USITT's Business of the Business Webinar series is geared to assist freelance theatre technicians as they embark on the world of business management.
As a stagehand, you need to be teachable, motivated, have a good attitude, and safe.
We all work together to get a show or event up and running. There's always a time crunch; someone forgot the cables that connect the video wall; there's no light plot; you didn't get enough coffee, etc. Waa-waa. The show WILL happen. Here are some tips to help keep the day pleasant.
As stage hands and live entertainment professionals, we owe it to ourselves and our friends to get educated on how to communicate effectively with people offstage just as much as we pride ourselves in communicating onstage.
Education in the entertainment industry is not limited to higher education college or academia. There are a slew of resources out there on the internet.
There are a ton of production suppliers out there. Everything from Mom & Pop to full-blown international production companies with an integrated ecommerce platform. Before you shop around, identify 2 of the 3 factors below that you need to have with your product or service. FAST CHEAP QUALITY Every company does something very well but… Continue reading Production Supplies