The SOUND MIXER develops or sources music and sound effects according to the SOUND DESIGNER’S specifications.
The SOUND OPERATOR executes all sound during a show, including playback of music, special effects, and pre-recorded sound cues.
The STAGE CREW is sometimes referred to as stagehands or run crew.
The STAGE MANAGER, (frequently referred to as SM), works on a production from the start of rehearsals through the last performance and coordinates schedules and information for the creative team.
The STAGEDOOR & SECURITY personnel are responsible for protecting the theatre and ensuring that all audience members and those working inside the venue are safe.
A synthesizer designs, programs, and maintains various electronic systems for producing live music such as electronic keyboards, electronic drums, and backing tracks triggered from the orchestra pit.