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Are you a theatre student who is interested in Stage Management?

Or just interested in learning more about the intricacies of working backstage in the theatre?


Come and join us on Stage Management 101 the British Version

This 10 session course will take you through all the basics of stage managing in the UK system from starting as an Assistant Stage Manager to calling the show as a Deputy Stage Manager through to the responsibilities of the Stage Manager.

The course will run asynchronously fully online with opportunities for synchronous tutorials as well.

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Part 1 - 18th May 


Part 2  - 1st June

What is Stage Management and is it the career for you?

Come and join Antonia for a LIVE  Skype session (60 minutes) on all things Stage Management taking you through the job roles and production process

This session is designed for those with little or no knowledge about the role of the Stage Management department in theatre. It is an ideal introduction for all that have a passion for theatre either as a leisure time activity or are thinking about a career in the Stage Management profession.  

Sessions are available each month

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Introduction to the Production Process


how to get your show on smoothly!

This is a short course designed for those who want to know more about how to stage a production. In 4 sessions we will take you through the key job roles required and a step by step guide for mounting your show including:

There are 3 sessions available online and one *group zoom, FaceTime or Skype session. *group size depends upon current participants


This course is designed for people who are just starting out on their theatrical journey or would simply like to know more about staging a smooth running show.

Rolling start dates available from Spring 2020

how to create a schedule


basic health and safety

Are you a young manager looking to develop

your management skills?

Come and join us & Become the manager you want to be -

a four session course


Built around 20 years of experience teaching Stage Management at some of the world’s leading drama schools Antonia will take you through the basics of recognising your own managerial strengths and how you want to develop as a manager.

Antonia's method centres around a personalised plan for you allowing you to:

Become the manager you want to be!

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Also In Rehearsal

Based on the British version

This course follows the American Stage Management Model

Q.   Why are there different versions of 'Stage Management 101'?

A.   Different terms are used around the world but with

       the same meaning...

So that is why we have created the British version which uses the British system & the American version which uses the American system.

Stage Management 101 - the American Version

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This course is ideal for those wishing to step up to the role of DSM or a refresher if you have been out of stage management for a while. We will cover all the basics of rehearsals, tech and running the show as well as practical cueing exercises.

Being a DSM

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Advanced Stage Management

This is the follow-on course from Stage Management 101 where we will develop our stage management skills into different genres of the entertainment industry including working on musicals, opera, dance and live events. We will cover what needs to be considered when working with singers and dancers as well as cueing from a score. In addition, we will investigate the different contracts available for stage managers and the challenges of touring both in your home country and abroad.

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Summer 2020


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what other courses should we be looking at developing?

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