Assistant Stage Manager

Assistant Stage Managers are appointed by the Stage Manager to assist with specific jobs for the run of a show. Such jobs might be running all scene changes and co-ordinating all stage crew from one of the two wings, meaning that the Stage Manager does not have to split their time between both sides of the stage; being responsible for props on one or both sides of the stage; or controlling one specific piece of complex scenery or special effect, so that the Stage Manager is not overly focussed on one effect and can ensure that there are no unexpected problems elsewhere.

Assistant Stage Managers are distinct from Stage Crew in that they are generally expected to be present for all performances, so that any such delegation of jobs from the Stage Manager can happen safely and without additional risk to the cast or other crew members. However, some longer-running shows offer ASM roles on a rota basis or request additional help on just a few nights.

Wiki content is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Licence.

Assistant Stage Manager Vacancies

Dragtime! Presents: Hot Girl Midsommar (Michaelmas Week 3)
Dragtime! Presents: Hot Girl Midsommar
23:00, Wed 27th October 2021 - Sat 30th October 2021 at ADC Theatre
Michaelmas Week 3

Dragtime! is back!! We are making a triumphant return to Cambridge with our thIRd Halloween themed show (and our tenth (!!) ADC show in total!) and we want you to get involved - we are looking for a lighting designer , sound designer , stage manager , assistant stage managers , photographer , production assistants and moRE so regardless of your level of experience or particular area of interest, if you want to get more involved with drag but actually beINg in drag isn't your thing this is the perfect opportunity!!!

Contact Griffin Twemlow at before 3rd Oct 2021 23:00 for more details.

Smorgasbord Needs A Tech Team!
SmorgasbordFletcher Players
21:30, Mon 8th November 2021 at Corpus Playroom
Michaelmas Week 5

Join the Smorgasbord Tech Team! We need a Lighting Designer , Sound Designer , Technical Director , Stage Manager , Deputy Stage Manager , Assistant Stage Manager , and a Photographer !

Contact before 25th Sep 2021 23:59 for more details.