I developed my skills from a theatre background, interning in marketing and production for an international theatre festival, I am looking to specialise in event & stage management.
Project Administrator My role is to support the Sports Coordinator in delivery of the project. Duties include: Connecting with clients; managing volunteers; social media promotion (Facebook, Twitter, Buffer); organising activity sessions - risk assessments, training volunteers, inviting clients; networking with sports providers; negotiating prices; organising taster & promotional events.
Managed The Huddle venue: Cafe/Bar with live music, discussions and children's events. This was a flexible public space with little change over time. Duties included: assigning volunteers to tasks; problem solving; rotating seating arrangements depending on requirements; audio/visual tech; liaising with green room; meeting speakers/musicians. I also acted as Event & AV cover so would have to change to a new venue with little time to prepare.
Marketing the theatre’s production of The Deep Pit whilst building their national and local profile. Duties: Liaising with local interest groups; writing press releases; communicating with local and national press and reviewers.
Job Title: Youth Arts Coordinator This involved recruiting young dancers for Avant Garde Dance ‘The Black Album’; approaching schools for exclusive performances and group bookings; and marketing for Bootworks Theatre’s ‘The Incredible Book Making Workshop’.
Job Title: Marketing and Production Assistant My duties involved writing press releases; liaising with local press recruiting and managing volunteers; meeting with potential sponsors; arranging workshops between schools and artists; managing print media distribution; use of social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
Modules included on this course include: - Directing and producing for small scale festivals - Teaching - Acting My dissertation subject was Izumo no Okuni and her influence on kabuki theatre and the Japanese stage.
Modules included on this course: - Directing - Acting - Physical Theatre - Musical Dance Styles - Theatre in Education - Street Theatre - Arts Management - Running a company My dissertation subject was Catherine de Medici and her role in the emergence of ballet in 16th century France.