The team at StageBitz would like to thank all our customers, advisors, supporters and friends in general for their assistance and encouragement over the years and wish them all the best for the future.… Read more
One thing we are always asked whenever we demo StageBitz to anybody is ‘Can I hide some stuff from certain people, or can everyone see everything?’
And fair enough, too - there may be things you want to keep track of, but don’t want to make available for use by others. For example, your AV department may have some super-special mics that they keep for special events and don’t want generally ‘out there’. Or your… Read more
Recently we were asked by the Really Useful Group, Asia Pacific, to go out to their Adelaide store and document the props from their 1996 production of Sunset Boulevard which have been in storage for the last 17 years. There are some amazing items in there which could be of huge use to other productions, be they screen, stage or advertising, and RUG was keen to get them out from under the dust-covers, work… Read more
It’s been a couple of months now since we released our app and also the ability to import existing inventories into StageBitz. Both were big and new things for us, so we’re very pleased to report on how they’ve gone and what we’ve learned.
While we’ve had plenty of customers using the app without our involvement, we have been very hands-on in a couple of instances. For one member, we went in and provided training… Read more
After greening up with the UK and Australian theatre scenes, we pop along to the land of Lady Liberty to check out how you can make sustainable theater in the USA.
America has some really exciting takes on all things green, especially in creativity and theatre. So let’s get inspired and see what it takes to green up arts practices in the States!
Green Theater Education
Broadway Green Alliance
Looking for your very best… Read more
We’ve just released our latest sprint of development work on StageBitz features, so this morning you may seem some changes when you sign in. This was a very satisfying development sprint for us, and we hope it will be for you, too.
We got through a lot of the top requests that you’ve made to us, so let’s see what they were…
Show ME the money… but hide it from everyone else…
YES! We had… Read more
We are lucky enough to have the opportunity to send Mat over to the UK this week to participate in the Association of British Theatre Technician’s annual trade event, the ABTT Theatre Show.
The ABTT is an organisation dedicated to raising the technical standards of theatre by providing a forum and mechanism for discussion and dissemination of of all things relating to the technical and management aspects of theatre production. Each year they run the… Read more
When the set, props and dressing is being fitted onstage for the first time there is a limited amount of time to get everything ready before you’re plunged into darkness for the first lighting session.
I’ve put hundreds of props and sets on stage and mostly it’s been an very enjoyable and satisfying experience. The teams that consistently do the best work and enjoy the experience the most all keep these things in their tool… Read more