Andrew Swarbrigg

Stage Management

Student Information


Andrew is a Scottish Stage Manager with a strong interest in music based performances, from ballet to musical theatre.

He has recently undertaken a work placement with Scottish Ballet as an Assistant Stage Manager on their brand new winter production of The Snow Queen.


  • Advanced Score Reading
  • Intermediate Qlab programming and editing
  • Basic audio/video editing, Eos Programming and operating
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Theatrical handguns and stage blood training
  • Pyrotechnics safety awareness certificate

Work Experience:

 RCS Work
  • Stage Manager — BA Modern Ballet Graduation Showcase 2019
  • Deputy Stage Manager — MACCT: Twelfth Night, Assassins: the Musical, Pyrotechnic Showcase 2019, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Innerspace Project 2018;
  • Assistant Stage Manager — Last Futures 1968, Spring Awakening and The Jungle Book; Assistant Technical Stage Manager — The Breathing House; Lighting Operator — The Angry Brigade; 
  • Lighting Technician — Pools of Bethesda;
  • Sound Operator — Last Woman Left  
Other Work
  • Assistant Stage Manager — Scottish Ballet’s: Snow Queen 2020
  • Assistant Stage Manager – RCS BA Acting Showcase 2020.  Various Am Dram shows with Aurora Productions, Inverurie Pantomime, Aberdeen Youth Musical Theatre (A.Y.M.T) and Leading Lights — 2014 – 2017


The Angry Brigade

A Midsumme Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream


The Angry Brigade

The Angry Brigade