Assisting and Line Producing a variety of shows on tour, in Edinburgh and in London. Providing administrative support in the production office Project managing productions for Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2016 Working closely with creatives to develop projects. Production schedules Organising and running technical rehearsals Organising castings for productions in the West End Budget management Contract negotiation with cast, creatives and crew Social media marketing Poster, flier, programme design.
Short Film - ‘FIRST’ – Mixtape Pictures and Blow PR. Dir. Luke Snellin Co-produced FIRST with Blow PR as part of Fashion and Freedom for Manchester Art Gallery. Experience into working to a brief. Commissioned by Manchester Art Gallery and WWI Centenary Art Commissions.
Project Management Project managing Comedy and Venue productions Liaising with venues and production staff, remaining the primary point of contact Establishing contact with creative teams and schedule production meetings, preparing agendas and circulating minutes Project evaluation. Ensuring all necessary Health & Safety policies and risk assessments are in place for productions and reviewing them regularly Social media marketing Poster, flier, programme design. Running Productions Working closely with creatives and production staff to ensure that the quality of the physical elements of running productions is maintained Providing regular feedback to the Director regarding the artistic quality of running productions Comedy and Venue Production Booking acts for performances presented by the company, negotiating deals within pre-approved budgets Poster and flier design Implementing market plans to improve the sales of the company’s venue productions. Tour booking Development of projects with acts for The Invisible Dot Venue Liaising with all acts and their agents and remaining the primary point of contact for the company Providing a thorough itinerary for the acts and organising technical requirements for them Organising and running technical rehearsals Plays Production Assistant Producer for The Invisible Dot’s external plays, including scheduling meetings, working with the production team, acting as first point of contact, organising rehearsal rooms, printing and distributing scripts and taking minutes in creative and production meetings
Management of theatre duties Manager of a team of interns and volunteers Box Office and customer service manager Communicating with each production, present and future Communication with press and industry – for bookings and publicity Creating the Rota for employees and organising casting, rehearsals, get ins and get outs Day to day maintenance of a small, fast-paced office and venue
Assistant Footage Researcher Dealing with footage requests, finding appropriate source material for researchers Archiving film footage (digital & film) Creating clips from documentaries for an up and coming online archive Updating company website Writing synopsis and transcribing Creating excel spreadsheet for company to log clipped and captured footage for archive
Film and Screen Studies (BA Hons) - University of Brighton, September 2010 – June 2013 (Degree) – RESULT: 2:1 68% Dissertation: A Study of Holocaust Documentary and Documentary Modes – How does documentary serve as a tool for remembrance and education? The Importance of Holocaust Documentary - RESULT: 2:1 68%
Media (Double Honours), English Literature and History AACD September 2007 – June 2009 (A/AS Levels)