Technical Stage Manager Bird’s Nest Billy Tour

Job Opportunity

Stage Manager for Bird’s Nest Billy Tour 2019

Productions dates: 28th January- 1st June 2019

We are seeking a Technical Stage Manager for the tour of our latest piece BIRD’S NEST BILLY. The show features puppetry, playful interaction, and original sound design, a magical adventure for 3-7 year olds and their families.

You will be responsible for supporting rehearsals and creating the book; managing the initial get in and production period; and leading on get-ins and fit ups while on tour. You will be responsible for liaising with venues, re-lights and operating LX and sound while on tour.

You will be required to drive the company van to and from performances.

Please send your CV to Andrea and Ruth at


£471 per week for full weeks.

£150 for individual performance days when not full week

£40 additional travel days

Travel and accommodation provided

Possible additional fee for Lighting Design duties


W/c 28 Jan – Rehearsal week 1 (Leeds)

W/c 4 Feb – Rehearsal week 2 (Leeds)

W/c 11 Feb – Rehearsal Week 3 (Leeds, including work-in-progress with schools group)

18 Feb – Final tech and dress at The Carriageworks, Leeds

19 – 20 Feb – performances at The Carriageworks, Leeds

23 Feb – Performances at Otley Courthouse

2 March – Performance at Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

9 March – Performance at Harrogate Theatre

16 March – Performance at Cranleigh Arts Centre

17 April – Performance at The Lights, Andover

18 April – Performance at Helmsley Arts Centre

20 April – Performance at Junction, Goole

26 April – Performance at CAST Doncaster

4 May – Performance at Canada Water Arts Space, London

11 May – Performance at ARC, Stockton

25 May – Performance at Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead

31 May – Performance at The Witham, Barnard Castle

1 June – Performance at the Library Theatre, Luton

Further dates during the period to be added shortly.