Good day to you friends!
The production will be performed at the end of October and anyone involved must be committed to attend at least 6-8 weeks of rehearsals prior to the performance (rehearsals are held every Wednesday and Friday evening with a technical rehearsal included the weekend before the performance).
This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone that would like to learn more about how a production is put together or would like to get involved with amateur dramatics in the community.
Below is a complete list of all the positions currently available for the WE HAPPY FEW Production Team.
If you would like to have a go at any of the posts, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you with the details for our next meeting.
THE PRODUCTION TEAM – (non-acting roles)
SET DESIGNER – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will have responsibility for working with the Director to design and produce the sets for the production.
PRODUCTION CO-ORDINATOR – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will have responsibility for co-ordinating all aspects of the production and acting as liaison between all other technical staff, stage management, actors, director and publicity people to ensure smooth running of the production as a whole.
Will be responsible for all backstage activity, lead props. co-ordinator, marshalling actors etc. Will also be responsible for co-ordinating set changes and assisting the Director with running the Book during rehearsals.
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER(S) AND PROPS. CO-ORDINATORS
Will assist the stage manager in the duties listed above.
LIGHTING DESIGNER/OPERATOR – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will be responsible for lighting design (with assistance from those with previous experience) and operation during rehearsals and on the nights of the performances.
SOUND DESIGNER/OPERATOR – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will have responsibility for recording/procuring necessary sound effects for the production and operating the sound equipment on the nights of the performances.
REFRESHMENTS CO-ORDINATOR – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will have responsibility for co-ordinating a group of people to prepare and deliver refreshments in the interval. [NB. We are always short of volunteers to assist with the refreshments. This is a valuable and vital role and if anyone can help, their contribution will be gratefully received!]
BOX OFFICE MANAGER – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
FRONT-OF-HOUSE MANAGER – [ THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED ]
Will have responsibility for welcoming audiences, organising tickets (pre-paid or sold on the door), assisting people with seating, selling programmes, assisting with interval refreshments.
Will assist Front of House Manager in the above duties.