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Billy Knapper

Billy Knapper

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2015 - 2016 Scenic Artist/Stage Crew
Theatre
Cinderella
Stewart Nicholls
Qdos Entertainment
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2015 Promotion/Video Designer/LX Operator
Theatre
Hairspray
Joel Montague
Curtain Call Productions
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2015 Promotion/LX & Sound Operator
Theatre
RAW
David Crowley
troublehouse theatre
Joshua Brooks Basement
2015 Promotion/Assistant Stage Manager
Theatre
Grease
Joel Montague
Curtain Call Productions
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2014 - 2015 Stage Crew
Theatre
Jack and the Beanstalk
Qdos Entertainment
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2014 Set Co-Designer
Theatre
Little Women
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2014 Set Designer
Theatre
Anna Karenina
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
UK Tour
2014 Set Designer/Promotion
Theatre
Bouncers
Justin Williams
upSTAGE Theatre School
Leicester Square Theatre
2014 Scenic Artist
Theatre
The Roof
LIFT
National Theatre
2014 Video Designer
Theatre
#BusStopKisser
Action To The Word
Camden People's Theatre
2014 Scenic Artist & Prop Maker
Theatre
City of Angels
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2014 Scenic Artist & Prop Maker
Theatre
Spring Awakening
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2014 Photoshop Assistant
Theatre
The Canterbury Tales
Watford Palace Theatre
Watford Palace Theatre
2013 - 2014 Stage Crew
Theatre
Peter Pan
Qdos Entertainment
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2013 Sound No1/Promotion
Theatre
Stepping Out
Joel Montague
Curtain Call Productions
Nantwich Players Theatre
2013 Scenic Artist
Theatre
Jack and the Beanstalk
Goat and Monkey
Southwark Playhouse
2013 Assistant Designer
Theatre
We Happy Few
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Riverside Studios
2013 Design Assistant/Performer
Theatre
This Child
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bridewell Theatre
2013 Design Assistant
Theatre
The Will/The Dispute
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bridewell Theatre
2013 Design Assistant
Theatre
Babes In Arms
Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
Bernie Grant Arts Centre
2012 Stage Manager/Assistant Designer/Scenic Artist/Promotion
Theatre
The Priory
Justin Williams
upSTAGE Theatre School
Nantwich Players Theatre
2012 Video Designer/Performer/Promotion
Theatre
Our House
Joel Montague
Curtain Call Productions
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2012 Video Designer/Performer/Promotion
Theatre
RENT
Joel Montague
Curtain Call Productions
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2011 Video Designer/Performer
Theatre
Sweet Charity
Fiona O'Connor
Crewe Amateur Musicals Society
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
2010 Assistant Designer/Scenic Artist/Set Construction/Promotion
Theatre
Bugsy Malone
Justin Williams
Malbank Performing Arts College
Malbank School & Sixth Form College
2009 Assistant Designer/Scenic Artist/Set Construction/Performer/Promotion
Theatre
Anything Goes
Justin Williams
Malbank Performing Arts College
Malbank School & Sixth Form College
2008 Scenic Artist/Performer
Theatre
South Pacific
Justin Williams
Malbank Performing Arts College
Malbank School & Sixth Form College
2007 Scenic Artist/Stage Crew
Theatre
The Wizard of Oz
Justin Williams
Malbank Performing Arts College
Malbank School & Sixth Form College
2006 Scenic Artist/Stage Crew
Theatre
Kidnapped At Christmas
Justin Williams
Malbank Performing Arts College
Malbank School & Sixth Form College

Education

Equipment

I own and can operate: Sony RX100, QLab, Vectorworks, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Resolume Arena, Audacity, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop

I can operate: WYSIWYG, Pro Tools, ETC Ion, Hot Wire Cutter, Radial Arm Saw, Cold Saw, Band Saw, Bench Saw

About me

I am a graphic designer and lover of technology, currently studying at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, London. Through my BA in Theatre Production Arts I am looking to expand my skill-set into set design, stage management, theatre lighting/sound and digital production.

I specialised in Design and Applied Arts for my final year and achieved a First Class Honours, tasked with many roles including Set Designer, Scenic Artist, Assistant Carpenter and Prop Maker.

Additional Skills

Basic knowledge of video, lighting, sound and stage management including rigging, followspotting, basic programming, lighting design, sound editing and score reading.

Industry Awards

NODA - Best Programme Design 2010 (Scrooge The Musical).

Referees

Referee details available on request.

Skills

Primary Job Title Set Designer
Secondary Job Title Scenic Artist
Job Titles Assistant Stage Manager, AutoCAD Operator, Carpenter, Lighting Operator, Lighting, Followspot Operator, Press & Marketing Assistant, Prop Maker, Scenic Artist, Set Builder, Set Designer, Stage Assistant, Technician, Assistant, Video Designer
Years in industry 3 to 6 years
Languages Spoken English
Organisation Membership PLASA
Experienced in Comedy, Dance, Drama, Fringe, Musicals, Pantomime, Showcase
Interested in Cruises, European Tour, Live Events, UK Tour, World Tour
DBS checked Yes
Driving Licences Standard