, preparation including changing scenery and working lights under direction. They will also assist the light stage manager and have full supervision in terms of health and safety. Experience of working in a team is essential as is the ability to work quietly and efficiently. Crew will be required to lift and move lightweight scenery as part of a team . Experience of working backstage on a voluntary or amateur basis would be useful and/or desirable.

Must be:

Aged over 18. Able to do light lifting of scenery and stage props. Able to work as part of a team and work along side other volunteers is essential. Awareness of Health and Safety good practice and able to follow instructions and health and safety procedures is important. Any technical skills to do with lighting, cabling etc. would be useful.
Must be able to work quietly while production is on. Experience of helping backstage would be invaluable. Would need to attend rehearsals as well production nights. Flexible approach as rehearsals are on-going during the day and evenings and any attendance to cover the rehearsal times would be appreciated and times to attend will be agreed on an individual basis.  Weekend hours also included.

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