What is it? 🤔
They’re the unsung heroes who coordinate every stage movement, cue, and transition. They’re the eyes and ears ensuring everything goes as planned.
A Nostalgic Note:
In the past, these folks juggled tasks with just a clipboard and headset. Today, they’ve got tech tools, but the role remains as hands-on as ever.
How’s it different from a Tour Manager?
While both are vital, the Stage Manager focuses on the show’s execution, whereas a Tour Manager oversees an artist’s entire tour.
- Is it a stressful job?
It can be! But the thrill of live events and ensuring a great show makes it worth it.
- Who do they report to?
Typically, the event director or producer, but they work closely with the entire crew and artists.