Stage Management Association


The SMA is the trade association for stage managers. We support  and speak up on behalf of stage managers, taking stage management issues to other bodies and organisations within the industry and beyond to find solutions to issues of all kinds

SMA provides training, information resources, a regular quarterly magazine, and a quarterly student and early career SM newsletter, plus free advice and regular e-blogs, mentoring and career development for freelancer members- who also get  help finding work with the SMA’s Freelist (updated every month since 1964), and exclusive membership deals including a 25% discount with lots of paid jobs advertised on the members’ area of our own website   

You can join the SMA as these types of member:

  • as a Student member, if you’re in full-time education or an apprentice
  • as a Graduate, if you have graduated (or are about to graduate) from a technical theatre or stage management vocational course at one of these colleges.
  • As a Professional member  Anyone with two references from colleagues you have worked with or who are familiar with your work in paid SM role(s)

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Posted on

November 5, 2021