SM / Technician (Touring), Just Some Theatre


Just Some Theatre is currently seeking a technician for our Arts Council England funded production of ‘The Killer Question’ by Dave Payne, originally toured in 2021 the production is to be remounted for a rural tour in Autumn 2022. Just Some Theatre is a North West based theatre organisation specialising in touring new writing across the UK. The production will have a 4 week rehearsal period before touring from September 30th - November 6th. 

The ideal candidate should have experience of working on touring theatre productions, purchasing/hiring lighting stock and some lighting design is desirable. Required for 4 rehearsal weeks in Greater Manchester & all tour dates.

Travel days, transport and accommodation for venues outside of the Northwest will be provided

The role will involve:  

  • Working closely with the crew to facilitate all ‘get ins’ and ‘get outs’

  • Purchasing / hiring lighting equipment required for the production 

  • Designing lighting for the production 

  • Operating the show 

  • other duties as necessary

Useful but not essential:

  • First aid qualification 

  • Lighting design experience

  • Good understanding of power generation and distribution 

  • Experience of touring

Rehearsal Start: Monday 5th September 2022
First Performance: Friday 30th September 2022
Last Performance: Sunday 6th November 2022


Rehearsal Fee: £1976 + Holiday Pay

Performance Fee: £2575 + Holiday Pay 

+ Travel & Subsistence when touring

To discuss the position further or apply please send a CV, your availability for the dates listed above and a short covering letter to

Please apply ASAP as suitable candidates will be met remotely as and when applications are received and the position may be filled at any time.

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