Who We Are Survey / Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Update

In June 2020, the SMA board of directors made a commitment to survey our members, to investigate training opportunities regarding Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, to hold broad discussions to understand lived experiences of inequality and to work with partners to better include those who are under-represented in our industry.  To start the journey, we formed […]

SMA office is open remotely. COVID-19 information is available under the Resources tab

Please Check Members’ Jobs Board regularly for new positions – Last updated 01/03/2021 COVID-19 INFORMATION SMA office is open,  Following Government guidance staff are working remotely.   Please use  EMAIL  – it is the quickest way to reach us.  (Staff work part time, Andy M,T,Th Debbie M, W, F) Wishing everyone a Happy and better 2021. As […]

SMA SoP’s and advice for rehearsal and production. Lockdown across the UK. Streamed shows to go ahead under Covid rules

Since Lockdown was eased to enable live indoor theatre performance with a distanced audience, most productions have featured small casts. There are now a few larger shows in rehearsal and one at least in performance. The Royal National Theatre have three productions scheduled for the Olivier before the end of the year. Their experience in […]

Thanks to All of Our Supporters in 2019

As the training and trade show seasons end, we celebrate another successful year with grateful thanks  to  our friends and colleagues  who have supported us throughout the year:  our volunteer members at events, and all  who contribute to Cueline, everyone who replied to our prompt desk survey this year, or who introduced a new member […]

Prompt Desk Survey results

513 working DSMs, Showcallers and prompt desk users took part in our survey, which is a fantastic response!  Armed with the information that you have given us we are really making a splash and across the industry people are listening and taking notice. Prompt desk survey results in full (PDF) Read a report of the […]