Monthly Archives: August 2013
Whether you’ve been kicking around backstage for a while and looking to change country, or a student investigating opportunities for life after tertiary study, networking in backstage professions is super important.
The first part of that journey is finding out who to reach out to. Luckily, StageBitz has got you covered. We’ve compiled a list of the places you can start your networking journey in Australia, the UK and the USA.
Stage Management Association… Read more
If I start using StageBItz, will I have to spend a lot of time on my computer?
That’s something we get asked a lot at StageBitz when people are considering making the leap from spreadsheets and emails to the streamlined beauty of the cloud. We’ve been tracking the time our users are spending in the system, and now we can provide some definitive answers!
2 minutes or 2 hours; it’s really up to you.
Many… Read more
Video in theatre – technology for technology’s sake, or an astounding way to add depth to a piece?
Kim O’Connell is the man to answer this question. A graduate of the Film & TV program at RMIT, he has since worked as director and video designer on documentaries, events, theatre productions and even worked in the field of e-books. He’s also toured Australia as the production manager for HIT Productions, so he’s covered this question… Read more
We started this journey to make your backstage life easier, and as such, it’s time to raise the flag and declare StageBitz needs your help again. We’ve got so many things on the hop, we really need to hear from our community to know what you want to see next!
UK Backstage Professionals- we want to meet you
Mat and Catherine will be in the UK between the 3rd and 18th of September. StageBitz is… Read more
The StageBitz team are super excited to be involved in World Stage Design 2013. Four years is almost too long a wait between events!
This time around, WSD2013 is focusing on sustainability.
As such, WSD2013 is posing these 3 main questions:
How do we source, use and manage the resources that go into bringing something to the stage?
What are our responsibilities in terms of materials and energy consumed?
How do we create efficient spaces… Read more