September 2016 - present, Steam Work Film, Producer, Northampton, UK
· Liaising with the director
· Head of casting
· Managing budget
· Location scout
· Health and safety
· Risk assessor
· Communication and updating cast and crew
· Working to a time schedule
June 2016 - Present
Collabfeature, Assistant director (Contract) Northampton, UK
■ Organising a crew of 4 and a cast of 12
■ Scouting suitable locations while looking at all risk factors and health and safety elements
■ Planning filming scenes by location
■ Working within a time limit
■ Communicating and updating cast crew and the commissioning board in Detroit
■ Coaching actors
Sep 2015 – March 2015 Theatre of the Imagination, Director/Coach Northampton, UK
■ Successfully coached four actors from difficult backgrounds into a forty-five minute play
■ Co wrote the production of Memoirs of an imaginary friend By Matthew Green
■ Designed the concept for the staging and lighting design.
■ Designed costumes suitable for the actors and characters of the play
■ Organised rehearsal space and schedule
■ Liaised with the backstage crew on the project
■ Ensured the time schedule was adhered to.
■ Directed and choreographed the physical theatre pieces.
After carefully selecting a novel that had never been adapted into a theatre show I was placed with a group of actors that suffer with high levels of anxiety and depression. Carefully selecting roles to both challenge and push the boundaries of each individual I was working with.
January 2015– May 2015 Out of the Blue, Stage manager Northampton, UK
■ Providing key support to the Administration team
■ Co-Leader of the rehearsals
■ Coach and Mentor to eight actors.
■ Risk assessment of all rehearsal spaces, venues, set, props and costume
■ Collected and organised all sensitive data.
■ Leaised with the director
■ Organised get in’s and out’s
My performance in the role of stage manager ensured that a touring production of Lear’s Daughters was delivered on time and with safety and efficiency in mind.