Spotlight On...

Spotlight On...

Friday, 2 May 2014

Spotlight On... is a series of interviews with industry professionals, up-and-coming talents and people who work behind the scenes to make theatre shows a success across the UK.

Find out what makes an actor tick, how a writer finds his inspiration and learn about some of the lesser-known jobs within the theatre…it’s all here on Theatre Cloud.

Spotlight On is also a chance for you to tell us about your work and skills. Get yourself noticed in the fascinating industry of the arts. If you would like to feature in our next Spotlight On, please send us 400-800 words about yourself and your work with a supporting picture. You can even include video or sound footage. Send your stuff to [email protected]



Will Treasure, Stage Management

Will is a Deputy Stage Manager. But what does that actually mean? Find out what's involved in his working week.

Marcus Romer, Artistic Director

Marcus is a published playwright, director & actor. He is currently Artistic Director of Pilot Theatre.

Sarah Edwards, Technical Crew Member

Sarah is a technical crew member. She talks about her career so far, backstage mishaps and her inspirations.


Alice Hamilton, Assistant Director

Alice is Co-Artistic Director of Up in Arms Theatre Company. She has worked as Assistant Director at Trafalgar Studios, Liverpool Playhouse and Rose Theatre Kingston.

George Dennis, Sound Designer

George Dennis is a sound designer who has worked on productions for the Young Vic, Headlong, Theatre Royal Bath and Southwark Playhouse. More recently, he designed the sound for Touring...

Louise Walker, Creative Learning Manager

Ever thought about working in creative learning or audience development? Check out our interview with Louise Walker.


Neale Birch Associate Producer

Neale Birch trained as an actor and now works for the Touring Consortium Theatre Company as Associate Producer.

John Manning Producer

John Manning at Northampton Royal and Derngate talks to Theatre Cloud about the challenges of being a regional producer.

John Maddox, Technical Manager

The technical manager for Regeneration talks his career so far, MiniDisc mishaps and his love of circus based productions.


Roger Richardson, Company Stage Manager

Roger has been in the theatre business for 40 years working as a Company Stage Manager.

Joe Gale, Technical Stage Manager

Joe is a technical stage manager and has worked on shows in the West End and site-specific shows such as The Railway Children and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

Rebecca Rees, Wardrobe

Get an insight into working in wardrobe with Rebecca Rees.