Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Mick Way
Qualifications Dip A.D., Diploma Bristol Old Vic Theatre School
Practice Theatretech
Location Haslemere, Surrey.
Membership ABTT, The Theatres Trust
Background 35 years as theatre consultant; Art College; Drama College; 5 years in repertory, touring and rock and roll; own promotions company staging events, industrials, exhibitions etc.; 2.5 years with Theatre Projects Consultants.
Experience

Theatre Royal Bath (1980)

Redesign of backstage and auditorium, new fly tower, lighting and audio systems, rigging, orchestra elevator – full consultancy services.

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (2010)

Specialist design of 2 complex lecture auditoria (one can be divided into 2); integrated audio visual systems, audio and lighting, and IP distance learning capabilities.

Jeddah TV Complex, Saudi Arabia (2007)

Design development for 3-studio complex; design and specification of all digital systems, broadcast, OB vans, studio rigging & lighting.
Ramallah Cultural Centre, West Bank, Jordan (2005) Design and specification of technical systems including rigging, lighting, audio, projection, data, translation etc.

National Theatre of Cyprus (2011)

Supervision of installation of all electrical and theatre systems and equipment, including motorised rigging, orchestra elevators, lighting, audio, etc. on 2 auditoria.
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 TV studios, lecture theatres, etc.
Contact E-mail mick@theatretech.net
Websites www.theatretech.net