Crew person responsible for the operation of stage machinery and other related tasks.

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Head Electrician

The permanent staff member in a theatre who runs the electrics department.

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1) The members of the electrical team. The electric team mainly work on lighting. 2) All of the electrical (lighting) equipment. Almost always now abbreviated in writing and speech to ‘LX’.

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In control of all aspects of the production. They develop the concept of the production, brief the designer and lighting designer, plot the actor’s moves, rehearse the actors and more.

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