Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Flip Tanner
Qualifications Churchill Fellow 2008; Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts; Member of Association of British Theatre Technicians; Bristol Old Vic Theatre School (1987- 1989) Stage Management & Technical Course; East Midlands Electricity Board (1980 -1987) City & Guilds 236 parts I & II; City & Guilds 236 C (advanced) Course (Distinction)
Practice CharcoalBlue
Location Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Membership ABTT
Background Nearly 30 years of experience inc. 20 with RSC culminating as project coordinator for the transformation project; also Cheltenham Everyman Theatre, West End, Barbican and Tokyo Globe. Credits inc. theatre planner, stage manager, videographer and technical director with designers/directors including Katie Mitchell, Sir Peter Hall and Michael Boyd. Recently 6 years with Fisher Dachs Associates before returning to Charcoalblue in 2016.
Experience
The Xiqu Centre for Chinese Opera Hong Kong, (completion: 2018) TC team leader
The Royal Academy of Music London, (completion: 2017) TC team leader
Marlborough College Memorial Hall (completion: 2017) TC team leader
The Rose Theatre Kingston (completion: 2017) TC team leader and auditorium design
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare's Globe (completion: 2015) TC team leader
Areas of consultancy undertaken
Business Planning Yes
Feasibility study Yes
Brief preparation Yes
Auditorium design Yes
Seating & sightlines Yes
Stage Lighting Yes
Stage Sound and Communications Yes
Stage Machinery Yes
Workshops Yes
Box office Yes
Other  
Contact E-mail flip.tanner@charcoalblue.com
Website www.charcoalblue.com