Abigail Williams



September 2016 - present, Steam Work Film, Producer,† Northampton, UK
∑†††††† Liaising with the director
∑†††††† Head of casting
∑†††††† Managing budget
∑†††††† Scheduling
∑†††††† 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 Ė 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 2015Ė 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 inís and outís
My performance in the role of stage manager ensured that a touring production of Learís Daughters was delivered on time and with safety and efficiency in mind.

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