techincal directing

Technical Direction

The Tech Director (TD) is in charge of making constructing the set, organizing load-in and strike, making a build schedule (choose which pieces will be built when), building some props, figuring out his/her own budget, ordering his/her materials, making working drawings from the set design, and organizing the people who come in to help with construction. You lead the crew. More specifically, you will supervise shop staff, ensure all necessary materials are in stock, plan and supervise load-in and strike, as well as meet with staff to ensure all technical needs are met.