David Ashford | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

David Ashford

Training

2013 - 2016 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Technincal & Production Management
2011 - 2013 Bridgwater College, BTEC Extended Diploma in Production Arts

Productions at Central

2016 Production Manager - This Is Not A Drill (Jemima James)

2016 Production Manager - Wuthering Heights (Lucinka Eisler)

2015 Assistant Production Manager - Friends of Narcissus - Minack Theatre (Vishni Velada-Billson)

2015 Technical Manager - West Side Story (Ed Hughes)

2014 Technical Manager - Love and Information (Richard Beecham)

Experience

2015 Theatre Technician/Stage Crew - Jack and The Bean Stalk - Hackney Empire Theatre (Susie McKenna)

2015 Work Placement - Pantomime Season - Flying By Foy Ltd

2015 Production Technician - Hook Up - Outbox Theatre - Hackney Show Rooms + Touring (Ben Buratta)

2014 Inhouse Technical Manager - Easter Season - Merlin Theatre Frome

2014 Theatre Technician/Stage Crew - Mother Goose - Hackney Empire Theatre (Susie McKenna)

2014 Head Flyman - Witches of Eastwick - Glastonbury and Street Musical Comedy Society - Strode Theatre (Andrew Wright)

2013 Stage Manager - Puss In Boots - Glastonbury and Street Musical Comedy Society - Strode Theatre (Rodney Gifford)

2013 Follow Spot - Acorn Antiques - Glastonbury and Street Musical Comedy Society - Strode Theatre (Brian Epps)

Memberships

Scouting

Skills

People and team management skills; CRB Checked; Basic AutoCAD trained; Basic Score Reading; Theatrical rigging and flying experience; Competent IT skills with PC and Mac; Experience in Stage Management, Lighting and Sound; Full Clean UK Driver Licence; First Response at work First Aid Trained; Competent Working at Height; Budgeting Skills; Basic Automation Skills; Basic Performer flying Skills.

Languages

English

Current production

This Is Not A Drill

Telephone

Available on request

Email

David.Ashford@cssd.ac.uk