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How's Tech Week Going?

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How's Tech Week Going?
Once again, dear technical theater side of Tumblr, it appears we are all in tech week at the same time.Stay strong, stay safe, stay healthy.
Stage managers can be bitter and coarse on the outside, but inside you’ll find a sweetness that just wants to please people. You know,...
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A bunch of quotes that remind me to keep moving, that technical theatre is what I want, and that I can do this:“Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.”“I am better than I was, and I will be better than I am.”“Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My god, do you ...
Without us, actors would be late, naked, and in the dark.
stop romanticizing mic dropping… damage to sound equipment is no joke
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Lighting Design really brightens up the mood. It’s the Source 4 all my joy. 
*drops mic* *picks it back up because that’s not how we handle sound equipment*
sounds that are music to a theatre kid’s ears
people audibly gasping in the audience at the big plot twisttheir family and friends screaming their name at the curtain call above all the applausethe sound cue hitting at just the right moment“okay, everyone, take five!”the spotlight turning onnew speakers that actually work after months (or years...
Applying For Tech Theatre Jobs?
Since I assume a lot of you tech theatre folk out there are applying for jobs I thought I’d put together for you a comprehensive post of things relating to:Finding & ApplyingCover Letters + Resumes [2]Portfolios (Online and Hard Copy [2]) - (online portfolio help post to be completed)Inter...
Calling a show is an art. If someone tells you otherwise, slap them in the face.