Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Louis Janssen
Qualifications Stage Management, Juilliard School, New York
Practice Theateradvies bv
Location Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Membership VPT, the Netherlands; DTHG, Germany; BASTT, Belgium; TATT, Taiwan; OISTAT; STC
Background Over 30 years as practitioner on stage as stagehand, fly-man, electrician, stage manager and technical director. Both resident and touring. Since 2001 co-founder and owner of ‘Theateradvies bv’, a Dutch theatre consultancy firm. President of OISTAT since 2009.
Too many projects to mention here. Please check Planning and design in all aspects of theatre buildings, collaboration with architects, principles, users and design team members, technical equipment planning, design and specification of lighting, audio visual, communication, rigging and stage equipment.
Areas of consultancy undertaken
Business Planning  
Feasibility study Yes
Brief preparation Yes
Auditorium design Yes
Seating & sightlines Yes
Stage Lighting Yes
Stage Sound and Communications  
Stage Machinery Yes
Workshops Yes
Box office  
Other Integral theatre planning, FOH and BOH
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